28
September
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Movie Night at the Cottage

Every year at our cottage, our family holds an outdoor movie night.  It is always a fun way to end the summer. I thought I would post some information on our setup, so that others could try it too. The Screen: The screen is one of the most important parts of the movie night setup. […]

28
December
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DIY Music Synchronized Traffic Light

The purpose of this project was to create a unique decoration for my room. Instead of just making a traffic light that is on all of the time, I decided to add my own twist. For quite a while I have been experimenting with LEDs and syncing them to music. I started last Halloween when […]

11
May
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DIY Camera Crane Update.

I have recently made some changes to my DIY Camera Crane. I got sick of the position of the monitor, so I fabricated a bracket to hold it on the pivot point. I also painted the whole thing with flat black spray paint to make it look more professional. I chose flat black to minimize […]

11
March
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DIY Camera Crane

Over the past week I have been building a camera crane, or jib.  For those of you who do not know what a camera crane is, it is a device that allows you to take video from really high in the air to really low in the air.  The one I built costs about $25.00, […]

1
July
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Easy To Build Stepper Controller from Recycled Materials

****I take no responsibility for any injuries, fried computers, or anything of that manner.  Follow these instructions at your own risk**** I am 13 I have always wanted to build a cnc machine but because inexpensive parts are hard to find in Canada I have had trouble trying to build a decent cnc controller. The […]

1
July
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DIY Spoke POV

****I take no responsibility for any injuries, fried computers, or anything of that manner.  Follow these instructions at your own risk**** This is a simpler version of the Ladyada SpokePOV and the Monkeylectric Monkey Light. Unfortunatly, this version cannot spell words of pictures. It can however, make your bike stand out in the dark. This […]