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Category Archives: Hacks

  1. Lasers from Scrounged Star Shower January 1, 2016

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Parts, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts.

    4 comments
  2. Arduino Tip – Better Serial Debug February 1, 2015

    Posted in Arduino, Development Tools, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Parts, Projects, Tips, Workshop Tips.

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  3. Replacing delay() in Arduino Sketches – IsTime() to the rescue! January 21, 2012

    Posted in Arduino, Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Projects, Tips.

    7 comments
  4. Quick Work Bench March 20, 2010

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Parts, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts, Workshop Tips, Workshop Tools.

    2 comments
  5. Repurpose a Solar Garden Light February 23, 2010

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts.

    9 comments
  6. Ethernet Cable Audio Extension January 23, 2010

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Parts, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts, Workshop Tips.

    10 comments
  7. DIY USB to Serial Cable For $3! October 4, 2009

    Posted in Arduino, Development Tools, Discovering, Electronics Links, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Parts, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts, Workshop Tips.

    7 comments
  8. IPhone Audio Breadboard Adaptor September 6, 2009

    Posted in Arduino, Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts, Workshop Tools.

    9 comments
  9. Hacking a Cat Litter Box February 1, 2009

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Microcontroller, Projects.

    6 comments
  10. Scrounging LED Christmas Lights December 27, 2008

    Posted in Hacks, Parts, Projects, Scrounging, Scrounging Parts.

    5 comments
  11. IR Remote Power Control for Media PC November 16, 2008

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Microcontroller, Projects.

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  12. dsPIC WAV Player July 21, 2008

    Posted in Development Tools, Discovering, Electronics Links, Hacks, Microcontroller, Projects.

    24 comments
  13. Nokia 1110 mono to color display MOD May 11, 2008

    Posted in Hacks, Projects, Scrounging.

    8 comments
  14. Inside a Toll Way RFID Tag April 29, 2008

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks.

    10 comments
  15. Wii Nunchuck Mouse Code Breakdown April 19, 2008

    Posted in Arduino, Hacks, Microcontroller, Projects.

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  16. RGB LED Ping Pong Ball Light March 3, 2008

    Posted in Arduino, Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Projects, Scrounging.

    8 comments
  17. Ping Pong Ball LED Diffuser February 21, 2008

    Posted in Discovering, Hacks, Ideas, Projects.

    19 comments
  18. Arduino Analog Gauge February 12, 2008

    Posted in Arduino, Hacks, Ideas, Microcontroller, Projects.

    26 comments
  19. Accelerometer Mouse Video October 30, 2007

    Posted in Hacks, Microcontroller, Projects.

    2 comments
  20. Arduino Compatible Bare Bones Diecimila Mod September 9, 2007

    Posted in Arduino, Development Tools, Hacks, Microcontroller.

    4 comments
  21. Simple Robot How-To August 12, 2007

    Posted in Hacks, Projects.

    49 comments
  22. Sprinkler control with embedded linux August 3, 2007

    Posted in Hacks, Projects.

    20 comments
  23. TTL to RS232 adaptor Explained June 11, 2007

    Posted in Development Tools, Discovering, Electronics Links, Hacks, Microcontroller, Parts, Projects, Scrounging Parts, Workshop Tools.

    22 comments
  24. LM555 Tick tick tick May 29, 2007

    Posted in Hacks, Parts, Projects, Scrounging Parts.

    12 comments
  25. Pinewood Derby Finish Line Detector May 21, 2007

    Posted in Hacks, Projects.

    9 comments