My buddy just moved into a new apartment and was forced to downsize his workspaces. As a result, he sold me his partially assembled Zenworks CNC for CHEAP. I immediately set out to get it up and running.
This video is awesome on a few levels: not only is it a fantastic time capsule of a Reagan-era American manufacturing plant, but these guys and gals had arguably one of the coolest jobs around at the time.
My brother, father and I built model railroads many years ago, and I could only dream of being able to do it with “grown-up money”. Much of my mechanical mind springs from there, and the video is equally inspiring to both me, and the ever-present 10-year-old still alive in my heart.
Marble Machine built and composed by Martin Molin Video filmed and edited by Hannes Knutsson On a similar note, this…
For Christmas 2016, my girlfriend and I made nightlights for her infant “niece” and “nephew”. Next steps: 1.) Launch Auntie Jenna’s Nite Lite Co., 2.) Profit.
My attempts to build a PWM dimming circuit based on just a 555 timing chip and a power transistor.
Half Rube Goldberg, half Techno achievement—if you have six minutes to watch this, I implore you to.