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11th Mar 2015

Arduino Day 2015

A once a year party to celebrate the maker movement! Arduino Day is a great excuse to get together to share projects and have some fun. This is organised by Maker...

26th Feb 2015

Business Cards from Record Covers

I’ve got a glut of record covers from the vinyl clock and vinyl jewelry project. I decided to stamp a few business cards from them. I’ve been laser cutting them...

26th Feb 2015

Keyboard Holder

Put your keyboard on top of your monitor to save space! You can just grab it to do more serious typing or poke the keys while it’s in the tray....

22nd Feb 2015

Line Follower Robot

There’s a bit of buzz over at Ottawa Robotics Enthusiasts about having a contest! There are two events. Line follower and maze solver. The dates being looked at are March 9th, 14th or 15th. I am...

19th Feb 2015

Vinyl Comb

I needed a comb. So I made a comb out of vinyl. Came out really nice. The small one is the size of a business card.  

15th Feb 2015
Vinyl Sugar Skull Clock

Vinyl Clocks

Here are some vinyl clocks I made from LP records (other clocks). These records were up for disposal so they’re receiving new life as clocks instead of being gone forever. The project has...

15th Feb 2015

Vinyl Jewelry

Here are a few vinyl (and CD/DVD) pendants I made. I’ve been making these vinyl record clocks and I have quite a bit of scraps of LP vinyl so I decided this...

18th Jan 2015


Shared CNC Machines in Ottawa This is a rough draft to propose one or more shared CNC machines! Comment away! What’s a CNC Cutter? It’s an great way to cut many materials....

17th Jan 2015

Dancing Laser Flower

I’ve got this laser show toy that gives an interesting projection by shining a laser on two wobbly mirrors which are attached to motors. I wanted to make my own using...

16th Jan 2015
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Hack613: Ottawa Arduino and Hacker Meetup Group

We’re a friendly group of beginners and experts. We like to make and hack things. We’re more than Arduino. We’re into: Art Drones Robotics Arduino Microcontrollers Electronics RC vehicles and planes Making...

15th Jan 2015

Vinyl Valentines Templates

I made valentines cards on the laser a while back. Super fun but it’s a bit more labor than it looks. I used a simpler technique with Christmas Cards using templates...

12th Jan 2015

Record Tote

I occasionally have to carry a few records for the Record Clock project. It’s not too hard but there are a lot of ways to damage records. I’ve been carrying...

10th Jan 2015

Aluminum Dog Tags

I want to make a batch of aluminum dog tags for all my friends with dogs. My first prototype came out good enough to use but it’s not very nice. I’m going...

06th Jan 2015

Hack613 Tuesdays

These meetups are intended to be social to talk about making and hacking projects. Of course people can bring projects to work on too! But it tends to be in...

05th Jan 2015
Spindle Business Card

Spindle Adapter Business Cards

I make business cards out of my cutoffs and one of the more popular ones lately has been my business cards from vinyl records. Here’s the latest version. The spindle...

03rd Jan 2015

Wood Menu

Living Hinge Table Topper I made a lace-up table topper prototype but I wasn’t sure how well it would lace up. I put extra holes to experiment. I can’t picture...