Vinyl Clocks! Time to MAKE Masquerade Mask Lighting Maker Movement Hack613 Arduino FireFly Snowflake Learn Arduino Walkalong Glider Kits

Time to MAKE

Turn off the TV and make something! Come to one of these meetups all welcome!

Masquerade Mask Lighting

Arduino powered Masquerade Masks

Maker Movement

Come to meetups!

Hack613

Ottawa’s hackers and makers.

Arduino

Learn Arduino! Meet people who love Arduino!

FireFly

FireFly is a socially aware pendant. It lights your way through the night and through a unique social experience.

Snowflake

Arduino powered snowflakes!

Learn Arduino

Arduino User Group #Ottawa

Walkalong Glider Kits

Is it fun or is it education?

25th May 2015
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2015 Parol Lantern

I’m already getting requests for Christmas Parol Lanterns. In the past I just made kits but this year friends and family have put a bug in my ear to do...

20th May 2015
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CD Wind Mobile

I was asked to make some circles for a Wind mobile ornament project. So I did.  

11th May 2015
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Shiny Spot on Ceres

NASA’s DAWN space mission is the first of it’s kind on many fronts. It has visited the planet Vesta and is now nearing Ceres a “dwarf planet”. That’s after a staggering...

28th Apr 2015
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Guitar Picks

I made up some guitar picks with my CNC machine. I added holes to some of them figuring that was a good idea. I made them from vinyl, polycarbonate sheet,...

25th Apr 2015
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Silly Walks Clock Conversion!

I made a Ministry of Silly Walks conversion kit by cutting out parts from a DVD cover (yay for upcycling). I’m supposing the material is polypropylene. If you’d like to see...

21st Apr 2015
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Suck-o-Matic

We need a vacuum for the CNC613 project. I’m going to make a nice dust extractor but I wanted to pull something together quickly for the mean time. I came...

17th Apr 2015
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Custom CNC Machine

I’m putting together a CNC machine for the CNC613 project. I ordered a 6040 chassis from Shenzhen, China. That means it has a working area of about 60x40cm. Working height...

16th Apr 2015
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CNC Cart

I need a cart for the CNC613 project. Here’s a concept I drew up that uses 24′ of 2×4 and 30′ of 1×4. I was thinking I’d use drywall screws and glue....

13th Apr 2015
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Switch Plates

I’ve been making things from vinyl lately. Who doesn’t want vinyl switch plates! I saw these in the internet and couldn’t resist making my own!

02nd Apr 2015
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Karaoke Fund Raiser

I donated three vinyl clocks, vinyl jewelry and a Special Edition Zen Glider for a greyhound fund raiser. It’s a great cause and it was an interesting social. I highly recommend the Shanghai Restaurant...

02nd Apr 2015
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Quadcopter Drone

A lot of my friends have all these fancy drones and quad-copters. They’ve been meeting regularly at the makerspace. I decided to get one but I’m going the minimalist route....

11th Mar 2015
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Arduino Day 2015

A once a year party to celebrate the maker movement! This year the event is  organised by Maker Space North and Ottawa’s Arduino Group! We decided to have it as an informal...

26th Feb 2015
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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
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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
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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
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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.  

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