Tag: Projects

New Product! GADSKI.COM

I’ve made a site for sharing your collectables with other collectors – check it out at: https://gadski.com/ It’s come together pretty well and I already have a list of suggestions and improvements to get to work on so go check it out!...

Raspberry Pi & Python Powered Tank

I built a Python and Raspberry Pi powered toy tank! Link to the full LinuxScrew.com article below. Part one covers replacing the internals with some custom hardware to make it move....

The Chariot (Illuminated Billboard on a Bike)

This folding conveyance cost me 30 pounds and a tube ride to the West End and back. It was rusty. I scrubbed the chrome with aluminium foil to lift off the rust, oiled everything and replaced the handlebars / seat. An illuminated sign made from a wash basket and...

Electrolytic Rust Removal

I have a shed full of rusty stuff to knock the rust off of, and no time to do it. There’s tutorials on electrolytic rust removal all over the internet, so I’ll spare the details and just show off my design. The barrel is about 25 litres, so I...

Abandoned DIY Mac Palmtop Project

I annoyingly had to abandon this project which started as a prototype for a classic macOS palmtop. I’d been after a palmtop with a usuable keyboard for a while (Something like the Poqet PC from the early 90s), but wasn’t having any luck. This was my attempt at creating...

Building a Light Gun Arcade Machine

I’ve been working on an arcade machine project on and off. My brother put together the screen and case while I worked on the internals and software. It’s still not completely done, but below are some shots of the work in progress. As far as the software side of...