Getting more throttle resolution from an old RC Controller.
I have been flying my tricopter around lately, and getting a bit better at not running it in to things. But one thing in particular has been bugging me about the controller that I have. The throttle stick resolution seemed really low, especially when compared to a friends, much newer and nicer controller. When flying […]
The 3d Printers at Work
Its amazing what you can print these days. We tested out the Mendel Prusa last evening by printing this cool little light bulb sculpture. If you could make any design in your head come to life, what would it be? Much of what we can do these days with 3D printing is due to the …
Handlebar Camera Bracket
Tonight, I finally got around to finishing up the Handlebar Camera Mount project. The mount consists of a hunk of printed PLA, sawed in half, and bolted back together around the handlebars. At the moment, I have a piece of rubber tape wrapped around the bar, under the mount, to keep it from slipping, but […]
Printer Parts â€“ Heater Tube
Jason notes that I forgot to post a photo of the other Mendel parts I’ve been building for the MakeryMendel. Â Below are photos of a stainless steel heater tube (the one that I didn’t ruin by welding a drillbit to the inside) as well as the “order form” that Brandon sent me. His drawings aren’t […]