Also, this oldie goldie from SMBC really fits in here.
Reason number 4196 why I like my #framework laptop:
The expansion card system is somewhat open-source and *of course* someone designed a snack drawer!
Linux Mint installer seems happy so far.
Unsavory search results
Wow, looks like the SEO opportunities for TubeList are wiiiide open!
The new part works perfectly! And looks pretty nice too.
I swear, manufacturing still feels like magic. Like, I created a *real thing* out of nothing but imagination and stock materials.
Good morning, printer!
Looks like the part stuck to the bed!
Only a few hours left and I can try out the part.
Ok, the whole part is designed now. I spent waaaaay too much time on this, but at least it's not as much time as it takes to print. I'll let it run overnight (and then some), and hopefully the scooter will be ready for a trip tomorrow!
The new fender doesn't have nearly the same wheel coverage as the old one, but this print almost overflows my printer's build size as it is! With that and the overhang limits, I can't really make it much bigger as a single part.
Managed to match the weird curve on the light housing fairly well.
Quick and dirty partial print to check mounting hole alignment. Looks great!
I’m still designing the larger part that connects the tail light to the deck.
It worked! Looks like I can solder 0603 passives without too much trouble. And now I can breadboard with those damn tiny bits too. This little breakout board was half utility and half test/practice. 😃
I finally got the isolation routing to come out clean! 😃
I just had to measure the imperfections in the tool and adjust the isolation job to compensate. Oi, what a pain, but at least it worked.
Btw, this is a test board for a bunch of 0603 passives I just ordered. Should be good soldering practice too.
Building products using embedded electronics. Or trying to.
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