Project Status

The spreadsheet view below is a live update of the status of my projects. Links in the menu will take you to details for specific projects as they are written up.

Next tasks
Depends on
DaveNASTestingInstall in rackbuilding the rack
Quad floor-standing monitorsTestingStabaliser designWorkshop refit
Prusa i3 printer rebuild + enclosureIn progressPrint cooler designtime
K40 laser cutter rebuildIn progressMotion control, HV safety, Cooling loopWorkshop refit
AR sandboxIn progressProjector setup, dummy system calWorkshop refit
GeekBoxPile-of-partsInternal frame design
Reflow OvenPile-of-partsGeekbox
4-digit bubble clockWishful thinkingParts sourcing
Linear Word ClockWishful thinkingArcylic Design
Word WatchPCB DesignPower managements / microcontrollertime
Storage+Computer rackWoodworking 70%Redesign top and bottom structuretime

Project Pages

Quad-monitor floor stand
I do a lot of CAD work as an electronics designer, and was feeling that even a dual-monitor setup was just not quite good enough. Couple that with some annoying repetitive strain injuries that I’ve been collecting over the years, and I decided that ditching the desk might be helpful too. Desks are wasteful things
So what is it? This project was born out of some sort of necessity, deep in me somewhere. I tried to get Project Omega (a configurable card-based electronics platform) off the ground, but the current open source compatible FPGAs were proving just too minimal to be sufficiently useful and I shelved the project until the
DaveNAS / OpenMediaVault
I needed to replace my ageing NAS with something a little more modern and hackable. My old system was born out of need – I built something from parts I had lying around – an old laptop running NAS4FREE and a few external drives for data. I spent nothing but a little time. It was