Archive for the ‘Engineering’ Category

Niton XL2 XRF Analyzer – Metal Composition

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

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LASER Printers – How they work and subsequent uses of their parts

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

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There are many applications for LASER printer parts detailed on YouTube and elsewhere.

A video of the hexagonal mirror in operation. It spins very rapidly and must have an indexer to allow position and speed control.

Free power- How to convert an old washing machine into a water powered generator

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

This project uses the motor from cheaper washing machines you would be likely to find in Latin America.  I am not sure if they are sold in the USA.

United States Electric Grid Interconnections

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

The SlingShot Channel – JoergSprave

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Partially automated homebuilding process – Blueprint Robotics

Monday, April 17th, 2017

How To Make Screw Lock Sugar Rockets

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

First-person view radio control

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

First-person view (FPV), also known as remote-person view (RPV), or simply video piloting, is a method used to control a radio-controlled vehicle from the driver or pilot's view point. Most commonly it is used to pilot a radio-controlled aircraft or other type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

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PEX Quick Connect Plastic Tubing and Fitting System for Plumbing replacement

Friday, March 24th, 2017

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Rapid OverView: Development of the Diesel Engine – 1952 Educational Documentary

Friday, March 24th, 2017

This video provides a quick historical overview of the different forms heat engines took during the development phase of their history.