Video Friday: Halloween inspiration

September is almost over and Halloween is coming closer.

I’ve been thinking of starting up some new Arduino, Raspberry Pi and/or Micro:bit projects, and figured that a little Halloween project would be a good start?

For this reason, I’ve found a few Halloween themed Arduino projects on Youtube. Maybe you can find some inspiration in them as I have?

Can’t wait to start making my own little scary project soon!

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Advanced 3D printed humanoid robots you can build

This friday is all about advanced 3D printed humanoid robots, that you can build!

As the title says, these are advanced projects. And thus mostly meant as inspiration and motivation. In the end of this post you will however find information about an entry level bipedal robot. Continue reading “Advanced 3D printed humanoid robots you can build”

Lego lock and puzzle boxes – Video Day 36/16

Lego lock and puzzle boxes

One of the projects on my never ending projects-to-do-list is a secret puzzle and mystery box. You know one of those where the lock of the box is a combination of different small puzzles.

On my search for inspiration I found the following three cool Lego videos. The first is a Lego safe with a combination lock mechanism. The two last are a simple and a more advanced Lego puzzle box.

I showed the two Lego puzzle box to the 5 year-old maker (soon to be 6 year-old maker!), and she can’t stop asking if we got the parts to make them. And if not, when we can buy the remaining parts.

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How old school graphics work – Video day 35/16

Today is all about old school graphics.

September is here, which means no more vacation and lots of studying!

And of course also new Friday Videos here at Maker Tech 😉

I am currently working on projects about getting different kinds of tv outputs from the Arduino. Mainly for games but the same tricks could of course also be used for other applications 🙂

So todays videos are also about graphics. Old school graphics. Continue reading “How old school graphics work – Video day 35/16”