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by Michael Kaudze
Wed Jun 23, 2010 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ed Roberts
Replies: 7
Views: 1140

Re: Ed Roberts

Triumph of the Nerds. Starring Robert X. Cringely.
by Michael Kaudze
Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FYI: Smileys Workshop #24 - July 2010 Issue
Replies: 0
Views: 785

FYI: Smileys Workshop #24 - July 2010 Issue

A last minute edit caused a line to wrap over to the next, and pushed the last line off the page. We just discovered it ourselves this morning. The last sentence should read: "Next month, we will build on what we've done so far, and tackle the AVR program memory space. I promise that everything will...
by Michael Kaudze
Tue May 25, 2010 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smiley's workshop22.ziopfile
Replies: 4
Views: 795

Re: Smiley's workshop22.ziopfile

Workshop22.zip file is now available. Its in the downloads section at www.nutsvolts.com - under the category MAGAZINE in the toolbar.
by Michael Kaudze
Thu May 20, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smiley's workshop22.ziopfile
Replies: 4
Views: 795

Re: Smiley's workshop22.ziopfile

I am still waiting for the files from the author so we can put them in the download section. Should be available any day now... We hope. :)

You can also check his website for any updates. Although i didnt see #21 on there either.

www.smileymicros.com
by Michael Kaudze
Wed May 19, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sun/Moon Jar
Replies: 5
Views: 943

Re: Sun/Moon Jar

Oh... LIFEHACKER did one... I believe i posted it as a blog on Nuts & Volts a long time ago... Here it is:

http://lifehacker.com/5316055/diy-sun-jar-in-a-jiffy
by Michael Kaudze
Wed May 19, 2010 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sun/Moon Jar
Replies: 5
Views: 943

Re: Sun/Moon Jar

I dont believe we have done a project like the moon jars. We have done a Peanut Butter Jar Monster Detector.

I've seen the jars at ThinkGeek...

http://www.thinkgeek.com/homeoffice/lights/994a/
by Michael Kaudze
Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Star Roamer
Replies: 16
Views: 2503

Re: Star Roamer

CKD = Butler...

lol!
by Michael Kaudze
Wed Mar 03, 2010 9:44 am
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Smileys Workshop
Replies: 9
Views: 4287

Re: Smileys Workshop

Workshop20.zip is now available in the Downloads
by Michael Kaudze
Fri Feb 26, 2010 9:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cool!
Replies: 2
Views: 587

Re: Cool!

I'll Take 2 Please :mrgreen:
by Michael Kaudze
Thu Feb 25, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Smileys Workshop
Replies: 9
Views: 4287

Re: Smileys Workshop

Joe Pardue - the author of the series has not made the file public yet... As soon as he releases the files we will have them available for download... You can also check out his homepage http://www.smileymicros.com/ for any updates. When we receive the file you can download it from the download sect...
by Michael Kaudze
Fri Sep 04, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Arch-Ball Clock
Replies: 1
Views: 2218

Re: Arch-Ball Clock

The voltage regulator has an internal thermal shutdown so if it gets too hot it will shut itself down. It has a maximum junction temperature of 150 degrees Celsius (302 degrees Fahrenheit). Stepper motors are known to run warm. The stepper motor in the parts list has a maximum temperature rise of 80...