Sam and I have broken a few helicopters. The plastic piece that balances the rotor blades and prevents the top blade from intersecting the lower blade isn't very robust.
Here is the helicopter:
Removed the plastic casing:
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Soldering the headers
MIDI sample code 1
Finding the sample spec
MIDI sample code 2
In addition to our guide written here, there is a lot of information about getting started with the instrument shield here ->…
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Samantha Brunhaver & John Brunhaver
Link to Dropbox folder: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/7099240/DesigningForKids.zip
Link to Youtube video: http://youtu.be/bd0NCeUTLTM
Based on her love of board games, puzzles, animals, and magic, we decided to develop a “race to the end” type of board game for Elizabeth, our…Continue
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My goal was to build a two part mold using the vacuum former. My strategy was to vacuum form each half using some cardboard to offset the vacuumed form.
Here is the second pass where I include the cutout of the vacuumed form from the first pass:
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"Mozart 1" by Kenneth Snelson
Specifically, I was inspired by the idea of suspended objects, tension, and materials being used in unexpected ways.
My brainstorm was to build a clock held in place by a ring of curved wood. It is a somewhat abnormal use…Continue
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