DOME

servo control – activate!

finally – an R2 success! yesterday I finally got up the nerve to redo my wiring with my screwshield that Randy recommended about a year ago. screwshield parts by kimncris, on Flickr assemble by kimncris, on Flickr I hard wired in this little jumper circuit so that I could add or take away the 10k … Continue reading »

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Holo LIGHT! Whine GONE!

I spent some time not doing my taxes tonight and re-programming R2 Finally after a few mis-steps – the Front Holo Projector is working! HP working by kimncris, on Flickr also very speedy delivery from Dustoff302 – I received his RCA connector version of the Ground Loop Isolator. it works like a charm! No more … Continue reading »

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dome lights problem fixed!

while tweaking the code this week I’ve also been trying to get a head start on the other two feet starting outside feet by kimncris, on Flickr milling slots by kimncris, on Flickr halfway there by kimncris, on Flickr but I haven’t gotten very far yet with that. on the brighter side I have got … Continue reading »

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dome mostly done

kept on working on R2 this weekend attached some of the unpainted panels and the holo projector cones and lenses putting on some panels by kimncris, on Flickr cones siliconed by kimncris, on Flickr lens installed by kimncris, on Flickr a couple of minutes to work on the data panel built box around red LEDS … Continue reading »

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wireless!

a few items came in the mail today my new mad catz controller – used from Ebay a panel mount XLR connector for the charge bay (which maybe is waiting at the post office) mad catz controller by kimncris, on Flickr and Kim’s adafruit order came in which contained my wingshield kit to hardwire in … Continue reading »

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dome progress

over the weekend I continued on the dome I made these little styrene holders for my holo projectors bend plastic back frame by kimncris, on Flickr they are designed just to hold the cups snug to the inner dome goes in back frame by kimncris, on Flickr holes drilled by kimncris, on Flickr test install … Continue reading »

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dome part 2

today the madness continued but at a slower pace I resumed with the logics cut out logics holes by kimncris, on Flickr file them down by kimncris, on Flickr fit by kimncris, on Flickr this is what it my holes looked like before a good bit of filing rear logic by kimncris, on Flickr and … Continue reading »

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Dome

I set myself a goal of having r2 functional if not complete by Feb 16 so that is not much time!!! Anyway Today I set about making some headway on the dome first remove the laser slag remove laser slag by kimncris, on Flickr sand the insides sand inside by kimncris, on Flickr sand more … Continue reading »

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teeces kit assembled and working – mostly

I progressed some more with the lights tonight I started assembling the front logics components front logics by kimncris, on Flickr and tested the power before getting too far working test by kimncris, on Flickr when I hooked them up as a single chain they both worked but the one on the right was acting … Continue reading »

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dome electronics

here’s something I hate about texas rust! grr by kimncris, on Flickr other people who live here and have shops – how do you keep the rust from ruining your stuff? Many of my tools have begun to rust and this never happened the entire time we lived in LA anyway I re-ordered and got … Continue reading »

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