sound system

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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new coat

R2’s new raincoat arrived. It fits pretty well for something designed to cover something else. Anyway this will hopefully save me from unexpected rain or splashes on long car trips or at outdoor events here in unpredictable Texas Grill cover by kimncris, on Flickr PS. As it turns out, my battery boxes are indeed the … Continue reading »

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dome communication!

today my second attempt at a backup controller arrived and it works! second controller works! by kimncris, on Flickr the cool thing is that it works even with the original dongle. The bad thing might also be the same thing. Did I just get extremely lucky or are there not very many different controller models … 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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charging and data port logics completed

last night and tonight I wanted to finish up the charge bay and data logics to get the A and A panel SK-10 to fit my wooden frame first I had to remove the walls I had glued in around the panel sides remove walls to get it to fit by kimncris, on Flickr then … Continue reading »

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minor progress

electronics drudgery tonight I did finally after several more attempts get my sounds to work as they should – the trick was finally copying them one at a time to the memory card I could not get the dome code talking to the body code though – the ps2 code that DanF has written is … Continue reading »

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One Year

last test before the holidays I finally got all of the electronics in place, wired through the slip ring to the dome and connected to the real battery source. This was the goal all along, to have one power source. boy is it heavy now BTW – but it works! Its been a year now … Continue reading »

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electronics back in

I started putting my electronics back in now that I have my switch panel installed before I did that I hooked up my old one to make sure it was still working and took a few pictures to help me remember how to reassemble it before pics 1 by kimncris, on Flickr before pics 2 … Continue reading »

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Sunday Drive

Tried working on the sound issues today, and after a lot of experimentation I find it totally unreliable, even after renaming clips to the TRACK001.MP3 format and reducing the number of clips to test with, it just plays random clips, or sometimes no clip at all. The volume control works, sometimes, but for the most … Continue reading »

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Stephanie – No Disassemble!

back to r2 after a long week at work I decided to use pennies to center the rockler on the frame I measured it first and it seemed to be about 5 pennies worth, plus a little tape width of 5 pennies by kimncris, on Flickr here it is centered pennies in place by kimncris, … Continue reading »

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