Posts Tagged with 'sparkfun'

EL Pinwheel star headed to Burning Man?

I came to the conclusion that my EL Pinwheel side project was collecting dust, so I gave an Artisan's Asylum burner the star, and some extra AA's to have some fun with it. I hope to possibly see this wind up in the background shot or a video of some playa action, but I doubt it will make it back into my hands in one piece. :)

EL pinwheel
EL pinwheel star headed to that thing in the desert?

Applying NEVERWET to the EL Umbrella

I have been recently testing the hydrophobic spray called "NEVERWET" to various materials to gauge it's effectiveness and practicality for projects.

Over the course of the last few weeks I have tested it on several materials, but this post is about applying it to electronics to protect them from water damage. Read more »

The DigBox Castle is under siege!

A few weeks ago, I had a chance to visit my street deployed DigBox Castle in Harvard Square for the 1st time in person.

I was fully expecting it to either be stolen, or suffering from engineering door failure. However, what I found was that it had been only partially vandalized and beaten by some extreme Summer weather ... it was, however, still standing. Remarkably it also seemed to be faired pretty well. Read more »

Castle DigBox is in Harvard Square

I just found out that the Castle DigBox I created last year is now deployed in Harvard Square. Here are some pics:

Castle DigBox

Castle DigBox

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