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New Part Day: SD NAND are Surface Mount Chips That Work Like An SD Card

SD cards have long been a favorite with microcontroller hobbyists. Cheap, readily available, and easily interfaced, they remain a staple for small projects that need to store a lot …

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ok let's do this

announcing FennelConf Online: 2nd of January 2021 @ 22:00 UTC / 14:00 US Pacific

this is not a "proper" online conference; it's just a chill show-and-tell. take 10 or 15 minutes to talk about something neat you did with Fennel.

DM or email me if you want to show something. there is no expectation that presentations be fancy or polished. no slides please, just bring your enthusiasm.

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Casting Skateboard Wheels with a 3D Printed Mold

We’ll admit that most of the Hackaday staff wouldn’t get too far on a skateboard, but that doesn’t mean we can’t appreciate the impressive DIY wheels that [Chris McCann] has managed to cast using 3D print…

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library for reading and modifying STL files, and it has support for using Numpy.

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SpaceX Starship Replica Attempts The Bellyflop

SpaceX are perhaps most well known for their vertically-landing reusable rocket technology. The latest such effort is the Starship, which recently underwent a fiery test in the last month to attempt a belly…

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I've posted an updated video on how to get the CadQuery Python-based CAD library installed in Linux.

Really liking Paru for Arch. It is like yay but written in rust :)

To all of you Mastodon admins out there, how do you handle the storage requirements of your instance? I regularly run the maintenance scripts to free up space, but our Makerdon instance is going to need another storage size increase soon.

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