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X5 Build Log - FPV Ready[Videos & Pics] - RC Groups

X5 Build Log - FPV Ready[Videos & Pics] - RC Groups | Heron | Scoop.it

In the world of FPV planes theres a lot where you can choose. e.g we can mention some classics like Easy Star, Skywalker, Ursus, Easy Glider, Epp-FPV by Hobby King, Bixler, Clouds and many more where the interior space, load capacity, flight attitude and versatility are fundamentals factors at the moment you make THE choice.

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Buko 3D Printer, raising the bar of open source 3d printing

Bukobots will be the next generation of RepRap 3D printers. For new or experienced makers, there's an easy to build model for everyone!
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For Those About To Launch, We Salute You

For Those About To Launch, We Salute You | Heron | Scoop.it
A project true to the series title, Weekend Projects, our latest offering, 10-Rail Model Rocket Mega-Launcher, is a true weekend build but will actually save…...
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Maker Faire Shenzhen China: Robots!

Maker Faire Shenzhen China: Robots! | Heron | Scoop.it
Maker Faire Shenzhen was inhabited by lot of strange and wonderful non-humans. Here's a selection of our favorites.

This walking baby-bot is controlled by the elaborate headgear worn by the operator.
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Sweet CNC Build

Sweet CNC Build | Heron | Scoop.it
The Beatty family is building a lovely enclosure that will hold the computer and motor control boards for a CNC, using acrylic and MicroRAX t-slot…...
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littleBits – “Snap and play electronic circuits like LEGOS” « adafruit industries blog

littleBits – “Snap and play electronic circuits like LEGOS” « adafruit industries blog | Heron | Scoop.it

littleBits is a system of modular electronics that snap together with tiny magnets for prototyping and play. The littleBits starter kit is the first kit by littleBits and contains all you need to get started within seconds.

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The Best Power Cord Winder – RoboReel | High T3ch

The Best Power Cord Winder – RoboReel | High T3ch | Heron | Scoop.it
Almost all power cord winders look and function the same but the RoboReel is one power cord winder on steroids.
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Qbo goes legit, now up for pre-order on maker's site

Qbo goes legit, now up for pre-order on maker's site | Heron | Scoop.it

So, you'll have to forgive the growing pains experienced by TheCorpora, whose six years in development labor of cybernetic love, Qbo, is now ready for mass consumption. To make this ever-evolving, endearing bot on wheels easily accessible, the team's divvied up its commercial wares into two distinct offerings: Basic and Complete.

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World Amateur Radio Day | Southgate Amateur Radio News

World Amateur Radio Day | Southgate Amateur Radio News | Heron | Scoop.it
On 18 April 2012, radio amateurs will be celebrating World Amateur Radio Day, on the 87th anniversary of the founding of the International Amateur Radio Union or IARU...
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12 year olds and cars - Kathryn's Fiero - Pennock's Fiero Forum

12 year olds and cars - Kathryn's Fiero - Pennock's Fiero Forum | Heron | Scoop.it

A 14 years old girl, and her family rebuild a fiero.

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Oddwerx - Autonomous Smartphone Robots

Set your phone free with Oddwerx! A dock that can turn your iPhone or Android phone into an autonomous robot with personality.
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Pebble: E-Paper Watch for iPhone and Android

Pebble is a customizable watch. Download new watchfaces, use sports and fitness apps, get notifications from your phone.
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Mechanical CPU-Simulating Wall Clock

Mechanical CPU-Simulating Wall Clock | Heron | Scoop.it

For a CPU to do any meaningful work, it needs to be told what to do. This comes in the form of instructions.

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RC Hot Wheels Gymkhana!

RC Hot Wheels Gymkhana! | Heron | Scoop.it
You may not think you're familiar with gymkhana in motorsport, but you've likely seen it. On commercials or on the Web, the drifting, weavin...
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Barobo, Inc. | Educational Robotics

Barobo, Inc. | Educational Robotics | Heron | Scoop.it

The Mobot educational robot broadens student participation in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education.

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Google Science Fair: Des LEGO pour vos protocoles de labo ! | ScientiGeek - La symbiose du geek et du scientifique

Google Science Fair: Des LEGO pour vos protocoles de labo ! | ScientiGeek - La symbiose du geek et du scientifique | Heron | Scoop.it
L'art de la pseudo-procrastination au labo...
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Maker Faire Shenzhen China: Toys!

Maker Faire Shenzhen China: Toys! | Heron | Scoop.it

Animatronic Android is a walking robotic mascot from the popular operating system. Check out the other toys we spotted at Maker Faire Shenzhen below the break.
Loads of lego robots.
Space Invaders played on a CON badge shown by Mi ...

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The Automata / Automaton Blog: New web site for automata artist ...

The Automata / Automaton Blog: New web site for automata artist ... | Heron | Scoop.it
We just got word that the talented automata artist Wanda Sowry has a new address for her web site. Wanda Sowry's web site may be ... Be sure to check it out to see the lovely use of different woods in her various automata.
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Vote For Montclair Glenfield School’s K’nex Roller Coaster in National Contest - Barista Kids | Barista Kids

Vote For Montclair Glenfield School’s K’nex Roller Coaster in National Contest - Barista Kids | Barista Kids | Heron | Scoop.it

For the second year running, Ms. Washington’s math students at Glenfield Middle School in Montclair have made it into the top 5 in the Cedar Point K’nex Great Thrill Ride Build, a national math contest. The students worked extremely hard designing and building heir own roller coaster using K’nex construction sets, which they named Do Ur THANGS (Thrill Hills and Notorious Gaming Skills) coaster.!

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Q.bo Robot |

Q.bo Robot | | Heron | Scoop.it
A CHILD'S DREAM I belong to that generation who grew up devouring science fiction novels which promised us that by the year 2000 we would spend the...
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press information | Detailed 3D model in real time

press information | Detailed 3D model in real time | Heron | Scoop.it

A new hand-held, portable 3D scanner expands the range of Hohenstein Institutes in Bönnigheim in the area of contactless 3D recording.

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Mathematical Quilts - Image Page 1

Mathematical Quilts - Image Page 1 | Heron | Scoop.it
Check out http://mathematicalquilts.com!...
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Curious iPhones by InteractiveLab (@Interactiveflow) - 2 x iPhone, Servos + arduino + oF openCV face tracking

Curious iPhones by InteractiveLab (@Interactiveflow) - 2 x iPhone, Servos + arduino + oF openCV face tracking | Heron | Scoop.it
Fun little experiment by the InteractiveLab group utilising a pair of iPhones, four servos controlled by Processing which receives openCV CIDetector face...
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Radically Open Cultural Heritage Data on the Web | museumsandtheweb.com

Radically Open Cultural Heritage Data on the Web | museumsandtheweb.com | Heron | Scoop.it

In 2008, an independent technology consultant in San Francisco with a passion for local history set out to build a simple website that would allow the public to view historical photos on a map, regardless of where the photo was hosted.

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Video: Pleasanton man flies a Boeing 737 in his garage

Video: Pleasanton man flies a Boeing 737 in his garage | Heron | Scoop.it
James Price of Pleasanton has built a flight simulator out of the nose of a former Lufthansa fleet Boeing 737 and is one of only a few people in the country to own and operate such a device.
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