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SD Card adapter for micro SD card I didn’t have one so had to use this method   Download the latest Jessie or Jessie Lite disk image…

DC11 Light installation

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This is a version two of DC10 a lighting install built for the Porthleven Food Festival. This one is connected and controlled over the internet with Twitter   Using a…

Laser GIS map

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Hello this is a tutorial used to create a GIS laser cut contour map. Tools/Software needed QGIS – Free Autocad/Draftsight Illustrator/Inkscape LaserWeb 4   Download QGISA A free and open…

Tubular Disco

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Crystal Voyager – Intro Get Down – LTJ Experience Houses In Motion (Cosmic Kids Edit)- Talking Heads I Wanna Funk – Massimo Vanoni Live Together [LNTG No More War Rework]…

K40 Laser cutter

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K40 Laser and Cohesion 3d mini review part 1 This is a journal of my experience with the K40 Chinese laser. I bought this after the need to produce small…

B52 Handplane

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So far this summer there have been a few days where it isn’t quite surfable with a shortboard but still looking very inviting. Having recently tried out and enjoyed a…


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Featured on instructables here The WAVEbuoy is a arduino lamp connected to the internet that displays the current wave height of any of the National Data Buoy Centre’s wave…

Mini Pyramid Stage

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Heres a little Pyramid stage from Glastonbury festival i built in our garden from some left over bamboo from The Masked Ball in Cornwall.

Surfboard Art

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  Heres a couple of surfboards done with laser cut decals and POSCA pens

Ubidots ISS

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I discovered the really cool ISS live stream recently. I thought it would be good to show my son on his raspberry PI and make an alert light/sound when it…

Met office parser

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Some php code to parse data from the new met office public data API this code is 3 hourly reports from Porthleven


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SURFalert is my first standalone Arduino project to help visualise a surf forecast for any location covered by Magicseaweed. The standalone system (doesn’t need to be connected to a computer)…


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WAVEcopter is a fully waterproof multicopter frame that I have constructed mostly from readily available and cheap electrical parts. My reasons for building it were to gain a new perspective…

Earth Swell Model

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This is a great open source project ive been following since it started. I contacted them last year asking if they could overlay swell data from decoding GRIB files from…

Swell Dials

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This is an arduino project to visualise ocean data wave height/swell period & local wind from any surfing location on magicseaweed /* Simple Client Parsing sketch Arduino 1.0 version */…

GPRS Webcam

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IIP Camera based on reused smartphones with GSM/GPRS modem, using android apps mobilewebcam and triggerME. Camera can be left unattended for up to 3 months using custom lipo battery.

Swell maps

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These North Atlantic swell charts were made using Python and a number of complex scientific modules. I spent far too much time trying to learn how to make these as…

MOJO Rising festival

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Some posters i produced for a multi venue festival we ran in Falmouth