Tag Archives: build

Build – PC in a Mouse !

Hardware & software used is below. Hardware: Orange Pi Zero (I bought 2, at $8 each) https://www.zapals.com/orange-pi-zero-single-board-computer-512mb-development-board.html 8Gb micro SD card About $5 (too much spam on adverts when looking for prices, but Class 10 is recommended) Logitech optical mouse Spare broken junk 4.3″ car reversing monitor – $12.81 http://www.ebay.com/itm/4-3inch-TFT-LCD-Car-Monitor-Reverse-Rearview-Color-Camera-DVD-VCR-CCTV-V-/112334509890 Similar model, mine is several […]

Homemade Mini CNC PCB Milling Router Mill DIY X Y Z Slide Lathe Drill 3D Printer Laser Cheap Easy 1

DIY Vertical Mill Homemade Mini Router How Build Milling Machine PCB Metal Wood Drill Press CNC Lathe X Y Z Stage Frame Slide Lathe Drills 3D Printer Laser source Co-founder of Makerbot, Bre Pettis acquires milling machine firm Other Machine Former CEO and co-founder of 3D printing business Makerbot, Bre Pettis has purchased a non […]

DIY PCB Milling Machine – Part 2 – Linear Sliders

Welcome to another episode of this PCB Milling machine build. In this second episode I will be building the smooth rods on which the X-Axis and Y-Axis will slide. I have bought these LM8UU linear bearings. that go on these 8mm smooth rod shafts. Now I have to design a holder for these and some […]

DIY PCB Milling Machine – Part 1 – Building Frame

A maker space is never complete without any fast method to prototype a Electronics project. And the longest process in it is to make the PCBs. Till now I have been using the Toner transfer method and Ferric Chloride. You can watch a video I made here. Etching method involves many steps. The printing, transfer, […]

Orange Pi PC2: A 64bit gremlin? // Review

Yet another Orange Pi board called the PC2. It’s sporting the new 64bit quad core Allwinner H5 MCU. Is this really a good idea? More Info: Orange Pi PC2: A 64bit gremlin? // Review Support Me: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/MickMake Feedback Me: Email: feedback@mickmake.com Follow Me: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/MickMakes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MickMakes/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MickMakes GooglePlus: https://plus.google.com/+MickMakes Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/MickMakes/ Tumblr: […]

Orange Pi Zero: Better than the Raspberry Pi Zero? // Review

Packed with features and a price point to take on the humble Pi Zero. Does it have enough features and support to challenge the mainstay of SBCs? Armbian images: http://www.orangepi.org/orangepibbsen/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=342&extra=page%3D1 More Info: http://mickmake.com/ Support Me: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/MickMake Feedback Me: Email: feedback@mickmake.com Follow Me: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/MickMakes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MickMakes/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MickMakes GooglePlus: https://plus.google.com/+MickMakes Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/MickMakes/ Tumblr: https://mickmakes.tumblr.com/ […]