I bought an old Rancilio Silvia at ebay. This espresso machine seems to be somehow very popular – at least you can find a lot of information about it in the Internet including people upgrading it with a PID, pre-infusion, applying insulation to the heater and doing various other modifications. So it’s a good choice if […]
While setting up my local mbed development environment I came across one issue I could’t fix for some time – I couldn’t manage to use printf() to display debug messages on my computers terminal emulator from an external prototyping board.
After many years talking about the pros and cons of having a loft bed for the kids I finally got the go to build one on my own. Loft or bulk beds can be bought used for a few bugs on ebay or you go to a special shop where you you easily spent 1000 […]
The other day I ordered a new 1kg spool of PLA for my Ultimaker 2 but didn’t think of the spool being bigger in comparison to a standard 0,75 kg spool. I had printed / assembled some bearing supported spool holder + filament guide to fix the prominent Ultimaker 2 filament guiding issues just to realize […]