https://groups.google.com/d/forum/heatsynclabsHeatSync LabsHeatSync Labs is a community workshop where artists, engineers and hobbyists create their projects prototypes and their art. We have no staff, only a passionate community, including you, who makes this happen every day. Bring your projects and your passion and JOIN US!Google GroupsLarry Campbell2017-01-18T02:08:36Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/nqHyoYXA4_UIntro to Manual Milling Class Wed Jan 18th at 7:30pm - Signup Link!*https://guestlist.co/events/446727* Intro to Manual Milling Class Wed Jan 18th at 7:30pm Back by what I would like to think was popular demand, another class because 2 people couldnt make it to the last class. Dont know how to mill and wish you did? Larry Campbell can help you get started.cpr...@gmail.com2017-01-17T23:53:00Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/IGm2APe86_sIf we are going to redo the network with shielded cables, it needs to be discussed, planned, and funIt was mentioned in another thread where someone was trying to donate some cable that the current heatsynclabs network infrastructure is interfering with satellite communications attempts, presumably by method of SDR. I've never heard of this being an issue until then and to further derail thatJohn Norman2017-01-17T19:28:32Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/LEQ7nrrhX8wSparklecon 4 in SoCal (January 28th weekend)Hi all, I thought I'd let everyone know that 23b Shop Hackerspace will be holding their annual "Sparklecon" hacker con in Fullerton, CA in a couple of weekends. There will be food, contests, and an electronic badge. Website is a little slow on the updates, but it's all here: https://sparklecoYair Reshef2017-01-16T04:46:40Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/HzfokkWU5fscopper tapeHey, I'm looking everywhere for copper tape. Needed for a workshop tommorow. Fry's and homedepot both don't stock it. Craft stores? (Michael's didn't have) amazon prime for next day, but will it arrive by 1pm... Money no object! Give.mi tape Yoshida 6023841288Rob R2017-01-16T02:56:39Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/P0ykUycdoS03d print helpId like to print this file in ABS(Attached the skp and stl) at the lab but it will take longer than there are open hours. I can be at the lab at 7 to start the print, but would need someone with access to watch/remove the print when its done. Would anyone be willing to help me out? AlsoAlyson Zepeda2017-01-15T03:13:12Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/LY-zyGFzL7EBiohack night?Hey all (but mostly Shaundra and Greg)! There are a couple of people here for biohack night? Is that happening today? Because it is on the calendar. Thanks, AlySmith H.2017-01-15T02:38:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/ubNY7_EPO5wBulk Cat5e & Cat6 Cable for HSLI've been rearranging and clearing out my garage to prepare for a late-2017 move and I came across some CAT5e and CAT6 cable. They are both rated for running in-wall. The CAT6 is shielded (STP) and solid core (pretty heavy duty stuff). I have no way to know the length remaining of each, butcpr...@gmail.com2017-01-15T00:47:57Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Q6_Bc5SYUz4Lab camera situation, eyefi cloud service is dead/costs money nowJust thought I'd make a post here about the fact that the lab's camera no longer uploads stuff to photosync anymore, as the company that owns the eyefi sd card stuff has stopped supporting the product we have in the lab camera. It's kind of a bummer not having it anymore, and I am wondering ifmonteslu2017-01-14T19:50:55Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Xu1vNG5ZjkYSecond Annual IoT DevFest - and a HeatSync discount!Hey Everyone, Internet of Things Developer Fest 2017 is next Saturday, January 21st More information about the conference is here: http://www.iotdevfest.com/ Last year was blast and we loved the venue so much, that we're running it at the Mesa Arts Center again. Breakfast, Lunch, andRobot Ambassador2017-01-13T06:41:33Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/A6GHWjS5Qqo2017.01.12 HYH ResultsJasper ran us a Hack Your Hackerspace 9 members 8 card holders Discussions: 0. Jasper - has a new camera to use as a mobile project camera 1. Jasper - recently learned that coffee and code doesn't actually have coffee. Jasper purchased a k-cup coffee maker for the lab. 2. Austin - Fixed thewiki2017-01-13T02:15:05Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/0pObdlHITKQHSL Doorsjared ashton2017-01-12T21:17:02Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/TLgnqfHj3zIAcrylic material supplier recommendations....Hey guys.... Im looking to pick up some acrylic panels (2 feet to 4 feet long)... However home-depot / lowes is not the most friendly on the wallet and not to mention they do not have the best of selections.... so my question is, where do you guys go to pick up plastics for your projects ?Tricialiciousness2017-01-12T04:45:56Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/uN-pNHmD06QApologyHi All, Hindsight is always 20/20. Good thing Heatsync Labs is a community full of people who are learning and growing. Sometimes that growth is painful and sometimes we don't get it right the first time. I am definitely included in that. Over the weekend, myself and a few other people spentCorey Renner2017-01-12T02:15:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/2xbWr9VzyfkTroubleshooting with UV lightI didn't know about troubleshooting boards with UV. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0qTOLBhlVs cheers, c http://www.thesaltedearth.com/ Blog: http://coreyrenner.tumblr.com/ YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/vandal968cpr...@gmail.com2017-01-12T01:20:30Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/CMPtP8SlhFIRE: HSL New Years Resolution; Member property treated poorlyI will preface this with the fact that I am not a paying member (Sorry.) I will also preface this with I am sure those who might have been involved really meant well, did the best job they could given the circumstances, and worked their butts off. I was able to visit the lab today, and yesMelissa Trible2017-01-11T03:29:28Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/bXQkLDHlqggI had an idea, but don't have the skillz to pull it off safely, but maybe somene else can...Those of us who are short (and, to some extent, even those who aren't all that short, afaik) have trouble getting into the display window where the calendar is. It's an extremely steep step, and the space is too narrow to do anything like, eg, sit down, and swing your legs around to get up. IfRobot Ambassador2017-01-11T02:47:52Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/IxLAGL8VD9AEveryone come out to Hack Your Hackerspace Thursday 01/12/2017Reminder that Thursday 01/12/2017 is our community meeting for everyone to come out and help with the upkeep and improvements of our hackerspace. We only have one proposal to sponsor a TOR exit node <https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!topic/heatsynclabs/MFk2EexJrjo> . Also IRobot Ambassador2017-01-11T02:39:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Qtb-j-BlAiUImportant discussion regarding rearranging the lab layoutSummary of key points; • The tables were re-arranged • Items with outdated parking tickets need to be collected • should the member storage be switched back to a work surface The biggest change was where the tables layout. Locksync, and the Micro-controller stations were also moved. TheSmith H.2017-01-11T00:36:31Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/5TGKCODjHAgLarge 8' x 3' Work Table (and other stuff) FREE to Lab or AnyoneHey everyone, just thought I'd offer it up here before posting it on CL. I have a worktable/workbench in perfect working order (just too big for my space) which I'm willing to part with as cheap as you can get ($0). I know that the skinny table in the center of the room by the laser has seenThomas Brannan2017-01-10T22:56:55Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/LAjpJBSGiW8somebody looking for a centrifuge?https://www.wired.com/2017/01/paperfuge-20-cent-device-transform-health-care/?mbid=nl_11017_p3&CNDID=32100398 -- *“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls"* ~ Pablo PicassoLarry Campbell2017-01-10T19:55:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/hnrWT3B7cEAIntro to Manual Milling Class Wed Oct 5th at 7:30pm - Signup Link!http://guestli.st/445791 Intro to Manual Milling Class Wed Oct 5th at 7:30pm Dont know how to mill and wish you did? Larry Campbell can help you get started. With this class you'll learn some basics about milling and will be certified to operate one of the HSL manual milling machines ClassRob R2017-01-10T01:02:11Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/XX8-zJzTvnA3d print times/settingsI'm looking to get an x motor mount printed so I pulled the model up in cura with the ultimate 2 settings. With 0.15mm layer height and 25% infill and the rest default settings im getting five and a half hours estimate. How accurate is that? Do I need to adjust other settings? What is theRyan McDermott2017-01-10T00:12:19Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Hs9Wz9KQV5MLaser signupHey lab, here is the laser cutter class signup: http://guestli.st/445620 I wanted to try an experiment where I asked people to come into the lab and do a laser project with somebody there *before* taking the class. It's an experiment, so I'm not enforcing that or anything, just asking peopleNebarnix2017-01-09T17:31:54Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/uk5pxWL8tsM3D Printer Station Cura UpdateI wanted to let the lab know that I hacked the version of Cura running on the 3D printer station. I did this in order to tweak the 'quick settings' because I did not feel they were optimal. If you use the 3D printer a lot, you might need to know the following: quick print (which is nowTricialiciousness2017-01-09T03:57:25Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/8p_7APffoIwMember PropertyLast post for tonight. Promise! This weekend, some member boxes were moved to a new and improved spot so that they can live all together in one location. This left behind a lot of items that belong to you. Nothing was gotten rid of!! Please don't fear. These items do need to be claimed,Tricialiciousness2017-01-09T03:46:51Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/MLbQSUPxeP8Mini fridgeHi all, I am inquiring about the use of the mini fridge at the lab. It seems that its original need is no longer a thing bc of the different drink fridge we now have. Does it belong to someone that we have been long term loaning it from? Does it still have a use/need at the lab? I have checkedTricialiciousness2017-01-08T23:07:35Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/x3t5YHdEzPACouchHey all, The beloved couch here at heatsync has to go. Not only is there not enough space/need, there are potential biohazards contained in it.... If you are interested in taking it home with you and have the ability to come get it, it's yours. First here to take it, gets it. I will be hereRyan McDermott2017-01-08T21:39:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/YtChMOguKDkHackers movie at Alamo drafthouse!!!! Let's fill it up: https://drafthouse.com/phoenix/show/hackersJared Renfro2017-01-07T08:15:27Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Gkivu2TGnxgPanelize pcb help!Hey I have a circuit I am trying to panelize but I found out that the free version of eagle cad has limitations. Does anyone have any economical suggestions?Rob R2017-01-07T07:03:57Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/GIAYgjVG-M4First 3D printer part replacementI got my 3d printer today and started assembling it. Everything was going smoothly till I tried to put the extruder carriage on. Turns out the X motor mount is warped (See pictures) causing the linear bearings not to line up. I had planned to upgrade to a tensioner (http://www.thingiverse.com/Austin Kipp2017-01-06T23:16:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/uCXEonJmM1s12" shear is hereThe 12" shear is here. that is all. Thanks, AustinMelissa Trible2017-01-06T22:43:56Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/V4bFSTgC6sgStickers/transfers on fabric...I'm blinging out the used Bag of Holding I got for Christmas, and if possible I wanted to add one of my 3-eyed smileyfaces. Does any of the vinyl we have 't hand work tolerably well for making things for on fabric? If so, is there some kind soul who can help me figure out the specifics?...Milton Williams2017-01-06T20:35:43Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/IxliY3pwMkoHot topics March 10, 2017Hey Lab, it's time to do another edition of "hot topics". If you're unfamiliar with this: it's basically TedX heatsync. SO! Do you have a project you'd like to talk about? Or just a topic in general? Please leave a reply here if you'd like to present! It would also be really cool if weNebarnix2017-01-06T05:04:14Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/U24A3ATPC8AAnother nail stamping class!Hey y'all, want to learn how to make awesome custom nail artwork using the stamping method?! I am holding a class at HeatSync Labs on Monday January 16th at 6 PM! Come and learn! Cost is $20 for a kit without a stamper, $25 with stamper, and a laminator option if you are really impatient aboutTricialiciousness2017-01-06T04:40:36Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/KjBt-fYBdwEHSL New Year's ResolutionHi All, As I have mentioned a couple of times at HYH, etc. part of my goals for the new year include doing some cleaning and rearranging of the lab. I apologize for short notice, but as promised I want to make all aware and present an invitation to come and help/give input this weekend onJR2017-01-04T22:33:49Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/1JNX11k38AwAnyone have experience with UPB for home automation?The X10 stuff I put in some years ago (which was never fantastic) has pretty well died. I'm looking at replacing it with UPB devices. Nothing fancy- mostly the household server running some lights and having remote control on things like the air compressor in the shop rather than running a 4Ryan McDermott2017-01-04T21:30:13Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/MJflvKWEoScAre there any hosts who aren't laser certified??April Davis2017-01-04T16:41:21Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/ls3pJGm05vELapidary saw wantedIs a lapidary saw available at the lab? I've also been told a wet tile saw will work. I'm looking to cut rocks and petrified wood for polishing.Smith H.2017-01-04T06:58:05Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/LC16Jlq1rag3D Printed RC Plane PartsJust wanted to share what I printed today. Proof-of-concept horizontal stabilizer and elevator. The hinge isn't locked in place by the print itself, I need to drill out the 1.2mm hole that's supposed to be there and slip in the music wire. Otherwise the two pieces printed perfectly interlockedBrandon Anderson2017-01-03T08:34:35Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/bzpkPhJ5f5oWelding ClassesHey I am a rather new member and am curious is we need to have taken a class to be able to use the welding equipment and if so when the next classes will be offered? Also do we have a TIG welder or just a MIG welder?Melissa Trible2017-01-02T23:24:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/ooA0YUT9cJ8Any clever ideas for more or less accurately cutting strips of tulle?I have a nearly 9-yard piece of tulle out of which I am attempting to make a petticoat for my mother. This involves cutting it into 7" and 3" strips. Tulle is.. slippery and uncooperative, and I'd really like to finish my mom's Christmas present before *next* Christmas. (for those not in theJohn Berkheimer2017-01-02T02:21:23Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/8XkfpQHSG7gPowerfile C200 HelpI bought a PowerFile C200 a while back and am about ready on giving up on getting it to work The Plan was to create an assume CD ripper. The unit hold 200 disc and 2 drive. everything is connects though one Firewire connector. The 2 Drive seem to work fine but I do not have control of thetrent shipley2017-01-02T01:58:30Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/VF4GxeUZllASmart ThermostatI am trying to start a smart linux climate control stack project using Raspberry Pi Goal: To develop a general, reliable FOSS solution for smart thermostats (thereby reducing production costs of smart thermostats and energy usage). Target users: * Hackers, contributors. * Makers who buildRob R2016-12-30T02:28:12Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/EgVcwG_e7DAFlite test plane plansI found a PDF of a plane I'd like to build from flite test, but can't figure out the process going from a PDF to a dxf. Anyone know a tool chain that doesn't take illustrator?Ryan McDermott2016-12-30T01:16:07Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/2p-GMRYrF5sDid any of you give/get maker things for Christmas?And now you want to know how to use it? Next Tuesday (January 3rd), I'll host a "learn to use your christmas presents" hacknight at heatsync labs. Bring in your raspberry pi, arduino, or whatever else you might have gotten, and we'll get you a project started on it. For the pi's: bring aErica Snyder2016-12-29T20:00:56Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/7Lff32t3IQ4Laser ClassLooks like there are a few people interested in learning the laser and getting certified. I asked Eric about when the next class would be and he said when we have enough people. So this post is for people to comment if they would be interested in a laser class and their optimal time they wouldRobert Bell2016-12-28T02:08:07Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/xhvd1Qj51ykSign in front door says HSL is open tonight.There's four people at the door with a guitar and a box of stuff and want to work on their projects. I have about another 90 minutes before I fade.David Farmer2016-12-27T01:12:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/WfAjdzFa8xga little short handed tonight.anyone planning to come down to help host?for...@qualityconnections.org2016-12-26T21:27:25Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/_2BJokQjde4raspberry pi,arduino,serial.php help neededproject for my son. not for quality connections though if i can make decent progress on it i may later start to integrate it as a fun component of our job services vocational training program at qc. want to run a few relays off usb with arduinos from my pi. having difficulty. have a basicjared ashton2016-12-26T19:33:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/d1ojY4JuFccWill anyone else be at the lab today?Hey guys, I was wondering if anyone was going to be at the lab today. I don't need anyone To host me, I was just hoping to swing by really quick and pick up my project. If you think you might stop by the lab let me know when... THANKS!