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 GroupsErik Wilson2015-03-03T06:16:56Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/QURrYP8r1KQCactusCon call for Volunteers, Friday March 13Hey All, For those who haven't heard about CactusCon, it is a free community focused security conference held here in Phoenix, and this year is being hosted at the ASU Memorial Union. In addition to all of the great talks they will be providing a hardware hacking space for doing badge relatedRyan "gibson_"2015-02-28T23:22:41Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/YvYoCdqhtrkHow do you drill a hole this small?Its so small! Like half a millimeter or so. How do you do this? No way a drill bit could do this, could it? (This is a nozzle for a propane effect)Austin 'scorche' Appel2015-02-28T19:26:38Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/gRxo2KDAI2oLockSync Labs tonight!*Yes*, i'll be there. 7:00.GC dude2015-02-27T22:20:47Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/m71HRCybcO4Injection moldingAnyone in the group do injection molding of plastic? I know there's equipment at Techshop, but I'd like to see if anyone does injection molding for themselves. Have some parts that I need to "resurrect" and 3D printing them is going to be a slog. -AJRyan "gibson_"2015-02-27T21:59:57Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/RompzZ0e00YThe ultimaker is HERE! ON THE TABLE!https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-xY72Kg9djdM/VPDomOH9FWI/AAAAAAAAK0c/2_EdW2ChCMA/w1403-h1053-no/IMG_20150227_145818.jpg Now...when it came, the box it was in was pretty wet and rotted out :( -- I asked the DHL guy about this, and he said that if there is a problem to file a claim with DHL. IRyan "gibson_"2015-02-27T19:59:59Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/B6_9TOyMWJ4THE ULTIMAKER IS IN PHOENIX SOMEWHERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111 There was a "sorry we missed you" message from DHL, and I figured it was just something from sparkfun. Well, DHL just called me and I confirmed that it was an international shipment! They're going to try to redeliver today, OR I'm going to go and pick it up! http://i.imgEric Ose2015-02-27T06:54:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/-m5G1pzyYm0Fwd: Spread the word - volunteers needed for Southwest Maker FestHey lab we could use more volunteers for the Southwest Maker Fest (Saturday March 28th). We will have t-shirts and $5 food vouchers for volunteers that sign up for 3 hour shifts. Please sign up soon so we can plan to have shirts available. Southwest Maker Fest is run by volunteers likEric Ose2015-02-27T06:26:22Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/l_eDSA9w8o82015.02.26 HYH ResultsPrescott Ogden ran a HYH Proposals: 0. Replace the cable for the Metcal soldering station: Passed 8/0/2 (original proposal < https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!searchin/heatsynclabs/proposal|sort:date/heatsynclabs/4I5VUTYmeGg/WO770co7B4wJ> ) 1. Purchase vinyl cutter 25" LaserPointRobert Bell2015-02-26T19:34:45Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/uSpB2j-xrREBecause Neat!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIvYqKozNBURyan "gibson_"2015-02-26T06:01:02Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/LxH_5g2WVjADesoldering vacuum toolMan this thing looks freaking sweet. Would anybody other than me use something like this? I know I've spent my fair share of time trying to desolder stuff that I've done wrong. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZxqpH23ZEMNebarnix2015-02-26T00:06:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Vb0-KlW6jzkBribe: HYH tomorrow!I am bringing a liter of home made Ukrainian pomegranate wine (made by a Georgian guy) to the lab tomorrow for those who wish to partake. Consider this both a bribe and a pleasure :) That is all Jasper -- ---------------------------------------------- Jasper Nance - KE7PHI Creative and SciAvi Rez2015-02-25T22:42:09Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/EFuk48vOssAI need help with a projectHey everyone, I have this really big project I want to do for my FRC (FIRST Robtics Competition) team that involves using the laser cutter, but I've never used one before and I was wondering if anyone might be able to help. What we want to do is make keychains and earrings from sheets of acryliRyan "gibson_"2015-02-25T19:40:55Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/R7JQmdkZQxQ[Proposal] Purchase Hakko soldering stationThis device: http://www.amazon.com/Hakko-Digital-FX888D-CHP170-bundle/dp/B00AWUFVY8/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1424893116&sr=8-2&keywords=hakko+soldering+station This is cheaper than what it sounds like fixing the metcal will take. it's a really nice iron. I used one pretty extensively for a job IRyan "gibson_"2015-02-25T19:16:21Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Cz_5yBJHBvsUltimaker shipped!Hey guys! The ultimaker shipped this morning! Yay!Nebarnix2015-02-25T13:33:04Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/F-JVdfLcr1ILithium?Anyone see what I can only assume was a lithium filled sounding rocket from white sands this morning just before sunrise? -- ---------------------------------------------- Jasper Nance - KE7PHI Creative and Scientific Imagery http://www.nebarnix.com/Michael Gillespie2015-02-24T20:55:15Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/xUJLWQP_TAwIntel Edison questionI've been trying to upload Edidoom on to my Edison so I can connect to a screen for a smart watch I'm making. I've been using eclipse to upload "hello world" to see if the eclipse will work with the Edison (I just started with eclipse) and I've been getting this error in the consle " 'cmd' is noRyan "gibson_"2015-02-24T19:53:45Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/JsstM4LLTrwThe best wire strippers/cutters EVERI used some of these last month while making a bunch of dev boards and totally fell in love with them: http://www.amazon.com/DA76070-Klenk-Wire-Cutter-Stripper-Small/dp/B0007ZKMU6/ref=sr_1_1?s=hi&ie=UTF8&qid=1300369136&sr=1-1 Just thought I'd share. Being able to cut and strip without having tsamuel garcia2015-02-24T01:45:10Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/YCPiUtiTmSQquestion?I heard you guys have a tshirt printer is that true?Austin 'scorche' Appel2015-02-22T17:07:26Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/C3-Cw_NtrSUFree Old CRT MonitorsI recently replaced some monitors at home and now I have these old, dying CRT monitors I don't want lying around anymore. Does anyone want them to make something nifty out of them? There are some good parts for harvesting inside these: the tube, PSU, etc.Eric Ose2015-02-20T18:51:22Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Axey9Qzs8hE[PROPOSAL] electronics station restockI propose we purchase the following to restock the electronics station and Arduino wall. See the wishlist here <https://www.sparkfun.com/wish_lists/106696>. FYI we will use the electronics budget, but I'm pretty sure we already exceeded the budget on some other purchases. Stepper Motor with CServo2015-02-20T16:07:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/ebEUI-jU6lManyone want to buy a KnC neptune bitcoin minerI have a like new KnC neptune running at 3.3-3.4 TH/s that I would like to sell email me if you have questions or interested dse...@gmail.comEric Ose2015-02-20T00:39:19Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/R4Q1wd4xgXs[PROPOSAL] Purchase vinyl cutter (LaserPoint II Series)I propose the lab purchase a 25 inch LaserPoint II Series (without stand): for $$409.98 (includes taxes and delivery). Our current model has a failed board that would cost over $100 to replace as well as slop in both pinch rollers. This would be an upgrade on our current model including the fRyan "gibson_"2015-02-19T21:00:42Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/pUHu15lddaEI removed the heatsync-guest wifi networkPeople were camping out in front of the lab and bootlegging things, so I disabled the guest network.Eric Ose2015-02-19T05:00:00Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Pm-4aU7oVM8HeatSync ToolshareThe Tool Share seems to be offline. is there something that needs to be done to reset it? http://toolshare.heatsynclabs.org/ -Eric Ose Robot Ambassador <http://azrobotambassador.com/>Ryan "gibson_"2015-02-19T02:10:20Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/kriyJUm86ugPaging David FarmerDavid Farmer please pick up the white courtesy phone. (Gary Forbes is here to see you...and to have you help a 3D printing night).Eric Ose2015-02-18T23:23:18Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/G09wQVBIle4Re: [HSL] NNTO: Hey are the doors still going to remain open after 3pm today, or will everyone be leaving?Unfortunately I have a meeting and can't stay and cover open hours. I'll be here until I have to leave about 6:15 -Eric Ose Robot Ambassador <http://azrobotambassador.com/> On Wed, Feb 18, 2015 at 1:15 PM, Christopher Pennington < christopheral...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thought of heading downCarolyn Diana2015-02-18T22:36:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/XARqNCQ3SvgGoodbye and thanksHello All, The boys and I won't be coming down to Heatsync anymore. We are moving to Colorado for a new job. We have really enjoyed the Lab and will be looking for a new Maker Space when we get up there. Thank you to everyone who was so helpful and nice. Carolyn, Dom, and Sammy DianaRyan "gibson_"2015-02-18T19:45:09Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/dO5FupfHvgQDan's kickstarterHey Lab, one of our members (Dan L) has his kickstarter up right now. It's doing really well! Check it out: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/350745213/krossblade-skyprowler-multi-mission-vtol-transformEric Ose2015-02-18T04:56:38Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/HW9GmAS15_EBernina misalignedThe Bernina is hitting the bobbin so we are putting an out of order sign on it until Aly can take a look. Austin took a look but couldn't find the problem. Eric Ose http://azrobotambassador.comMichael Gillespie2015-02-18T00:48:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/I5u_ssRBlJQIntel Edison question for labMy son Reagan is working on a project using the Intel Edison and is having difficulty with X ORG and X 11 VNC the Edison is asking for a display driver, he doesn't know how to proceed with regard to that. This is the error message he got when he ran the code start X: xauth: file /root/.XauthoRyan "gibson_"2015-02-17T22:09:29Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/m3REcyDaPdkWho can host open hours tonight? (Tuesday)Most of the usual hosts (Eric, Larry, Me) have a meeting tonight.James Brooks2015-02-17T19:55:07Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/e12P1rKNaLsSettlers of Catan Expansion TestI've developed a simple Android app that acts as an unofficial expansion for Settlers of Catan. It's called Settlers: Opening Bell. The expansion alters the traditional turn based system of Catan and makes trading a faster, more exciting experience (think Wall Street.) Now that I have a workaaron carlson2015-02-17T15:37:49Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/0mGWXdDEAc4RE: [HSL] Validating/ Testing PrototypesMost of the big auto manufacturers use Catia. Other software is available but Catia is an all inclusive package that can model not just the car design but simulate the manufacturing process and switch out different size people to do it to ensure parts are serviceable. All FEA (finite element anCharles Aldarondo2015-02-17T13:32:18Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/TxiUE7vkC2UFilament & broken 3D printers to donateThe past 2 years I have had a 3D printing business through eBay, though the equipment failures and customer's expectations of the product wore me out so I'm done. I'd like to donate everything I have to HeatSync Labs, I just don't know the process (or what would be wanted). Here's what I have:Prateek Mathur2015-02-17T05:16:11Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/p18qex9lt2YValidating/ Testing PrototypesHow do automotive and medical device companies validate/test their 3D printed prototypes before they progress towards mass production? From an automaker’s perspective, do you know what kind of prototypes they are developing? I am assuming that these are car parts that are being prototyped and tCaleb Schmucker2015-02-16T19:36:58Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/9txN6Tpcod4Visiting tonight from Vegas and Syn ShopHello all! My name is Caleb "Cheronobyl" Schmucker, and I am a director at Syn Shop in Las Vegas. I was going to be in the Phoenix area tonight and figured it would be fun to come and visit you guys. The problem is, I won't have a vehicle so getting around requires public transport, a taxi, or aChristopher Pennington2015-02-16T04:44:12Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/eD7wd8QH-2sA 3d printing pen: The 3Doodlerhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_ZeqJaggeM#t=14 I just stumbled across this and thought it was pretty rad, given that it makes 3d printing even more affordable ($109) Granted, it would be manually drawing something in 3d, but i imagine this could also provide a lot of flexibility and intelligJR2015-02-15T17:32:00Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/fsaFgapWHZ0VNSA book sale this weekendA bit late with this, since the sale started yesterday. The VNSA book sale is this weekend. http://vnsabooksale.org/ Lots and lots of books. On Sunday, everything is 50% off. If you go, don't forget to look under the tables in addition to on top of them. This sale is big enough that on SatBrian Venetz2015-02-15T07:04:27Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/SLnkVhUOyj4Arduino parts on clearance at Radio Shacks.Lots of Radio Shacks are closing- 20% to 50% off right now. I got a $20 relay shield for $10, among other things. They had about 10 other kinds of shields as well as several kits and other robotic parts and sensors. - just spreading the word.Christopher Pennington2015-02-14T23:26:42Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/7i21QwQcJFQSpare aluminum I melted down from a trans am engineHey guys, I have some spare aluminum I melted down in rough ingot form. At least all the oil and gunk and most of the slag is removed. Since I dug trenches in the ground to pour the larger ingots, there is a little dirt/rocks on the surface. I figure this would be good for cutting up and casJason Nevins2015-02-14T21:31:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/bQRd8P3FFlgesp8266 WiFi microcontrollerDoes anyone have experience with the esp8266? I just got a couple and they seem really awesome and stupidly cheap compared to other WiFi micros. I saw some cool videos on alternate firmware and simple io ( https://m.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjzGSu1yGFjXMfptFXcXF2hi_ycBD2Lde) and had to get a cLarry Campbell2015-02-14T01:45:34Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/ZyaotWLH5B8Just heard about a lathe for salehttps://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/valleymetal/conversations/messages/24243 -- The information in this message may be confidential. It is intended solely for the addressee(s). If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying or distribution of the message, or any action or omiRyan "gibson_"2015-02-14T00:22:17Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Pq_Hina5pZcWho is hosting open hours tonight (fri)?? It's second Friday, there is usually a lot of people wanting to come in and check the place out.Nebarnix2015-02-13T13:42:41Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/002rzOaQcl8RPi red LED flashingHi all! I have an RPi A+ and I am using it as an IP cam / remote E-stop interface to my 3D printer. All is well for a couple of hours, then the RED LED starts blinking (doesn't appear to be a pattern here). The device does not reset, and the camera LED stays on, but the device becomes VERY SLUGEric Ose2015-02-13T05:12:15Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/4I5VUTYmeGgProposal replacement cable for Metcalf soldering ironHey lab, I propose we buy a replacement cable for the Metcalf soldering iron for about $110 including shipping via Newark (link < http://www.newark.com/metcal/mx-rm3e/solderingrework-hand-piece-with/dp/91F5870?CMP=AFC-OP> ) -Eric Ose Robot Ambassador <http://azrobotambassador.com/>Eric Ose2015-02-13T03:33:03Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/k4NKNEe9JsoBorrow laptops for EPIC festHey lab I'm going to borrow 3 laptops from the lab on Saturday February 21st for Chandler EPIC Fest. Let me know if this conflicts with anyone else's plans. Eric Ose http://azrobotambassador.comIan Hamilton2015-02-13T00:26:28Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Ym2_tPaBV-gAmazon Picking Challenge - Robotics CompetitionHey I was wondering if any was interested in this competition. The task requires moving various objects (ie. cheezits, dog toy) to a bin using a robot. Must be autonomous. For more info check out: http://amazonpickingchallenge.org/ I've joined a group in San Diego working on it. I'm coding forelijah rosov2015-02-12T23:42:18Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/heatsynclabs/Utm99Qu68YAwaterjet services?Local Motors was recommended by a couple people at Heatsync, but when I called them they turned me away. Said the only do car related stuff now. Looking for other options by recommendation rather than just googling and hoping I find a good shop.