Ep 8: Bronzeville Episode 7 Coverage

Welcome to episode 8 of the Bronzeville FanCast covering episode 7 of the Bronzeville Series. You’re hosts this week are MickGinger, Witch Doctor and MrRedBeard. We are covering every new release of Bronzeville. A special thanks to @mind_regulator who reached out to provide insights for the show. Josh Olson’s Prince reference in episode 6 of … Continue reading

Wismec Reuleaux rX2/3 Check Battery Fix

Reuleaux RX2/3 Fix

With no drops, no overheating, 2 batteries in use and a lower power user the Wismec rX2/3 started throwing a Check Battery error. I did not have the proper hex bit to do the existing standard fixes so I came up with a new fix. To test if this is the fix … Continue reading

Ep 6: Bronzeville Episode 5 Coverage

Welcome to episode 6 of the Bronzeville FanCast covering episode 5 of the Bronzeville Series. You’re hosts this week are MickGinger and MrRedBeard. We are covering every new release of Bronzeville. Be sure to check out our Bronzeville FAQ. The following image is from the book Black Metropolis: A Study of Negro Life … Continue reading

DIY Geiger Counter – Planning

I’ve always wanted to have and build a Geiger Counter. This doesn’t mean I want to start experimenting with radioactive materials, I just have a general interest. At most I might collect items from thrift stores that measure higher than normal amounts of radiation. At most I wouldn’t mind sputtering … Continue reading

Ep 5: Bronzeville Episode 4 Coverage

Welcome to episode 5 of the Bronzeville FanCast covering episode 4 of the Bronzeville Series. You’re hosts this week are MickGinger, DW Witch Doctor and MrRedBeard. We are covering every new release of Bronzeville. Be sure to check out our Bronzeville FAQ. RSS Feed for the Bronzeville FanCast – http://www.mickred.com/category/bronzeville/feed/ Bronzeville FanCast on iTunes  … Continue reading

Microwave Plasma Chamber – Part 3 – What is Plasma? Experiments planned

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Most people are familiar with 3 states of matter being solid, liquid, and gas but a lot of people are not familiar with the 4th. The fourth state of matter is plasma defined as an ionized gaseous mixture consisting of highly charged positive ions and free electrons (negative charge) that … Continue reading

Ep 3: Bronzeville Episode 2 Coverage

Welcome to episode 3 of the Bronzeville FanCast covering episode 2 of the Bronzeville Series. You’re hosts are MickGinger, DW Witch Doctor and MrRedBeard. We will be covering every new release of Bronzeville. Be sure to check out our Bronzeville FAQ. RSS Feed for the Bronzeville FanCast – http://www.mickred.com/category/bronzeville/feed/   What did you … Continue reading

Ep 2: Bronzeville Episode 1 Coverage

Welcome to episode 2 of the Bronzeville FanCast covering episode 1 of the Bronzeville Series. You’re hosts are MickGinger, DW Witch Doctor and MrRedBeard. We will be covering every new release of Bronzeville. Continue reading

Microwave Plasma Chamber – Part 2 – RF Energy Shielding Primer

There’s a lot of in-depth overview random basic RF information. With that said I don’t mind getting into the details because this information will help keep me safe while I perform experiments in the future. A magnetron generates large amounts of RF energy and emits that energy as an antenna pumped through … Continue reading

Microwave Plasma Chamber – Part 1 – The Plan

Normally I throw together a project with rough notes, research along the way, then after half attempts/failures I get around to cooking that down to a post on here. This time you will get everything. With this project I will be posting my ideas, planning, results of research and the project … Continue reading

Ep 1: Bronzeville Preview Coverage

Welcome to episode 1 of the Bronzeville FanCast. You’re hosts are MickGinger, DW Witch Doctor and MrRedBeard. We will be covering every new release of Bronzeville. Forgive us for the audio quality due to technical issues. The audio was cleaned up quite a bit and we promise to strive for … Continue reading

SainSmart L293D Fail!!

This is a project in the works but what the hey here’s sort of a preview. The plan is to use 2x 400MHz transceivers via 2x arduinos to control the motors on this RC car. I’ve already taken the original controller board out of the car and made room for … Continue reading

Arduino and UV Lights for Glow in the Dark Decorations

My wife, MrsRedBeard, made some glow in the dark heads for Halloween decorations. They glowed but very dim and not for very long so why not kick it it up with UV lights. But why stop there when there’s an Arduino laying around? Using the Arduino I made it so … Continue reading