Hardware

A 13-post collection

Building an Artist pt. 3 - The Brush

Hello dear reader. As the ominous countdown clock portends, we're a little over two weeks away from Maker Faire. To date we've completed MoNet's rail lines/easel, its back end (to take submitted pictures and extract color samples,) so the last major piece to finish is its paint pumping system. ...

First Pictures and Last(?) Issues

Greetings dear reader! With less than a month to Maker Faire, we're in the closing days of Project MoNet's development. Not to worry though, there's still plenty to discuss! Baby Pictures In case you missed it, we shared MoNet's proof of concept pictures on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Here's ...

Building an Artist pt. 2 - The Easel

Greetings dear reader. With 31 days left, we finished up our 2nd build session! Saturday was another eventful day, as you no doubt guessed. Items on the agenda: Put our new boards together Get the easel rigged up and ready Play with paint* *Editor's Note: The technical term for getting ...

Stress Testing and Burnouts

Hello again, dear reader. If you've been following us on Facebook (and you really should be!) you'll already be privy to the fact that we reached another milestone this past week: MoNet's officially live, broadcasting data. As Jack said, this brings us one step closer to completion. The next step ...

Tools of the Trade

Hello again, dear reader. It's been a quiet week so far - we're still waiting on the boards mentioned in our last post to arrive, so we're going to take a moment to talk about the open source hardware and software that's making MoNet possible. Languages & Platforms Image courtesy of ...