Category Archive: DIY

Aug 20

Water Cooled Raspberry Pi

Water-cooled raspberry pi?!?! Some of you might think “awesome!”, others may think “why bother?” I did it for several reasons: Because I can! It looks cool on my desk I want to overclock it so that I have the fastest raspberry pi on the internet! (also falls into “Because I can!”

Jan 10

How to make Vanilla Essence

The smell of vanilla essence is one of the my favourites… It’s an essential in the kitchen and if you bake often then you probably go through loads of vanilla extract, Vanilla ice-cream, vanilla cake… I’m getting hungry just thinking about it! Here i will show you how to make your own exceptionally nice vanilla …

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Dec 12

Cinnamon & Honey Soap

I’ve been eagerly creating batch after batch of home-made soap, trying new things and experimenting with different methods! I thought the result of this batch was worth a blog! I chose to try something different this time and added Honey to the batch to take hold of all the wonderful natural benefits that honey provides, …

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Nov 15

MSP430 on Fedora 16 Linux – eZ430-F2013

A few months ago, i came across a deal from Texas Instruments that let me get a free eZ430-F2013 development stick. Since i couldn’t resist the temptation of free gadgets, i immediately ordered one and then waited for it to turn up.. a month later… If you haven’t seen the neat little proto kit, it …

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Nov 01

Sugru – Make your own – DIY

Someone mentioned the words “Sugru” and “Group Buy” the other day at work which got me thinking about Sugru and what it is exactly, which then lead to “How do i make it?” If you don’t know what Sugru is, check out their website: Sugru.com It is a “self-setting rubber for fixing, modifying and improving …

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