Stuff I Made 2018-05-14T06:51:07+00:00

Amazing Carbon Fiber Robrenz Camera Arm Build

By | November 18th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Madeit|

I saw a very cool carbon fiber camera arm Robin Renzetti made and have been wanting to make one for quite some time. Link to the original video below. I stayed pretty true to the original design. I used aluminum side clamping plates where Robin used carbon fiber [...]

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Reflow Oven Temperature Graph

By | May 23rd, 2020|Categories: Madeit|

Some people have noticed that my reflow oven has a temperature graph. I decided it would look cool to have a visual representation of the LCD display data. It's been implemented with an Arduino Uno connected to a TFT display. You can see the code below. If anyone would [...]

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Extreme eBike – 2-Up Seat

By | February 19th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Madeit|

2-Up Seat The original Qulbix style frame came with a mountain bike type seat which is OK, but I wanted to carry my, at the time, girlfriend. Don't worry, we didn't break up, we got married 🙂 The first seat was too narrow and got welded but never [...]

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Introducing the pyEC, a pyBoard Compatible E-Bike Computer

By | February 9th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Madeit, pyEC|

The pyEC is a pyBoard compatible multipurpose board capable of talking with just about anything on your E-bike. In fact it's more a general purpose board capable of doing a whole host of digital electronic tasks. If you are not familiar with the pyBoard, it's a STM32 based board [...]

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The Worlds Smallest AVR Programmer! – USBAsp & Arduino Compatible

By | November 21st, 2015|Categories: Madeit|

USBAsp: The tiny AVR programmer Once I got really into Arduinos and starting making my own boards, I found that the cheap programmers I was buying were unreliable. The programmer itself, cable or 10 pin to 6 pin adapter would fail. Another issue I found was that I [...]

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Pizza Oven to Reflow Oven Conversion (Controleo2 Clone)

By | August 29th, 2015|Categories: Madeit, Workshop|

4000W SMD Reflow Oven Max PCB size: 620 x 450mm Based on the popular Controleo2 controller (Arduino Compatible Firmware) Overview It's been a couple of years since I made this reflow oven but it's still going strong! The guys over at Whizoo make great oven controllers. Unfortunately I wasn't [...]

My first EBikes

By | June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Madeit|

Parents' Bikes A few year ago, I made some electric bikes for my parents. The black bike was made from only parts, where as the red bike was really a conversion from a regular bicycle. I did add new brakes and a luggage rack. The bikes are powered [...]

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