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* Network engineer at [http://www.quanza.net/ Quanza Engineering] in Amsterdam, working with Cisco and Juniper
 
* Network engineer at [http://www.quanza.net/ Quanza Engineering] in Amsterdam, working with Cisco and Juniper
  
Married, 2 kids
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Github: https://github.com/costyn
  
 
== Finished Projects ==
 
== Finished Projects ==
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=== Small stuff ===
 
* [[Useless Machine]]
 
* [[Useless Machine]]
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* [http://imgur.com/a/6wgBN Bluetooth RS232 dongles]
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=== High Altitude Balloons ===
 
* [http://imgur.com/a/PrsuH#4 Project Hyperion-1] High altitude balloon, launch date 19 august. 37.5KM altitude reached. Payload retrieved, camera malfunctioned on launch unfortunately.
 
* [http://imgur.com/a/PrsuH#4 Project Hyperion-1] High altitude balloon, launch date 19 august. 37.5KM altitude reached. Payload retrieved, camera malfunctioned on launch unfortunately.
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* [http://imgur.com/a/aaJ4n#0 Habanero-1], backup tracker on other balloon - used on [[HAB_launch]] and [[HAB_launch_2]]
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* [[HAB_launch]]
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* [[HAB_launch_2]]
  
== Current Projects ==
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== Stalled Projects ==
* [http://imgur.com/a/PrsuH#4 Project Hyperion-2], launch date not yet set
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** Goals: video, still images
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* [http://imgur.com/a/aaJ4n#0 Habanero-1], backup tracker on other balloon.
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* [[Sumobots]]
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* [[HAB Tracker Station]]
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* [[Moving Timelapse Rig]]
 
* [[Moving Timelapse Rig]]
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=== High Altitude Balloons ===
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* [[HAB Tracker Station]]
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* [[Pico Trackers]] - really really lightweight tracking hardware
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== Current Projects ==
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* Glow fur scarf: https://learn.adafruit.com/animated-neopixel-gemma-glow-fur-scarf?embeds=allow  (heavily modded by now)
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** Many new patterns
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** Working on MCU6050 6-dof accell/gyro integration
  
 
== Future Project Wishlist ==
 
== Future Project Wishlist ==
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* Photophile
 
* Photophile
 
* Line follower
 
* Line follower
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* [[Sumobots]]
  
 
'''Medium'''
 
'''Medium'''
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* Robot vision, something with RPi as robot controller
 
* Robot vision, something with RPi as robot controller
 
* Robot Wars type remote control combat robot
 
* Robot Wars type remote control combat robot
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* 3D Spinning LED ball
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** http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sO2-tqoyGik
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** http://www.sleepringen.nl/miniatuur.html
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** http://www.adafruit.com/products/736
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** ebay, zoek op slip ring 6 wires (bijv)
  
 
=== Others ===
 
=== Others ===
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* Giant vortex cannon
 
* Giant vortex cannon
 
* Giant bubbles
 
* Giant bubbles
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* Non newtonian fluids (maizena/subwoofer)
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* Double periscope to widen stereo effect (not sure what it's called)
  
 
=== Home automation ===
 
=== Home automation ===
 
* keyless entry with RFID or Dallas iButton
 
* keyless entry with RFID or Dallas iButton
 
* Doorbell repeater system for in garden/shed
 
* Doorbell repeater system for in garden/shed

Latest revision as of 17:32, 19 April 2017

Interests:

  • Electronics, microcontrollers, robotics, radio, photography, music

Work:

Github: https://github.com/costyn

Finished Projects

Small stuff

High Altitude Balloons

Stalled Projects

High Altitude Balloons

Current Projects

Future Project Wishlist

Robots

Easy

Medium

Difficult

Others

  • Pneumatic spud gun (legal)
  • Water rocket
  • Giant vortex cannon
  • Giant bubbles
  • Non newtonian fluids (maizena/subwoofer)
  • Double periscope to widen stereo effect (not sure what it's called)

Home automation

  • keyless entry with RFID or Dallas iButton
  • Doorbell repeater system for in garden/shed