Go to advanced search

by akauppi
Tue Feb 28, 2012 9:50 pm
Forum: Cases
Topic: Lego case project
Replies: 68
Views: 77136

Re: Lego case project

<t>Lob0426 said: <br/> <br/> <br/> I can"t believe none of you has worked on a MindStorm case yet. What we really need is a RasPi that follows around the desk! Is MindStorm a derivative of Linux?<br/> <br/> Edit: Looks like the labwiew is windows based<br/> <br/> <br/> Actually, LabView originated f...
by akauppi
Sat Jan 28, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: Cases
Topic: Case Design - Raspi Model B Box
Replies: 8
Views: 5799

Re: Case Design - Raspi Model B Box

<t>Codyak said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Maybe a change so they could be stackable and not just slide off if resting on top of one an other?<br/> <br/> <br/> To match this discussion with the Lego case project topic, why not:<br/> <br/> - make the enclosure "LEGO compatible" from below and above, i.e. have...
by akauppi
Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: Cases
Topic: Lego case project
Replies: 68
Views: 77136

Re: Lego case project

<r>eric_baird said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Ideally it'd be nice if there was somewhere specially set aside for people to upload RPi-related files (Lego LXF, various CAD formats for 3D printing, vector files for laser-cutting, whatever).<br/> <br/> <br/> Imho, <URL url="http://www.grabcad.com">http://www....
by akauppi
Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:45 pm
Forum: Cases
Topic: Lego case project
Replies: 68
Views: 77136

Re: Lego case project

<t>Cephas Borg said: <br/> <br/> <br/> The other alternative, as I see it, would be to go with the "real lego" option, and superglue the lego bricks together. That would be cheaper than a moulded case (given that someone's gonna have to pay for mould setup and so on), and strong enough to withstand ...
by akauppi
Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:38 pm
Forum: Cases
Topic: Lego case project
Replies: 68
Views: 77136

Re: Lego case project

<t>kimondo said: <br/> <br/> <br/> The "mini-figures" (I always called them lego men) can hold something about 3mm thick and the hands protrude a maximum of 3mm over what they're gripping. Stood on a lego board they grip quite firmly. You could even stick them inside a case with a few windows so the...
by akauppi
Wed Nov 23, 2011 8:15 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How would you use a Raspberry Pi device?
Replies: 515
Views: 166871

Re: How would you use a Raspberry Pi device?

I will use them to prototype our automated community transport system's track-to-vehicle communications.
by akauppi
Tue Nov 22, 2011 3:31 pm
Forum: The Staffroom
Topic: Best first language
Replies: 160
Views: 28892

Re: Best first language

<t>Somehow I feel (hope) that the language kids will learn programming today is none of these. I'm currently going through some utterly clumsy-made Lua code at work, where the person has adopted the C++ thinking into Lua, and ... lost the whole point.<br/> Whatever language one uses, it should be pr...

Go to advanced search