The vending machine now provides some more feedback after money is put in.
Source code associated with my contribution is here. I haven't documented
the other components of the vending machine.
Based on the implementation details, it appears to me that
the bill acceptor is in fact plugged into one board (Arduino Leonardo)
that is connected by serial to another board (Raspberry Pi). Why is
the former board used at all? That is, why is the bill acceptor not
plugged directly into the latter board?
I said "your 'community' space," but honestly, I still want this to be my
space, too. I hardly ever make a fuss about any of this stuff because it's
all so futile, you know? but in this case, I really want to make my point
clear: I think we should rescind our action against Rannette. I think
she's been treated unfairly. Even if she is "aggressive" towards you or
your compatriots, I don't think we need white dudes policing our space of
black women's bodies. Matt, you claim to have acted in another's interest
and you offer an injured third party -- let them speak for themselves,
because I don't think it's your place right now. If there was a violent
incident that threatened our space, let's hear it from a witness or an
involved party. "Something Happened" is not good enough. Otherwise "but
above all the Omni
Commons must maintain a safe, welcoming environment" seems to fly directly
in the face of the lived experience of too many black people.
I wanted to reach out for some feedback. Seeking folks who would want to
facilitate or participate in a men's group.
I've previously participated in small groups like this and found them
beneficial for various reasons. I would like to see if folks have had
similar or different experiences.
The way I'm thinking about this would culminate in something like a regular
meeting for men in the sudo room community to discuss relevant issues
including those of identity, oppression, privilege, patriarchy, gender,
sexuality, stereotypes, safe space, and mutual support.
This may not be the best or even a viable path to approach these topics,
but I wanted to throw it out there to see if there is any interest.
Here's some images of the Seiko SMI 3200 Scanning Electron Microscope that
is in need of a new home:
Note that this is NOT a small system! It's not huge as SEM's go, but
definitely not desktop - more like "small room sized". And it would
obviously need some dedicated person to keep it in good running condition.
It is however almost brand new, and currently *running*, at <5nm resolution!
Beam Services Inc is down in Pleasanton, so I guess interested parties
could potentially go and have a look at the system. This kind of equipment
would be a significant commitment and investment in time and effort on our
part, so let's coordinate on this shall we?
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Nope, just finding a good adhesive for reattaching it is hard. I ended up
just using an open cell foam pad to push the header on the glass
Only advice is to not be too aggressive and let the glue take its time to
release. Doingbot while warm would help.
On Mar 21, 2018 1:34 PM, "Marc Juul" <marc(a)juul.io> wrote:
Cool! Hey is there any reason why I can't do that end then just flip the
glass, clean it and re-attach the heating pad on the bottom?
Any tips on getting the heating pad off?
On Wed, Mar 21, 2018 at 11:34 AM, Adam <me(a)adammunich.com> wrote:
> I have successfully separated the heating pad from my old Taz bed it's
> quite robust
> On Mar 21, 2018 8:10 AM, "Marc Juul" <marc(a)juul.io> wrote:
>> On Wed, Mar 14, 2018 at 3:51 PM, Jake <jake(a)spaz.org> wrote:
>>> I 3d printed stuff last night and it worked great. I scraped off the
>>> stuff on
>>> the print bed and exposed the actual glass print bed! it's still good
>>> there are a couple of serious craters. Not sure what to do about the
>>> perhaps fill them in with caulk? Silicone caulk sticks to glass.
>> Yeah sorry about that. One of the craters is my fault. I was printing on
>> a really cold night with ABS and the ABS stuck so well to the glass and the
>> temperature difference in the room was so great that the ABS contracting as
>> it cooled actually took off a bit of the glass. I will try to find and
>> order replacement glass.
>> sudo-discuss mailing list
Henner wrote this awesome parts organizer web service, and it's running at
noisebridge (and his house):
here's the noisebridge implementation (type a letter to begin instant search):
i would love to help fill it with information about the stuff we have at
sudoroom, but i am not confident in my ability to install it and get it running
on our network. If someone feels good about doing this, sudo make it happen
and i'll help.
Sudo-room is currently broke. Not taking in enough money to cover expenses nor plan for any future needs.
Who is interested in reviewing the financial situation and brainstorming some recommendations for bringing in additional funds? I’m happy to help set and track goals.
I wanted to print something tonight and went to the web interface for the laser
(it only works if you're in the Omni)
and when I tried to print it didn't work. Why? Because someone stole the
ethernet cable that had been connecting the printer to the network! Why would
you do that? don't do that.
It took me a long time but i found a replacement cable of the right length, and
i put it back up there, and then i was able to print.
if you want to print, go to the above address. If you just want to check in on
the printer (and make sure its ethernet cable isn't unplugged) you can go to:
P.S. Tom Levine made the excellent web interface above, unfortunately it
doesn't know what to do if the printer isn't online.
Hi CCL & Sudo Folx,
We have a really exciting workshop coming up this Saturday 2:00-5:00pm at CCL. Hoping to see you there! Details below, please RSVP on Meetup.
**Please check back on Meetup event page https://www.meetup.com/Counter-Culture-Labs/events/fspbbnyxkblc/ <https://www.meetup.com/Counter-Culture-Labs/events/fspbbnyxkblc/> for any updates prior to the scheduled workshop**
We are welcoming special guests, bolwerK <http://www.ooooo.be/>, Brussels-based artists who just performed at Yerba Buena Center of the Arts and will be giving their Open Lab workshop at Counter Culture Labs to show you how piezoelectric crystals [[[crystals that make electricity!]]] are made in CRYSTELLING <http://ooooo.be/crystelling/>
<http://ooooo.be/crystelling/>"During open lab session, we grow piezo-electric crystals, and experiment with their physical, acoustic, electric and electromagnetic properties transmitting and receiving signals from the body to the mind & intra-acting frequencies." ~bolwerK
The first half of the workshop, bolwerK will walk you through making & experimenting with the crystals. And the second half of the workshop will be art & science explorations led by CCL hosts including using Daphnia magnus, a small water organism to test piezo electric principles in biology. We're hoping to amplify their movements and explore other electrifying bio topics
Workshop suggested fee: $10 to cover materials & prep; NOTAFLOF (No One is Turned Away for Lack of Funds) Classes are open to all CCL members and the general public. Ages 18+ or with a parent/guardian
Important note: We have invited a Meetup photographer to take photos at Counter Culture Labs during the workshop. Release forms will be required for those who are willing to be photographed. Anyone who does not want to be photographed may opt out, and must state their wishes to the organizers at the time of the event. Please let us know if you have any questions. See you there!
Cere Davis (CCL member, science-artist)
& Ramy Kim (CCL member, environmental health)
Marthe Van Dessel, a performer, hacker, feminist sys admin, and multidisciplinary artivist who creates interfaces, devices, and protocols to instigate our urban and institutional hardware. She engages in the administrative, cultural, and political dimensions of personal and collective identities. By triggering intersubjective alliances she connects the “self and other” to the commons, coauthorship, and redistribution into the public domain.
AVnet, is a technical and logistical rescue team for infra-structural and service-oriented urgencies.