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Donald Bell Maker Update Episode 32: Be Still My Heart

2/14/2020 | By Maker.io Staff

This week on Maker Update, Robotic beating heart, robot dreams, giant numbers, real-time object tracking, puffy bricks, and HackSpace goes half-price.

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++Show Notes [Maker Update #161]++

-=Project of the Week=-

Animatronic Plush Heart With 3D Printing by Will Cogley

https://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Plush-Heart-With-3D-Printing/

-=News=-

Raspbian Update

https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/a-new-raspbian-update/

-=More Projects=-

LEGO GBC Module - Robot Dreams by JK Brickworks

https://youtu.be/4dwXtT21rbw

The Numbers Project by Make Anything

https://youtu.be/fbbf3PqmCP0

Real-time Object Tracking by Leigh Johnson

https://towardsdatascience.com/real-time-object-tracking-with-tensorflow-raspberry-pi-and-pan-tilt-hat-2aeaef47e134

-=Tools/Tips=-

HackSpace U.S. Subscription half-off (67% off newsstand prices)

https://hsmag.cc/mpl

I lost my voice but check out MuggyWeld! by TheCrafsMan SteadyCraftin

https://youtu.be/1y17ycCmvUU

Adam Savage's Favorite Tools: Handheld Sheet Metal Brake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_AB7RnD_FQ

Soft Baroque's "Puffy Brick" Concrete Casting Technique

https://www.core77.com/posts/93782/Cool-Production-Method-Soft-Baroques-Puffy-Brick-Concrete-Casting-Technique

Impact Driver Vs. Drill Driver by Essential Craftsman

https://youtu.be/SJGfl54oegQ

Colored Gels on LEDs by John Park

https://learn.adafruit.com/circuitpython-ble-heart-rate-monitor-gizmo/overview

Flat Measuring Tape

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ciysHiqgEI

-=Digi-Key Spotlight=-

LoRA Digital Communication - Tech Basics

https://youtu.be/zJVxcOpuzRs

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