Monthly Archives: September 2021

Interesting multi-purpose table saw jig

I had to look this over a couple of times before I saw all the different functions it could do. I do like the overall build, seems a bit time consuming to make thought. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/3-1-table-saw-multi-jig-86700?homelistings#post186322

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Nice Robot gripper

This one uses belts to pull and grip objects.

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Generating power as your ride your bike

Basically has the same build as a homemade wind generator, with a disk with magnets on them, and coils inside the spinning magnet hubs to charge everything. Its an interesting build, not so sure I would do it (need to … Continue reading

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Solar trickle charger thru OBD-II reader for car

I have thought about this myself during COVID lockdown where after a month or two of my car sitting still, the battery was pretty weak.

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A simple router table build

The author make a simple router table build, with accessories. Pretty straight forward build too.

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Another porch pirate preventor build

This time from a Canadian, who tried to build a prevention instead of the revenge based ones. I like the logic he put in to determine if a package was dropped off and to arm the system. https://www.tomshardware.com/news/raspberry-pi-package-security-system

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POT to PWM controller

Using an ATiny no less, bascially you turn the POT, and a PWM comes out to control the motor speed. Good for DC based motors. It also has a nice small footprint. https://www.instructables.com/Poti-PWM-Control/

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Clever strap harness for walking multiple dogs

I only have 2, and I know that can be a challenge, so I like this strap build. My 2 cents, not sure if I would put the clips lower incase the dogs all see something to play with and … Continue reading

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Nice jig for a Kreg R3

Actually I could see making something like this for the smaller single slot Kreg as well. Basically it turns the R3 into its a big brother pocket hole jig. https://www.instructables.com/Pimped-Kreg-R3-Jig/

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Well thats one way to pull out a stump

The author uses a metal bar, a jack, and a fulcrum to pull stumps out. Good example of using a lever to do work! https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/car-jack-stump-puller-video-86540?homelistings#post185753

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