To build the dispenser, we just need a 1mL injection syringe, a wooden stirrer, a glue gun and strong yarn. Drill 1.5mm holes in the wooden stirrer for the yarn. Mount the yarn and glue everything together with a glue gun, the picture explains everything. The needle should be shortened. Do not cut it, but bend it with two pliers back and forth until it breaks.
Precisely dispense the smallest amount of solder paste
Maxun One Solar bike
Spot welder controller board
I have developed the D.I.Y spot welder because I needed a special spot welder for the building of my Maxun One solar bike. It turned out that the spot welder is being built by many people worldwide. Because the electronics was not so easy to build, I have made a printed circuit board, which is for sale, together with some other parts:
Microwave oven repair safety precautions
Working on a microwave oven is extremely dangerous. You will normally NOT survive the high voltage, the available power of more than 1000W is enough to kill you instantly like an electric chair. Please read this article first.
Spot welder features
A fine-spot welder is one of the few equipment where building yourself is cheaper than buying. There are already published a lot of DIY spot welders, this one has some unique features:
Een van de mooiste fietstochten die ik heb gemaakt is de fietsroute lang de Maas van Maastricht naar Sedan in Frankrijk. Eerst stroomt de Maas nog door het vuile industriegebied van Seraing, maar stroomopwaarts wordt het stroomgebied steeds natuurlijker.
Cheap precision multimeter calibration reference
I have developed a cheap multimeter calibration reference by which you can calibrate a digital multimeter yourself. Here we calibrate my favorite multimeter, the PeakTech 2010, it has a lot of features and it cost just €35.
Switches and push buttons need debouncing. It is straightforward to do this with software, using a library. The advantages of the Switch library are: