Author Archives: Jose

OpenSCAD tips for creating reusable modules

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OpenSCAD is a really powerful tool for creating 3D objects. Unlike other tools such as FreeCAD, the parts are created programmatically, so you have to write code to create your parts. That gives you the ability to create independent modules that can be organized in separate files and imported by other designs. This article will give you tips for creating reusable modules and… Read more »

Create a Dropbox-like service with your Raspberry Pi and Sparkleshare

I used to spend a lot of time organizing my personal data, especially when data was distributed between more than one computer or external disks. Moving data between computers, checking the latest version of file duplicates and making backup copies are tedius tasks if you have to do them manually. The Dropbox approach is really useful for dealing with these things. You only have to place… Read more »