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Building an F450 Quadcopter - Day 3 - Soldering!

One of my first jobs involved soldering RS232 connectors by hand.  I was forever burning my fingers and putting on far too much solder so that I then had to spend time trying to remove it from things that it was not supposed to be on.   351 more words

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RIP, Dr. Ramesh Srivastava

Yesterday was a tough, long day. Saying goodbye to a loved one is hard. Saying final goodbye to one of the kindest, accomplished, yet very humble individual was one of the hardest things I’ve even done. 423 more words

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I'm Around...

I’m just backlogged between work and school. That new job I started is 11hr shifts and now I’m so tired I’m behind on homework… so there’s that. 66 more words

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Fighting the No-Win Scenario

Entry 01/16/2015 08:59:04 AM – Mentat 852

Christ on a drunken rampage… You’d think I’d know better sometimes (but I don’t). I get into a discussion with some teenage bisexual girl about her inherent disdain about the use of the label bisexual and feeling constrained by the baggage associated with the word, struggles to find a better word to use. 1,078 more words

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Building an F450 quadcopter - Day 1 - A lot to learn

Before I lost my Phantom FC40 in an unfortunate series of events I was enjoying modifying it almost as much as flying, so building a replacement from the ground up seemed like the perfect therapy to put my loss behind me. 319 more words

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The Year of Projects

I’ve got big plans this year. If I can complete half of them I will be thoroughly impressed with myself! My brain is full of creativity. 559 more words


How the new year is shaping up so far

I started the new year with a cold which has progressed now to a cold with a cough which is getting worse daily. Great start into the new year and that although I am supposed to have a great year (check… 427 more words