Source Code + Docs moved to GitHub
The source code and documents have been moved to a permanent home on GitHub. Check them out!
Final Docs Released
The final smartCaster Build Instructions are now available at this link: http://j.mp/smartCasterInstructions
Until the new website is up and running the new control unit boards are also available on the curious... Read more
The design for the T-Shirt was completed last week and as soon as I hear back from everyone for size and address I can put in the order. Hopefully that... Read more
So just as I got back from MakerFaire and was preparing to shoot a casting video disaster struck; the motor I had decided to use to drive the smartCaster had... Read more
WE DID IT!
Thank you so much to all of you who have helped to successfully fund the project! Thank you to my friends and family who have offered kind words of support... Read more
One blown Voltage Regulator, a fractured drill bit, a cracked coupler and numerous burns and cuts...
... and the smartCaster is complete!
Tomorrow I'll get a video up showing it in action casting an object. In the mean time here are some photos of the completed... Read more
I haven't had time to make a new Vlog yet but I just wanted to update everyone with the progress I've made the last few days.
The small geared 12-volt... Read more
I'm doing a proper update in a day or two but I finally have something good and couldn't wait to show you!
There are still a few kinks to... Read more
So I don't have any fancy pictures to show this time around but I wanted to send out a quick little update anyways.
Progress on the smartCaster has... Read more
I guess you could call me controlling?
Last night quite a bit of time was spent in the Reis Laboratory with my Wife working on her crafty projects and myself working on the Control Unit for the... Read more