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Donald Bell Maker Update - Episode 43: Monster Chompers

5/7/2020 | By Maker.io Staff

This week on Maker Update, our robot overlords get a new, terrifying mouth, the Pi camera goes deluxe, Maker Faire goes virtual, mirror inspiration, and singing toilet paper.

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++Show Notes [Maker Update #175]++

-=Project of the Week=-

Animatronic Mouth Using 3D Printing, Arduino and Python By Will Cogley
https://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Animatronic-Mouth-Using-3D-Printing-Arduino/

-=News=-

Raspberry Pi High Quality Camera
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/new-product-raspberry-pi-high-quality-camera-on-sale-now-at-50/

RetroPie 4.6 Released With Raspberry Pi 4 Support
https://blog.adafruit.com/2020/05/01/retropie-4-6-released-with-raspberry-pi-4-support-its-amazing-piday-raspberrypi-raspberry_pi-gaming-emulator/

Virtually Maker Faire, May 23
https://makerfaire.com/

-=More projects=-

Create an electronic affirmation mirror By Becky Stern
https://hackspace.raspberrypi.org/articles/create-an-electronic-affirmation-mirror

Code available from resources download
https://hackspace.raspberrypi.org/issues/30

Toilet Paper Roll Choir by Max Björverud
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/these-loo-rolls-formed-a-choir/

Cycloidal Gear Clock By EammonL
https://www.instructables.com/id/Cycloidal-Gear-Clock/

-=Tips & Tools=-

Adam Savage's Favorite Tools: Wearable Magnifiers!
https://www.tested.com/art/makers/906623-adam-savages-favorite-tools-wearable-magnifiers/

New version out of Open Source Medical Supply Guide (v2.0)
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-71FJTmI1Q1kjSDLP0EegMERjg_0kk_7UfaRE4r66Mg/preview?fbclid=IwAR2cHvsJFwB1BBOLnSdQGMLUBPS2odjiU2GsPQmcW1uLLlV-Lq82IOUOEjo#heading=h.6rcgzhjv3lfe

Servo Robotic Claw by cynahsy
https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4249843

Oiler Pen Review
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfg_EUCFMvU

Maker Update #174 *Adafruit Edition*
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynL6NJ074F0

-=Digi-Key Spotlight=-

Energy Harvesting – Tech Basics
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZuUbkDKbBc

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