Usually I blog here about robotics and microcontrollers so you might not know that I actually work in technical testing. But it is true, at least during daylight. So in my spare time I focus on my private projects. Consequently I do not blog about work but sometimes I stumble... [Read More]
DIY Reflow Oven
get your own PCB production going!
One of my new years resolutions was to turn a pizza oven into a SMT reflow oven. Awkward… [Read More]
3D robot racing simulation
Today I started working on a new robot. Well, it is not a real robot. TORCS is The Open Racing Car Simulator. No real ecological harm is done except a few electrons are going to be wasted. [Read More]
Conway's Game of Life
In 2012 I worked for Kuehne & Nagel in Hamburg. They do agile software development and follow “Clean Code”. They invited me to take part on a company sponsored code retreat in April. So I stayed the weekend in Hamburg to hone my programming skills and to spend more time... [Read More]