I'm getting better at FreeCAD in my free hours. Here I'm using Assembly 4 to model how the parts interact in a bi-stable switch design I'm experimenting with.
Toussaint Louverture led the most important slave revolt in history, effectively forcing France to abolish slavery, in 1794. Yet many French high-school students learn nothing about this chapter of their history. http://nyer.cm/gokblqg
Just blogged with some excited waffle about the mighty @FreeCADNews@twitter.com #opensource and the mini series that has part one in this months @HackSpaceMag@twitter.com #CAD https://concretedog.blogspot.com/2020/12/freecad-mini-series-in-hackspace.html
today I learned that there's yet another Habsburg on Twitter, he wrote a children's book about the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and he's apparently Hungary's Ambassador to the Holy See. https://twitter.com/muenzenberg_w/status/1334487907839729666
Designed my own ISA NE2000-compatible network card
Using RTL8019 chipset, 10Base-T full duplex ethernet
Can be configured via jumpers, EEPROM or full ISA PnP.
Compatible with 8-bit XT machines.
Optimized for automated assembly at JLC.
Also, I promised to match the first $500s in donations to support @BlackGirlsCode@twitter.com, and you all crushed it in 30 minutes already hitting over $3500!
You can find the donation campaign here: https://tiltify.com/@sajam/rollbackia-rumble
If you missed it on stream today, I announced I'll be running a charity tournament for FOOTSIES this Saturday!
You can find info to signup/where to donate here: https://smash.gg/tournament/rollbackia-rumble
* photo courtesy of @email@example.com
Explosive hydroforming a steel sphere.
New testing of bones and artifacts show that Clovis tools were made only during a brief, 300-year period from 13,050 to 12,750 years ago. https://today.tamu.edu/2020/10/23/texas-am-expert-new-clues-revealed-about-clovis-people
I've heard Veliky is great
CEA/DEN, EDF R&D and OPEN CASCADE are pleased to announce SALOME version 9.6.0.
SALOME is an open source integration platform for numerical simulation.
"It’s hard to imagine that the Trench exists. More likely, it’s fueled by a combination of Dunning-Kruger and cognitive bias. Players who believe in the Trench likely have a low locus of control, and believe that losses 'happen' to them," https://www.vice.com/en/article/jgq5w8/why-players-blame-skill-based-matchmaking-for-losing-in-call-of-duty
Biosystems engineer. Once called an "interestED person". Debian Science Maintainer, FreeCAD developer & sysadmin. Fighting game fan. He. kwk.systems/donate
Linux Geeks doing what Linux Geeks do..