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Dave Ives

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Other... | A B Open

I currently look after production at AB Open. I have a background in the arts, environmental conservation and IT support. In my spare time I do a bit of DJing and I like making things.

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Member since March 2018
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Dave Ives

Electronics Design

1 day ago

Building a Valve Amplifier Part 2: Single Channel Prototype and Loudspeakers Assembly

Building a brand new valve amplifier using the RH84 design and off-the-shelf components.

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Dave Ives

Projects

1 month ago

Building a Valve Amplifier Part 1: Design, Components and Layout

Building a brand new valve amplifier using the RH84 design and off-the-shelf components.

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Dave Ives

Arduino

1 month ago

Building a LoRaWAN Water Detector using an Arduino MKR WAN 1300 and a Grove Moisture Sensor

Using a moisture sensor connected to an Arduino MKR WAN 1300 board to measure moisture levels and send the data up to The Things Network.

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Dave Ives

Development Kits

1 month ago

Getting to Know the Grove Speech Recognizer Kit for Arduino

A first look, trying out the different modules and building a voice-controlled MP3 Player.

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Dave Ives

Projects

1 month ago

Building a Sound Effects Module for the Red Tin using the Adafruit Sound FX Processor

Building a sound effects unit with an attractive, practical enclosure, and editing audio files for the best results.

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Dave Ives

Arduino

2 months ago

A First Look at the Grove Starter Kit for Arduino

What the kit contains, trying out some of the modules and building basic projects.

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Dave Ives

Arduino

3 months ago

First Impressions of the Arduino MKR WAN 1300

A first look at the compact LoRaWAN-enabled Arduino and running the example sketches.

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Dave Ives

Raspberry Pi

3 months ago

Aerial Photography with a Raspbery Pi and Kite Part 1: Configuring the Pi

Looking at an alternative to a drone for aerial photography - configuring a Raspberry Pi and Camera to be lifted by a kite.

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Dave Ives

LED Lighting

3 months ago

Fun Lighting Effects with a Neopixel Matrix FadeCandy controller

Adding lighting effects to the Red Tin with a Neopixel Matrix and FadeCandy controller.

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Dave Ives

Electronica 2018

3 months ago

Electronica 2018 Pidentifier and Automatic Selfie Camera Build

Design, mechanical build and components for the AI-powered Pidentifier and computer vision enabled selfie camera.

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Dave Ives

Electronica 2018

4 months ago

RS IoT Blockchain Demonstrators Part 2: Mechanical Build

The design and build of Internet of Things Blockchain demonstrators for Electronica 2018.

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Dave Ives

Projects

4 months ago

Building a Festival Ready 12 Volt Rechargeable Power System Part 2: Putting It All Together

A weather proof case to house everything, featuring connectors for solar/mains charger plus the Red Tin and PA, ready to provide off-grid power at festivals and outdoor events.

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