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DrLucyRogers

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Inventor | Makertorium Ltd

I'm the Founder of the Guild of Makers (www.guildofmakers.org). and make bespoke items that solve problems. I'm a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and have a PhD in bubbles. I was a judge on BBC Robot Wars and "Inventor in Residence" on the "Josh Widdicombe will make your life better" show. I wrote the foreword to: “Robot: Meet the Machines of the Future” £14.99, published by DK (www.dk.com).

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Where's the wearables?

Rings and bracelets have been around for thousands of years. The first major technological advance on these was the wristwatch – which became popular during the First World War. Now, we’re inserting technology in to many things.

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Projects

1 week ago

Experiments in casting a dragon

Videos and pictures in first attempts at casting latex (Photos and effort by Polly and Chris with advice from Annabelle - compiled by Lucy Rogers). This is the dragon that the e-cig remote control was made for.

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Projects

3 weeks ago

How to Remote Control a Thing

Using a Key Fob (433MHz) and an Adafruit Trinket, remotely control a motor, pump and/or lights. Use the Trinket to make it switch on for a pre-determined time, then off again.

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DrLucyRogers

Projects

2 months ago

Banksy Shredder Frame - Version LR1

Recently, Banksy shred one of his artworks - just as it sold at auction for over a £1million. People wanted to know why and what it meant. I wanted to know how. So I made my own versions. This is version 1 - using a commercially available shredder.

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1 week ago

Dragon Breath

A dragon that smokes (using an e-cig and a remote control).

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Projects

3 months ago

Nixie Tube Clock

I've always had a soft spot for shiny things. So when I discovered Paul Parry at Bad Dog Designs ran a course to make your own Nixie Clock, I couldn't resist ...

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DrLucyRogers

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4 months ago

Comedy Concertina

With the usual rock-band line-up of ukulele, double bass, washboard and phonofiddle, and with harmonies to die to, the Boodlum's find humour in the best and worst of popular music. They needed a new prop ...

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3D Printing and Design

4 months ago

3D Printed Mini Mannequins

A dressmaker wanted some eight-inch tall mini-mannequins to show off her bespoke dress designs. Could I help?

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Projects

5 months ago

mini Mini-Make

Modded Mini Cooper - to become a nightlight - its headlights automatically come on when it is dark.

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What have you made?

We're recording a series of podcasts for Designspark in the next few weeks, and I'll like to

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Competitions

6 months ago

Stone Soup

So she sat down in the village square, drew some water from the well, and started to boil some water. Then, she very carefully searched around the north side of the square. Children came to watch her ...

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