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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

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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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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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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DrLucyRogers

Articles

8 months ago

UK MakerFaire in Newcastle 28-29 April 2018 - Lucy's report

What Lucy thought of MakerFaire UK 2018...

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Robotics

8 months ago

Makerfaire UK 28-29 April 2018 Newcastle

I know the children are our future and all that, but sometimes I think they get all the fun. So I am really excited to be going to the UK MakerFaire in Newcastle 28-29 April 2018.

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DrLucyRogers

Robotics

10 months ago

Unemployed Robot Wars Judge looking for work ...

BBC have dropped Robot Wars. What's next?

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Projects

10 months ago

Lighten the Load

Control system for DC incandescent light bulbs using Raspberry Pi and potentiometers.

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Projects

10 months ago

Steampunk Advertising Sign

Steampunk style sign, using a mirror, a laser cut logo, some 24V DC bulbs and some wires ...

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Electronics Design

11 months ago

Meeting Makers IRL (in real life)

Meeting people virtually is great. For me, meeting them in real life is even better.

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Electronics Design

11 months ago

Thingatron

The General Purpose Input/Output (GPIO) ports on development and microprocessor boards generally

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Electronics Design

11 months ago

LiPo Battery Switch

Switch the power off without unplugging the battery.

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