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RobbieDunion

United Kingdom

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I am a 32-year-old tech lover, self-confessed geek and football fanatic! When I am not playing with the latest gadget you will often find me watching my favourite TV shows including Game of Thrones, Young Sheldon and The Big Bang Theory. Feel free to follow me on Instagram @robbiedunion or Twitter @robbiedunion

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Member since September 2015
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Project Earned 04/04/2018
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Hackaday Ireland Earned 06/04/2018
RS Partner Day Earned 06/04/2018
BrightSparks 2018 Earned 08/05/2018
Wuthering Bytes 2019 Earned 30/08/2019
What's New In Electronics 2019 Earned 09/09/2019
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84 Articles published
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RobbieDunion

Electronics Design

2 months ago

The Big Life Fix: Changing Lives Through Engineering

Britain's leading designers, engineers and computer programmers joined forces, in an attempt to use their combined skills to create new inventions to greatly improve the quality of life for people who were living with a variety of specific needs.

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RobbieDunion

3D Printing and Design

3 months ago

Metal 3D Printing used to make tusk caps for endangered walruses.

Researchers from the Canadian École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS) and Université de Montréal have 3D printed protective ‘crowns’ for the tusks of an endangered walrus sheltered at the nearby Aquarium du Québec.

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RobbieDunion

Electronics Design

3 months ago

electronica 2020 - Virtual Conference

electronica 2020 is taking place this week, but not as we know it. Find out everything you need to know about the virtual fair.

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RobbieDunion

Raspberry Pi

3 months ago

Digital Making at Home: Dr Lucy Rogers

Dr Lucy joined Christina and Mr C for the latest episode of the Digital Making at Home series from Raspberry Pi.

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RobbieDunion

Podcasts

7 months ago

S3 E5 Expansion Pack: Biometrics

This week Matt Parker has left a voicemail about Biometrics for our hosts to answer.

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RobbieDunion

3D Printing and Design

8 months ago

10k Face Shields donated to Ghana

RS Components has stepped up its donations of 3D Printed PPE equipment to countries around the

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RobbieDunion

Raspberry Pi

8 months ago

How a 14-year-old inventor helped his vulnerable Great-Aunt

When 14-year-old Freddie realised how vulnerable his great-aunt was, he wanted to help. So he came up with two inventions that could make her life safer. As a result, he has won the junior engineering prize at the UK's Big Bang competition twice.

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RobbieDunion

Electronics Design

9 months ago

Rebooting a 50 Year Old Computer - Making The Apollo Guidance Computer Work Again

The Apollo Guidance Computer is a pivotal part of computer history, and it was a key part of making it possible for Apollo to land on the moon. See how a team of electronics wizards have been trying to resurrect it.

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RobbieDunion

Also In the News

10 months ago

The Ultimake Social Distancing Bike

Colin Furze is back with another invention. The Highcycle, the ultimate social distance bike makes sure that you can always stay 2m apart, vertically.

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RobbieDunion

3D Printing and Design

11 months ago

Greater Manchester 3D Printing Community Answer The Call

Last week LearnByLayers, a platform to help teachers with 3D printing, launched a call out for teachers and businesses in the Greater Manchester area to support medical workers at this challenging time through 3D Printing.

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RobbieDunion

Also In the News

11 months ago

Oxford University and King’s College develop ventilator to support Covid-19 crisis

An interdisciplinary team of engineers and medics from Oxford University and Kings College London have been working to address ways to increase the UK’s capacity for ventilator manufacture, by producing a prototype for rapid deployment.

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RobbieDunion

Also In the News

11 months ago

Colin Furze: Coronavirus Isolation Box

Our favourite YouTuber and inventor Colin Furze is back with his latest creation... the Coronavirus Isolation Box. This isn't self isolation as we know it... it's been Furzed!!

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