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RobbieDunion

United Kingdom

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I am a 31-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
DS Team member Earned 04/01/2018
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All star profile Earned 03/01/2018
Maker Earned 24/04/2018
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Social Earned 04/01/2018
Toolbox Earned 27/03/2018
User support Recognised for helping others in our Support Centre.
Survey Earned 17/03/2020
Project Earned 04/04/2018
LeakKiller Challenge Winner Earned 04/04/2018
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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80 Articles published
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RobbieDunion

Podcasts

2 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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3D Printing and Design

4 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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Raspberry Pi

4 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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Electronics Design

5 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

5 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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3D Printing and Design

6 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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Also In the News

7 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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Also In the News

7 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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3D Printing and Design

7 months ago

3D CAD File: Respirator-free reanimation Venturi's valve

Download the ready-to-print Venturi's valve model for respirator-free masks, which have been created as a non-profit project for the Covid-19 pandemic.

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3D Printing and Design

7 months ago

How 3D Printing Saved Italian Lives Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

How quick thinking and a 3D printer enabled a Northern Italian hospital to access a replacement valve for a reanimation device when their supplier had run out, saving lives in the process.

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Also In the News

8 months ago

Jude's Vacuum Forming Hack - Recycling Plastic Milk Jugs

Jude Pullen shows how he modified a Mayku Vacuum Former (Formbox) to work with HDPE Plastic (recycled from Milk Jugs). Not only does this give a good mould quality, but resulting moulds are food safe, durable and can still be recycled after use.

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Electronics Design

8 months ago

The First Cryogenic Quantum Computing Chip

Horse Ridge the first Cryogenic Quantum Computing Control Chip has been unveiled by Intel and QuTech

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