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leonie

United Kingdom United Kingdom

DS Community Manager | RS Components

DesignSpark Community Manager and all-around geek girl.

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Member since February 2016
DS Team member Earned 04/01/2018
Community spirit 50 Earned 19/09/2018
Inquisitive Earned 09/06/2018
Author 25 Earned 03/01/2018
All star profile Earned 03/01/2018
Maker Become a member of a Maker community.
Pete and Greet Earned 04/01/2018
Social Earned 04/01/2018
Toolbox Earned 11/06/2018
User support Recognised for helping others in our Support Centre.
Project Publish a project.
79 Followers
76 Following
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2 Questions posted
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85 Articles published
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leonie

Innovation

2 days ago

Help us to improve DesignSpark

We’re currently in the process of improving our website, to ensure that it provides the best service possible to you.

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Robotics

2 weeks ago

Lifting off with The Open University

When DesignSpark regular, Dr Bill Marshall, reached out to us with a request to help support the crowdfunding activities of The OU Planetary Robotics Student team we were delighted to be in a position to offer some help.

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leonie

Innovation

1 month ago

Here come the girls!

Today is #IntroduceAGirlToEngineering Day. As a girl in the engineering world myself, I want to give a huge shout out to some of our DesignSpark girls!

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leonie

News

1 month ago

DesignSpark News Update - February 2019

Your Community Manager, Leonie, gives you a video update on the latest news from DesignSpark HQ.

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leonie

Motion Control

1 month ago

Colin Furze - how to control a motorised staircase treadmill with RS Pro

Our favourite You-tuber Colin Furze has built a custom Treadmill for his staircase at home.  Using a conveyer belt wrapped around a bearing and roller system, Colin uses wheelchair motors and an RS Pro DC motor controller to drive the conveyor.

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leonie

Competitions

1 month ago

Our design challenge in partnership with Panasonic has now closed

We’d like to thank everyone who submitted a proposal utilising the PAN1760A Bluetooth RF Module or the PAN9420 Wi-Fi Module and respective evaluation kits, as well as our finalists.

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2019 – the year when 5G becomes a reality

After many years of anticipation, and not a little hype, 2019 promises to be the year when 5G finally arrives.

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leonie

Innovation

2 months ago

New Year, New Ideas

Happy New Year DesignSparkers. 2019 is upon us and what better way to start the year than with a celebration of creativity? January is #CreativityMonth and being a community of engineers, this month is all about you!

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leonie

News

2 months ago

Happy Holidays from DesignSpark!

Happy holidays to our extended DesignSpark family from all the team!

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leonie

Articles

3 months ago

International Tea Day

Happy international tea day! I was going to say that it is the 2nd most important day of the year – after coffee of course – but that was before I discovered that #TeaDay is not just about drinking tea all day.

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leonie

Connectors

3 months ago

DesignSpark talks industrial automation with TE Connectivity

Ruud van den Brink, Product Manager Industrial Communication Europe at TE Connectivity talks automation connection technologies with DesignSpark.

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leonie

Articles

3 months ago

Pretend To Be a Time Traveler Day

If you’re not into freeware or DS software and you don't want to celebrate #SharewareDay, don’t worry, today is also Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day!

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