Computer Projects

Mostly computers, networking and embedded systems stuff.

Ambit 250

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NTL Ambit 250 EUDOCSIS 2.0 Modem, using a max232 to access the serial console and installed haxorware on it.

Project started: Dec 10

Last updated: 17/10/11

Ipod Mini Upgrade

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Modding a 1G iPod mini, by upgrading the hard-drive, buffing the case silver and installing Rockbox onto it.

Project started: ~2007

Last updated: 13/2/11

Kindle 3 Hacks

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Mods and hacks on my Kindle 3

Project started: Nov 11

Last updated: 30/11/11

Coloured ThinkPad ThinkLight

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Changing the colour of a ThinkPad ThinkLight

Project started: May 14

Last updated: 07/11/2014

Virgin Media VMDG280 Modem

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You can tear apart your Virgin Media modem and use the 802.11n wifi card to upgrade your laptops hardware.

Project started: Dec 10

Last updated: 18/08/2011

Virgin Media VMDG480 Modem

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Then newer VMDG480 Virgin Media EUDOCSIS 3.0 modem can also be dissembled to acquire it's 802.11n wifi card.

Project started: Jan 11

Last updated: 18/07/2011

VLC Batch Video Recorder

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Scripting VLC to automate capturing hour long timestamped clips for compliance/security/quality assurance.

Project started: Dec 11

Last updated: 08/02/13

Watchguard WG2500 Firewall

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Old hardware firewall teardown and Serial/JTAG pin-outs.

Project started: Dec 10

Last updated: 18/08/2011

Electronic Projects

Mostly analogue electronics stuff.

LAN Cable Tester

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Fried LAN cable tester that I fixed.

Project started: Nov 10

Last updated: 5/12/10

Day Counter

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WickedDevice daycounter kit

Counts up or down, one day at time, you can also use it trigger stuff, maybe like a gigantic Rube Goldberg machine that is triggered on a certain day or something.

Project started: Nov 10

Last updated: 12/02/11

Conway's Game of Life

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Adafruit Industries Kit I made that follows Conway's Game of Life rules.

Makes pretty LED patterns.

Project started: Nov 10

Last updated: 5/12/10

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Building a RGB LED lightbox that responds to sound.

Project started: Aug 13

Last updated: 06/09/14

PlayStation Controllers

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Repairing old generic playstation style controllers.

Project started: 01/03/2012

Last updated: 21/06/2012

Pong Console

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The Game that everyone is talking about!

Construction of kit and various mods.

Project started: Nov 10

Last updated: 27/01/11

Misc Projects

Mostly other stuff.

eSpeak Answering Machine Messages

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Making answering machine messages with the eSpeak Speech Synthesizer

Project started: 28/09/2012

Last updated: 20/11/2012

My Bikes

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Info about my bikes.

Project started: Ages ago

Last updated: 24/10/2015

Awesome Ideas

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Super awesome ideas, that are;

a.) Too minor to warrant their own page.

or b.) Too stupid or unfeasible to be done.

Project started: 18/12/2012

Last updated: 25/12/2012

Amplifer red LED mod

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Modding my Pioneer SA-510 amplifier to change the colour of the meter.

Project started: 27/01/2011

Last updated: 02/03/2011

Tektronix 601E Easter Egg

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An easter egg included with a Tektronix 601E waveform monitor

Project started: 29/05/2011

Last updated: 29/05/2011