I installed some Ikea Återsken wall lamps as sconces in our house, which required some new electrical boxes and custom interfacing for the lamps.
Category: 3D Printing
Projects that involve 3D printing at some point.
Bathroom vanity from dresser
Last year we had our bathroom professionally remodeled. One part of the bathroom that I wanted to do myself was to build the new vanity from a cute dresser. We had seen DIY sites with how-to tutorials for converting a wood dresser into a water-resistant vanity, so we went to…
Raspberry Pi 3 mount for Creality Ender 3
I started using an OctoPi 3D printer server with my Ender 3 Pro a while ago. It’s super useful as a remote management tool, but I wasn’t able to find a mounting enclosure for my Raspberry Pi 3+ that met my requirements. I made this one by marrying two two…
Fiat 500e cell phone dash cradle
This is a hack for the old model Fiat 500e GPS stand to convert it to a powered phone holder and charger.
Pegboard accessory – Speaker Arm
Continuing on a roll of 3D-printing projects, I have always wanted some of those cool wall-mounted speakers in our garage so that I can listen to tunes while I work in there. It’s part of the mythical DIY/home-engineer garage ambience I’m trying to cultivate. I happened to have a couple…
Apron sink runoff diverter
We are in the process of remodeling our kitchen (which will be its own story when it is done). One of the huge improvements was replacing our kitchen sink with a deep aluminum apron sink. It is very similar to a farmhouse sink, except for 2 things. First: it weighs significantly…
Ikea hack – Pegboard lamp mount
At this point, I’ve been fully converted to an Ikea engineering fanboy, (he said, sitting in an Ikea chair under an Ikea lamp). I don’t much like the experience of shopping at Ikea and prefer to buy used furniture supporting local thrift stores, but the Ikea design-for-manufacturing engineering is damn…
Stand for Nintendo Switch
This project has been moved to its own page.