Make your own power bank.

In today’s world, we are increasingly reliant on technology, and our devices are constantly in need of a power source. Whether it’s our smartphones, laptops, or tablets, we always need a reliable power source to keep them running. One way to ensure that we always have access to power is by carrying a power bank with us. However, buying a power bank from a store can be expensive, and we don’t always know what’s inside it....

February 27, 2023 · 3 min · Alastair

Enhancing Your Ender 3 3D Printer: Noise Reduction and Performance Upgrades

Elevate your Ender 3 3D printer’s performance and quiet it down. Tackle noise and cooling concerns with the SKR Mini E3 V2 mainboard, quieter fans, and improved hotend duct. Explore options like an enclosure for temperature control and remote management with an Orange Pi Zero 2 for seamless 3D printing.

February 19, 2023 · 4 min · Alastair

Reviving Your Old Dell Optiplex 9020: A TrueNAS Transformation Guide

Repurpose your old Dell Optiplex 9020 into a powerful TrueNAS server with this step-by-step guide. Learn to gather components, configure TrueNAS, and set up Docker and Portainer on a virtual machine. Enhance your server with 3D printed modifications, an NVMe drive, and PCIe adapter.

February 18, 2023 · 5 min · Alastair