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warren "A troubleshooting note! The ribbon cables seem to be the most common thing to go wrong. Often, the "pad" next to the lens, shown here, needs to be..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Hi, would it be OK if we renamed this "make stages for the Community Microscope Kit"? that way people might also hand-cut them, as in https://publi..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren ":-) good to know!!! We're looking for slightly better webcams now too. We found this one is pretty nice, and we are getting them for about $30, al..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Awesome!!! You can also find some cut files (but more importantly some artwork for printing instructions on them!) here: (also 3d printing files f..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Hi! It's this one or one very like it! Awesome! " | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Just starting to make some steps towards integrating this into the infragram video feed, where we can test it out. https://github.com/publiclab/inf..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Final note as we prepare a new activity for Raspberry Pi kits: you need to remove the lens from the Pi camera, which is a bit tough. We've loosened..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "I updated this with a new photo of the improved webcams, which means you can skip the inner foam tape step since the circuit board can unscrew and ..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "OK, we've finally gotten some good photos of the "basic kit" version of the Community Microscope (Kickstarter link) and how to assemble it. This is..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Here is the adapter! We're making some on a lasercutter and some on a 3d printer, but it's a /very/ simple part -- the tough part for us is getting..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "For Early Bird and Intro kits, we ultimately got a slightly different model of webcam -- it has a retracting cable, and an extra screw when compare..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "For folks starting to connect microscope objective lenses to their microscopes as part of the Community Microscope Kit, we'll post some photos soon..." | Read more » about 4 years ago
warren "Real-time sobel! Cool -- the edge detection on #image-sequencer is pretty slow... i wonder if we could get this running faster (up to video speeds)..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "This is really cool. Just a couple thoughts on presentation -- want to try making a Gif from this video? I think it'd be neat for people to see qui..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "A bit more info on this back at this question from some months back: https://publiclab.org/questions/stevie/12-08-2017/could-the-raspberry-pi-micro..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "@jiteovien just linking your diagram and challenge up with this reply from @maxliboiron -- https://publiclab.org/questions/jiteovien/08-08-2018/can..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "This looks great, and AWESOME diagram! @maxliboiron do you think we have to flip the dissecting scope so that the materials can be on the same side..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "Glad to hear it. I've noted that not all WiFi networks work, and sometimes trying on a different one (like the one I broadcast from my phone) works..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "We've requested a sample of v4 and also placed an initial order! We're going to have these precut by a coroplast cutting service (that does politic..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "Very exciting! We're starting assembly of the first early-bird kits now... i've been cutting coroplast sheets a lot today! On Fri, Jun 29, 2018 at..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "I LOVE this!!!! Fantastic!!! ⚡⚡ " | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "Great idea @amirberagain. @maggpi if you have a chance to record video of a live insect's face that would be so cool... :ant: " | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren "Sorry to detail here, you can get in touch via email if you like or repost your address if you want - I just wanted to be sure you didn't inadverte..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
warren ":grinning: " | Read more » over 4 years ago