Going from nothing, to temporary, to custom. Not quite done, but about time I documented the process and got the images together. When we bought the house, there was no kitchen installed at all. At one point there was, but … Continue reading →
Below are the screen shots from my original tutorial for Mastering 3D Graphics: How to model an R2-D2 droid in Rhinoceros 3D. The actual tutorial has been lost to bit rot, thus far. The software was an early version of Rhinoceros … Continue reading →
I’ve recently been trying to get some of my old work back onto the internet, at least out of archive.org and onto something I can reference without fear of it disappearing. It’s funny how being busy and learning new things can cause you not to value the path you travel, until you want to reflect on where you have travelled. Continue reading →
The topic of paths, conditionals, and rule engines came up recently, so I wanted to put words to some of the approaches I’ve used in the past and topics I’m still reasoning about. I have seen a lot of these concepts applied in whole or in part, and wanted to note my approaches and struggles.
Historic data from my 10 year old Cavalier, until it encountered costly repairs:
A close up of the data at the end, showing my new corolla stats:
Using the old data, I was able to keep a close eye on how my driving habits influenced my gas consumption. Information allows informed actions, this simplest of data is the cause of a lot of wasted efforts addressing the wrong problems and coming to even more wrong conclusions. Next on my list is a wifi temperature network for the farm house.
So we lost power, then had a tree fall on our house. Well, two trees,… one on each side. Roof damage, window damage, but no one was hurt and the house took the load well. Still dealing with cleanup, insurance, repairs, and the aftermath of 5 days without power.
It needs some work and some TLC, but we have a new home in NH. Just need to finish moving over stuff and we can get to work on fixing and documenting. This post is mainly for those that aren’t following me on facebook.