Entries by Rick Sanger

Software Controlled Radio: Nerd Night 11/8/2017

That was AWESOME. Software defined radio blew my mind! But it really should not have, the fact that you can have a computer front-end to radio is kinda like the computer based oscilloscopes, and computer based phones, and computer based everything else… Topics discussed: – Annette shows us her “school girl motor” and how effective […]

ACME Robotics: Nerd Night May 10, 2017

Thanks to the young geniuses from ACME Robotics who presented their award-winning work!    We look forward to having them continue projects once settled in our new digs. Liam was particularly intrigued by the “Mecanum Wheels” that allow the robot to move in any direction by controlling speed and direction of rotation of the wheels […]