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The New (and arguably improved) Tangerine Dream

Written by Michael Earls
 music
I've been a Tangerine Dream fan since 1990. Since that time, when someone asked me who my favorite band was, I instantly answered "Tangerine Dream". I was usually met with blank stares because no one had ever heard of them. I then proudly proclaimed that "They're the group that did the soundtracks for Risky Business and Firestarter,...

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No more ads

Written by Michael Earls
After seeing the type of ads that I was getting on my site, I decided to get rid of them altogether. I was getting a few high quality ads from places that I believe in (like Adafruit.com), but I was also seeing bottom-of-the-barrel ads that were confusing and looked like crap you might see from some third-world country. They...

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3D Printer Z-Axis Woes

Written by Michael Earls
 3D Printing  diy  electronics
In a previous post, I discussed my new 3D printer and I briefly mentioned that I'm having z-axis banding issues. I'm not quite sure what's happening, but I initially had severe z-axis banding before printing out some "Z axis fix" parts for my printer. This part disconnects the threaded nut from the X Axis carriage so that it...

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