The Cheapest Automatic Pool Water Filler!

You don’t want to waste over hundreds of dollars buying the pool water filler, but you’re now desperately need one to maintain your swimming pool water level? Well, your wish is granted, as today you’ll have the chance of your lifetime to build an automatic pool water filler originally designed by Jon Rutlen. The point is this pool water filler is extremely cheap, where it only cost you less than $15! Yep, it might sounds like unbelievable, but it’s a truth here. This device is simply incredible, where is automatically add water to your pool when it gets below a specified level. Here are step-by-step how to perform this task: First of all, you have to cut the vertical piece of pipe, which is use to hold the entire assembly low over the side of your pool. After that, add two of the 90 degree elbows to the vertical piece. …

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ZapataBot – The Spectacular Autonomous Robotic ATV

If you always wondered, “What is the feeling of riding on an autonomous robotic ATV?” So, what will you do, if you can make your dream come true, but develop an awesome ZapataBot? By the way, this autonomous robotic ATV, ZapataBot idea was derived from “Autonomous robot” technology. It is a concept, which based on a robot that can perform desired tasks in unstructured environments without continuous human guidance. Assorted types of robots have certain degree of autonomy. Different robots can be autonomous in different ways. A high degree of autonomy is normally desirable in field, such as space exploration, cleaning floors, moving lawns and so on. The most important things of autonomous robotic research are to enable the robot cope with its environment. Those fully autonomous robots have several abilities, which as:

The Brilliant Green Concept – The SmartSwitch

Thanks to the rapid growing of fossil fuels industry, our mother Earth has been badly polluted day after day. In order to stop the global warming problem from becoming worse, many activities and inventions have been carried out since few decades ago… Today, Peter Russo and Brendan Wypich, the smart duo researches from University of Stanford, United States has been introduced a smart green device. They named it “SmartSwitch“. According to Russo and Wypich, SmartSwitch has well-embedded with several intelligence ideals. Thus, it is different from the ordinary household light switch. For your information, SmartSwitch is designed to be easily integrated into the home. It can fits into any standard electrical boxes and data communication occurs through the electric lines. The best part about the SmartSwitch is it provides the user with instant feedback about the amount of energy being consumed throughout the month. Furthermore, SmartSwitch also can help the …

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Small Robots – The Ideal Lunar Surface Helper for NASA Outpost!

NASA, the short form of the “National Aeronautics and Space Administration, is the world’s famous space development and research center. Over the past five decades, NASA has done endless long-term civilian and military aerospace research. In February 2006, NASA has launched a mission, where is to pioneer the future in space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics research. After that, many kinds of small robots have been developed to help them prepare a safe landing site for NASA’s Moon outpost. William Whittaker, chairman and chief technical officer of Astrobotic and a Carnegie Mellon professor of robotics said that NASA has faced a challenge in planning the layout for its outpost, where is expected to begin its operation in year 2020. However, the landing and loading cargo on the Moon’s surface isn’t easy at all, as without the atmosphere, the dry soil would sandblast the outpost in seconds! In order to overcome …

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The Simplest Ways to Fix a LED Signboard

Do you think it’s very fussy to deal with the LED, especially when you have to change the broken LED Signboard all by yourself? Well, you should stop complaining and start repairing it, as time is precious… First thing first, you have to open the signboard and check the problems. To be honest, when you’re looking on the signboard like the below figure, you must be shocked and doubt if you can ever get it fixed. The truth is many parallel series chains of LEDs are the only reasonable way to design something like this. It’s reasonable to make chains of three each blue and white LEDs, as is given the respective voltage a great drops. After that, it’s time to start with the power connection for the signboard. Normally, most of the plugs are designed to make good mechanical contact when it’s sunk completely into the jack. Sometimes, the …

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The Invention of Superb Electronic Amplifier

Space exploration isn’t an easy task, as it requires many high-end technology to keep all the devices functioning well in extreme temperatures and the risk of exposure to radiation. An Electrical engineering researchers from University of Arkansas have successfully designed and tested an electronic micro amplifier, where it claimed can operate normally in the space environment without protection from a warm box. This superb electronic amplifier is capable of performing with consistency and stability at extreme temperatures, where it ranges from 125 degrees Celsius to negative 180 degrees Celsius. Furthermore, it saves power and space that required for electronic circuitry. Alan Mantooth, professor of electrical engineering and holder of the Twenty-First Century Endowed Chair in Mixed-Signal IC Design and CAD, explained that the device is the first fully differential amplifier circuit, where it’s mainly designed specifically for extreme temperatures, including temperatures in the cryogenic region. This electronic amplifier has a …

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