Fixing a Clothing Rack during COVID-19 Lock-down

My clothes hanging rack is broken for a bit of time has developed a crack. It’s obviously time to fix it. I already have a piece of aluminum pipe on hand that should serve as a clothes hanging pole. The only problem is that I don’t have the hardware to mount the pole to theContinue reading “Fixing a Clothing Rack during COVID-19 Lock-down”

The Making of the Library Occupancy Estimation System, Part 5 – the Enclosure

It’s almost time to deploy the ESP8266s. I switched from the previous board to wemos mini lite, a smaller board with a variant of ESP8266 (ESP8285). The ESP8285 includes a on-chip 1M EEPROM, reducing the cost. The most important difference is that the newer boards don’t have pre-soldered pin headers. Desoldering pins from the previousContinue reading “The Making of the Library Occupancy Estimation System, Part 5 – the Enclosure”