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by 13jwg
Sat Sep 11, 2021 6:07 am
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: Access Test
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Access Test

Message ..... we're back in business .... Thanks Justine ..... :mrgreen:
by 13jwg
Sat Sep 11, 2021 6:03 am
Forum: Rotary Un-Smartphone Builders and Users
Topic: Website Acess issue resolved!
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Website Acess issue resolved!

Great Work Justine .... :D .... access returns and discussions can recommence..... :mrgreen:
by 13jwg
Tue Jun 01, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: The UN-SMARTPHONE
Replies: 0
Views: 373

The UN-SMARTPHONE

Hello Busy Folks,

The UN-SMARTPHONE has a new antenna .... it is a rectangular shaped item that will performs better than the "V" type .... see the main web site
https://skysedge.com/ to check it out.... :mrgreen:
by 13jwg
Tue Feb 09, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: General Open Source Discussion
Topic: LED Light/Lamps - Danger!
Replies: 0
Views: 1371

LED Light/Lamps - Danger!

** Twice in the last eight months I've had problems with cheap non approved (by CSA or UL) Chinese manufactured LED lights that somehow are being sold to consumers..... :evil: My first incident involved some electronic probes that would not calibrate properly in the presence of this type of uncerti...
by 13jwg
Tue Feb 02, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: Twisting your Knot - updated
Replies: 0
Views: 1139

Twisting your Knot - updated

Thinking out-of-the-box.....Here's another thought for those interested.... How about using the Dial itself as an antenna or antennae? .... :ugeek: There is a way to do this with a slip coupling for contact and it means casting or printing a robust dial with antennae encapsulated inside... :mrgreen...
by 13jwg
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: Tactile Feedback - Re:Dial...Updated
Replies: 1
Views: 4020

Re: Tactile Feedback - Re:Dial

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Another option for nighttime use ....

...would be to mount three mini LED's within the dial cavity (spaced appropriately) during your build and a momentary, mini push button switch to back-light your Dial .... :)
by 13jwg
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: Future Possibilities - outlandish Fun...updated
Replies: 15
Views: 5260

Re: Future Possibilities - outlandish Fun...updated

Hello Steve, I was referring to the original phone Mk1 in regard to an antenna mount next to the e-paper ....I wasn't sure if there was room available mid- back and/or if the case thickness would allow for it there (this was why I originally wanted a flattened type antenna) ...You would be my info s...
by 13jwg
Tue Jan 26, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Original (3G) Rotary Cell Phone Builders
Topic: Future Possibilities - outlandish Fun...updated
Replies: 15
Views: 5260

Re: Future Possibilities - outlandish Fun...updated

In regard to language Steve....I'm also confused, Colour, Centre, etc. ... 3-countries divided by a common language (UK, Canada, America) ...someone once said...;--)...spell check keeps altering my spelling ... :( The M2 phone is still being hashed out according to Justine, and the two antennae act ...
by 13jwg
Mon Jan 25, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: General Open Source Discussion
Topic: Open Source is good
Replies: 3
Views: 1443

Re: Open Source is good

I agree Andy, As Microsoft moves away (so I hear) from solely a Windows platform and integrates open source, it makes sense to delve into Linux or one of it's derivatives like Ubuntu, the OS is FREE!. ...... :mrgreen: Lots of open source opportunities there with a lot already employed .... give it a...
by 13jwg
Mon Jan 25, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Robotics Technical Discussion
Topic: Refurbishing Older Robotic Platforms
Replies: 0
Views: 990

Refurbishing Older Robotic Platforms

** Anyone that still possesses an older robotics teaching platform like Heathkit's Hero Robot could benefit from the tech Justine has layed out in this Forum........;--) ....Like cars, you should keep a few original but those others, they were designed to teach .... so honor the original designers ...