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AWAM Engineering and Design – International Design Award

I’m super excited to announce that I have been awarded a Bronze Award in the A’Design Award for my Business Card Design. More information is available at the…

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Huon Pine Vintage Port Boxes

Concept:  I wanted to give my groomsmen a special gift and I wanted it to be handmade. I don’t have lots of experience in making boxes, particularly ones…

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Wedding Placemark Corks

Concept:  Nametags slip into the grooves in the corks to indicate seat placings. The dogs are for male guests and the cats are for female guests. To cut a batch…

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Wedding Big Letters

Concept:  Large initials as a feature piece for a wedding reception. Materials: Garden trellis MDF Edging (pre primed) Processes: Nailgun edging to trellis Japanese handsaw to cut miters…

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Wedding Centerpieces

  Concept:  Centerpieces for a wedding reception Materials: 3mm ply Chicken hutch mesh Fairy lights Processes: Laser cut ply pieces for frame Assemble & paint frame Sting lights…

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Manufacturing Carbon Fibre Parts – pt 1 CNC

Preface Several years ago I was pouring over a webpage created by Michal Zalewski called “Guerrilla guide to CNC machining, mold making, and resin casting”. It inspired me…

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IOT Plant Monitor without a WIFI enabled microcontroller

Concept:  I want to monitor when my plant need to be watered but I don’t have a wifi enabled development board OR I don’t have wifi OR I have…

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IOT Plant Monitor

Concept:  How do you know when it’s time to water your desk plant? This is how I read the moisture level of my fiddle back ficus desk plant…

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3D Scanning with Kinect 2 on Windows 10

I was about 10 seconds away from returning my Kinect 2 in anger when I found out that they had removed scanning from 3D builder in windows 10….

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Quadcopter Landing Gear

Concept:  Landing gear for a 250 quadcopter Materials: Carbon, 2mm (acrylic in video) Carbon rod, 3mm Micro servo, metal gears Copper wire Processes: CNC legs Rod glued through…

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Illumine Word Clocks

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AWAM Engineering and Design business cards featured on FPO

http://www.underconsideration.com/fpo/archives/2015/08/awam-engineering-design-business-cards.php

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Quadcopter V2.1

Concept:  I had noticed a bit of vibration from the V2 arms which were cut from 2.0mm carbon. For a 2D shape, 2.0mm is a bit thin. The…

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Carbon Marblehead RC Yacht Keel

  Concept: A solid carbon keel for a marblehead RC yacht. Carbon is 4mm thick and tapers to a fine edge. The foil is ground down from solid carbon…

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Tasmanian Blackwood Cheeseboards – V2

Concept:  A few more cheeseboards made from Tasmanian Blackwood. Materials: Tasmanian Blackwood Processes: Cut squares on a table saw Glue with west system epoxy Laser engraved logo Tung…

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Month Word Clock Prototype

Concept: A 16×16 letter clock which displays the day of the month. A genetic algorithm was used to arrange the letters to get the best fit. I adapted the…

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Business Cards

Concept: Startup weekend is coming up and I need some business cards to hand out. The theme is somewhat akin to the word-find clocks that I have been…

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Mid field monitors

Concept: Some homemade speakers for TV, music & movie use. The target is to sound good on a couch about 4m away. Good reproduction of highs is important for…

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Cast plastic hose barbs

    Concept: A colleague working on a water wall project needed 50 hose barbs. Hosebarbs run about $4.50 each in brass. As a project I attempted to cast…

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Word Clocks by Ash – Crowdfunding Project

Concept:The successors to the prototype word clock. Offered as a crowdfunding project on Pozible called “Word Clocks by Ash“. The idea behind crowdfunding this project wasn’t really to…