Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby Dodoid » Fri Sep 01, 2017 11:32 am

It seems to work now. Not entirely sure why, but I saw the problem happen on my phone this morning and it disappeared after I reloaded the page. Very strange. My web hosting is kind of odd, it may have caused the problem.
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby Dodoid » Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:46 am

I have confirmed that this happens sometimes, seemingly at random. I suggest using the image only version instead. Thanks!
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby 1byte » Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:09 am

While I find these Mini Indigos very interesting, it makes me want to build a Mini CM-5 and put a Parallella board in... All the blinkenlights
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby Dodoid » Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:49 am

Just looked up that thing. If you were to scale down one of those things to fit on your desk, you might preserve scale best by making the front an LCD screen and replacing each indicator light with a pixel!
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby HurricaneJames » Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:18 am

That would be really cool, though each tower would still be as tall as a Fuel at 1/8th scale. 1/32 scale with all 5 towers lined up would be a really cool display to install on a wall table.
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby 1byte » Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:01 am

Dodoid wrote:Just looked up that thing. If you were to scale down one of those things to fit on your desk, you might preserve scale best by making the front an LCD screen and replacing each indicator light with a pixel!


This has been the biggest problem in coming up with some kind of design. Maybe I'm over thinking it. Sorry to hijack your thread, by the way...
Anyhow, maybe i'll send you a mail, we can discuss further - I don't really know anything about 3D printing!
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby ScutBoy » Sun Sep 03, 2017 3:50 pm

If you do a CM-2 as well, I'm in!
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby opcode » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:00 am

Dude, a CM-2 would be seriously cool. Perhaps in AL instead of 3D printed.
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby 1byte » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:07 am

opcode wrote:Dude, a CM-2 would be seriously cool. Perhaps in AL instead of 3D printed.


You want an Aluminum CM-2? I mean I know people, but... seems like a lot of welding.
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Re: Project Update Thread: Miniature Indigos

Unread postby Dodoid » Wed Sep 06, 2017 8:50 am

CNC maybe, but that's an expensive machine.
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