DIY ISS Tracking Lamp
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DIY ISS Tracking Lamp

The International Space Station (ISS) is one of greatest feat of engineering achievements by mankind. It is a space station (habitable artificial satellite) in low Earth orbit. The ISS serves as a microgravity and space environment research laboratory in which crew members conduct...

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Tracksoar V2 – the smallest, lightest, open source APRS tracker
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Tracksoar V2 – the smallest, lightest, open source APRS tracker

What is Tracksoar Tracksoar is one of the smallest, lightest, open source APRS trackers available. It makes tracking weather balloons, model rockets, RC aircraft, and anything else that flies simple and easy. It is able to report location, altitude, temperature pressure and humidity to...

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Tiny UHF Tracker Transmitter
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Tiny UHF Tracker Transmitter

TomTechTod @ instructables.com writes: This is a little circuit that could be used to track an object up to 400m. It is essentially an SAW stabilized OOK modulated RF transmitter. The modulation is done with two low frequency ultra low power oscillators that activate the transmitter...

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Dual axis solar tracker with online energy monitor
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Dual axis solar tracker with online energy monitor

by geo bruce @ instructables.com: The features of this solar tracker are: Solar tracking: making sure the solar panels are aligned to the sun as long as possible. Energy monitor: This measures the voltage and the current generated by the panels and calculates the generated...

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FeatherHAB (Balloon Tracker) Firmware & Hardware Source Released
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FeatherHAB (Balloon Tracker) Firmware & Hardware Source Released

Ethan Zonca has released the firmware and hardware of FeatherHAB. FeatherHAB is a small and inexpensive ballon GPS tracker. FeatherHAB is a lightweight, small, and inexpensive balloon tracker. It tracks the location of a balloon with GPS and broadcasts the balloon’s position to the...

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Raspberry Pi Clever airplane tracker
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Raspberry Pi Clever airplane tracker

Jeremy B. Merrill lives near the LaGuardia airport and a lot of planes fly over his house all day long, so he decided to build a LED display showing the departure airport of the airplane that’s flying overhead. For that reason he used a Raspberry Pi, a Software-Defined Radio...

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