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Home Data-Centers for Mining – Power

Bitcoin mining is all the craze right now and this has led to a large number of what I would call home data-centers (HDCs). These HDCs are often built ad-hoc with no focus on long term sustainment however I think that can change and become sustainable if power and HVAC are properly accounted for. Lets

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3D Printing – Trade Organization

Over the last 4 years of 3D printing, seeing the ins and outs of this startup industry, it becomes obvious that we need a trade organization. I have spoken with multiple competitors over the last year or so and it seems to be a common thread that we all saw gaps in the manufacturing industry.

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8 Inch Prototype Antminer Shroud

So I had one of my customers request this prototype a week or two ago and this is what we came up with!  

What does OpenHackSpace actually do???

What does OpenHackSpace actually do?? Great question! I started the site initially to help some friends with basic machining skills and to talk about how to make things, essentially an online shop class. Things morphed over the years I started BitCoin mining which led to 3D printing a large number of parts for other BitCoin

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Another beautiful day!

Spent the entire day cleaning out the garage and getting ready for new equipment to arrive! Currently have 6 300×300 Printers, a 3040 CNC Mill, a EMCO 5 Compact Mill / Lathe. Came to realize that I need more room!  The office needs to be cleaned up! I have been printing AntMiner Shrouds non-stop for

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Antminer Cabinet

This is a AntMiner Cabinet that I am currently working on!

Building Printers

Over the past 3 months I have been building a number of larger 3D printers and I would like to share what I learned with you! The first thing is you set your sights at a reasonable target. This was a fairly simple for me, I wanted to make a 12’x12’x12′ printer to print computer

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Its been a long time!

So the question is what have I been doing the last year, well I have been building 3D Printers and started a small print shop. In the next few days I will be posting the BOM for the printers I built along with instructions.

Arduino Control PC Powerstate

  I found myself in a situation where I needed to be able to ping a computer and based on the response power cycle the machine. The Arduino pings the target system and determines if the machine is responsive. If the machine is not responsive it will simply power cycle the machine and wait 3

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Bitcoin – How my computer bought tools!

Virtual currency is term that just screams fake right? Have you heard of Bitcoin, Litecoin or Dogecoin? There is countless other forms of virtual currency out there right now as well. Virtual currency has exploded over the last 3 months. Why, you ask? The currency is becoming more mainstream and more websites accept it as payment.

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