Month: April 2018

Weather Station with Arduino – the details

Well! If you are here probably you are interested in making a Weather Station with Arduino illustrated in this article: Weather Station with Arduino. If you did not read the article before, I invite you to read it for further and detailed information on the system I will show you in the details in the […]

Weather Station with Arduino

One of the most projects I would like to make was a Weather Station with Arduino. Why? Because I would monitor weather data from a local home in the countryside for our summer residence. Along the renovations and works on electrical system fo the house, I installed a cable ways running from the downside to the […]

Fitness Telemetry System Arduino ANT+

When I was young I used to went to the gym to built a strong and healthy body. During the time, for different reasons, the work and the family catch my free time and I didn’t have any more time for my extra activities even if as soon as I could I often came back […]

How to measure temperature with Arduino and DS18B20 sensor

Are you planning to know how to measure temperature with Arduino and DS18B20? Ok, so, if your answer is yes you need to read this article. Information About The DS18B20 Sensor DS18B20 is a digital temperature sensor from prodused by Maxim IC that uses a bus called 1-Wire. It measures the temperature on its own […]

How to free space on Windows 10

You are rapidly reaching your PC’s physical storage limit but you need more space for your file, your work, your free time and you need to know how to free space on Windows 10. No matter how large your hard drive is — how many empty terabytes you had when you first bought your PC […]

How to free space on Windows 7

You are rapidly bumping up against your PC’s physical storage limit but you need more space for your file, your work, your free time and you need to know how to free space on Windows 7 that is running as the operative system on your PC. No matter how large your hard drive is — how […]

How to take a screenshot on Windows 7

Are you looking for how to take a screenshot on Windows 7? Sure, there are a lot of reasons why you want to take a screenshot on PC.  For example for an e-mail attachment. But what really is a screenshot? As the term suggests it is a shot of the screen, an image, a picture […]

Siemens S7-300 automation cardboard factory gluing machine

The boss of a local cardboard factory called me, in 2006, to obtain a technical opinion on an old manual cardboard stapler machine. The machine was a really old project born in 1982 with an electro-mechanical control system. It was necessary to have not only the stapling functionality but glueing also. So I propose immediately, […]

Arduino Conveyor Belt Oil Skimmer

PROJECT INTRO This is the story of a cheaper Arduino Conveyor Belt Oil Skimmer project. A company involved in environmental oil disaster recovery and industrial filtration processes and a local train company had the needs to recover oil from the subsoil improperly drained down underground. Due to the instability of the oil level and quantity […]

Picaxe Automatic Personal Coffee Machine

PROJECT INTRO An Italian Coffee Company were investigating a way to increase global revenue. After a market research, a strategic decision was to develop a never-existed, high quality and automatic personal coffee machine. A long search and development period conducted the owner of the company to me. The idea was to design a high-level machine […]

Automatic Drilling Machine with PLC

The “Pertugiatrice”, an Italian slang name, is an Automatic Drilling Machine with PLC capable of high precision designed and realized on specific based needs. An Italian industrial company produces filters for a special application like water filtering and/or treatment for industrial liquids. The active element of filters is the filter inner body that is, essentially, […]