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amysoyka "@nshapiro Sorry for taking so long to write a reply. I realized that what I replied with initially wasn't what you were asking. Lactic Acid is w..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "@el_tonio Your image has me thinking it might be worth using a piece of metal piping & turning it into an electromagnet. Also, found this art..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "@btbonval It was good advice, so thanks. This would work for identifying clumped asbestos fibers for sure! The thing that I really want to home ..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "@btbonval Did you mean like this? I used Paint.net > Adjustments > Levels and made it so that the Input histogram was between 255-240. (..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "Great talk. You've done a great job at making this video informative - so U awarded you a watchdog barn star Anyhow, cutting to the chase. The iss..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "What you need is lactic acid. It is a detergent and really easy to homebrew - it is naturally found in sour dairy. You can find out more about its..." | Read more » over 9 years ago
amysoyka "Hey there @warren. You should be pleased to know...this is being done: http://crayfis.ps.uci.edu/ " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "@bsugar That is how it is supposed to work. I've realized a few teething issues and am going to do a writeup on it soon. " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "I wont be able to attend in person, but this is really interesting sounding & relevant to where I am at right now. Keep me updated please. :) " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "Hey Matt, We just had an asbestos scare in my neighbourhood - so I wanted to make some cheap and simple collectors that can be hung up by resident..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "Snap. We should have a brainstorming session on cheap forms of reflective stuff! My list so far has been: -Alufoil. (Too easy to crease - which lo..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "*sorry for the spelling mistakes On a mobile phone. " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "@Matthew More so convenience, but yeah, I am working in upgrading it so the slit. An be moved back & forth to allow more/less light through in..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "It might help you if you look into angles of reflection, angles of refraction & absorption... " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "@btnoval Thanks. The black square is kind of ambiguous at the moment - I don't know what works best yet. It has in the past been a horizontal sl..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "I've been waiting for the schematics of this to be released this for aaages... It looks awesome!...when is public labs going to start selling them? " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "Try using a hotspot tethering app. " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "What about repurposing an old smartphone & using Google latitude (or similar) to ping it...? " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "How about using empty Biro's? " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "The colour ranges of retinal cones are: Blue-Yellow Red-Green Light-Dark In photography: The subtractive colour spectrum (start by calibrating Whi..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "This is a gravimetric sensor: In theory, don't PM particles have different weight, depending on atomic content. If you were to use a mesh to re..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "Or pegs? " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "What is wrong with paper clips? " | Read more » almost 10 years ago
amysoyka "Also some tips on the straws. *Straws seal best of you wait until the tongs are hot and then put them in. *To get liquid in them, flip, squeeze, ..." | Read more » almost 10 years ago