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I am human.

I am a human who is currently marginally employed in Fairbanks, Alaska. I get paid by the University of Alaska sometimes for environmental sensor development work and I am also involved with a local Co-Working space and bike share startup. I do lots of Alaska things too, but spend a lot of time in windowless basements tinkering with electronics and digital fabrication tools.

I am a graduate from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU, and building things is an important part of my identity.

I'm on Instructables and Github.

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Sap Flux Beginning

by kinasmith about 1 year ago | 2 | 222 | 0

I'm working on a project helping to build some new tools to measure how trees (focusing on Bir...

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Particle Electron

by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 0 | 392 | 4

I just got my hands on one of the Particle Electron prototyping kits...

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by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 5 | 777 | 5

I've been doing work for the University of Alaska Fairbanks for the past few months working on...

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Capacitive Discharge Welder

by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 6 | 1,826 | 4

I've been working on this project over the past week building a small capacitive discharge ...

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*FIXED* Riffle SD card Power Consumption

by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 4 | 890 | 3

After some sleuthing, I figured out the culprit for why the Riffle was consuming so much power, a...

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Riffle Power Consumption

by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 3 | 1,259 | 2

As with most battery powered devices, it's a reasonable thing to want to know how long they ar...

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One way of using the RTC Alarms to schedule logging on the Riffle

by kinasmith over 1 year ago | 10 | 1,226 | 3

This is my first research note. I'll get used to the formatting in a minute. I finally got to ...

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