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works at public lab, balloon and kite nut. headfullofair.com @headfullofair


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Changing filters on the pDR-1500

by mathew 7 months ago | 0 | 185 | 2

The pDR-1500 needs its filter changed very 24 hours of runtime. Filters may also be used for [gra...

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Determining wind direction with a kite and compass

by mathew 7 months ago | 1 | 212 | 2

During [PM hotspot monitoring](https://publiclab.org/notes/mathew/04-28-2017/practicing-a-pm-hots...

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Practicing a PM hotspot survey in New Auburn, WI

by mathew 7 months ago | 5 | 294 | 2

Attempting a Hotspot survey in New Auburn, WI with: @Stevie, @Gretchen, @Warren, @marlokeno, Jonn...

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Mary Dougherty's guidelines for submitting pollution photos to the Wisconsin DNR

by mathew 7 months ago | 0 | 148 | 0

During the 2017 Wisconsin Conservation Lobby Day put on by the League of Conservation Voters, Mar...

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Communication Guidelines from the Wisconsin Grassroots Festival

by mathew 7 months ago | 0 | 185 | 2

I attended a workshop on communication run by social worker Sarah Shatz at the [Wisconsin Grassro...

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MiniVol pre-deployment preparation, Updated

by mathew 8 months ago | 0 | 217 | 1

This activity is a replication of [this note](/notes/mathew/02-09-201...

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Site Survey for a Minivol

by mathew 8 months ago | 0 | 395 | 1

Heather and Bruce Andersen live in Bloomer, Wisconsin, and want to setup a [MiniVol to identify d...

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Troubleshooting leaks on the MiniVol

by mathew 8 months ago | 0 | 119 | 0

This activity is to troubleshoot leaks on the Minivol PM monitor. If you have ...

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Rubber band and PET bottle camera rig

by mathew 9 months ago | 2 | 160 | 4

This activity replaces the PET Bottle Rig wiki page. The P...

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MiniVol pre-deployment preparation, with images

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 75 | 1

_This activity is a replication of [this note](/notes/mathew/02-02-2017/minivol-pre-deployment-pr...

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Routine maintenance and calibration of the MiniVol, with images

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 62 | 1

This activity is a replication of [This note][1]. Every five sample periods the [MiniVol][2] m...

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Routine maintenance and calibration of the MiniVol

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 53 | 0

_This activity would benefit from images. I have not performed the activity yet and have only com...

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Minivol PM monitoring deployment

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 60 | 0

MiniVol PM sampling deployment procedure _This procedure follows the steps in the MiniVol TAS...

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MiniVol pre-deployment preparation

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 52 | 0

_This activity would benefit from images. I have not performed the activity yet and have only com...

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Identifying a PM monitoring site for deploying a MiniVol

by mathew 10 months ago | 0 | 60 | 1

_This activity is for identifying an appropriate site for deploying a [MiniVol][1] sampler for [P...

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Beaufort Wind Scale Comic, 1906

by mathew 10 months ago | 4 | 193 | 3

The [Beaufort Scale][1] is a means of measuring wind speed by visual inspection of indirect facto...

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Overview: MiniVol PM monitor

by mathew 11 months ago | 0 | 59 | 2

We recently received two used [Airmetrics MiniVol PM][1] samplers from [Global Community Monitor]...

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Sizing particles in microscope images at Portland Science Hackday

by mathew about 1 year ago | 4 | 406 | 2

_[Image](https://publiclab.org/notes/SimonPyle/05-13-2016/automating-imagej-for-particle-image-an...

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Enforcing Stormwater Permits with Google Street View along the Mystic River

by mathew about 1 year ago | 1 | 431 | 4

_Compressed autos at Mystic River scrap yard, Everett, Massachusetts, 1974. Spencer Grant/Getty I...

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PET Bottle & Rubber Band Rig

by mathew about 1 year ago | 1 | 432 | 2

This research note is a copy of the PET Bottle Rig Wiki page....

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Calibrating a Microscope

by mathew over 1 year ago | 1 | 388 | 1

[image credit wikimedia](https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Asakura-Oosawa_Model,_Two_Plates...

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Flight report: Aerobee Rig panoramas and pratfalls

by mathew over 1 year ago | 4 | 533 | 4

Last week I got a chance to test out an old favorite of mine-- flying off wind with asymmetrical ...

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OpenFlexure Microscope: high-resolution assembly

by mathew over 1 year ago | 7 | 704 | 1

previously I assembled an [OpenFlexu...

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Sample prep for Passive Particle Monitors

by mathew over 1 year ago | 0 | 649 | 3

Left to Right: [Cap with Mesh, Aluminum SEM stub to hold sample, 0-80 x 1/4" screws, glass covers...

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Notes on assembling an Aerobee Rig

by mathew over 1 year ago | 31 | 649 | 0

I purchased an Aerobee rig from the [KAPtery](http:/...

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Outlining needed kite tutorials

by mathew over 1 year ago | 7 | 790 | 2

photo: @stevie Kites are one of the least expensive and most reliable ways to get aerial photo...

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ideal mechanisms & silly putty camera rig

by mathew over 1 year ago | 2 | 613 | 1

@Ranon is working on a [silly putty and rubber band powered automatic pan and tilt rigging for c...

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Aerial Photography Rigging Needs

by mathew over 1 year ago | 0 | 573 | 0

I want to assess our community's aerial photography rig needs for kite, balloon, and pole mapping...

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Kite Construction: How bad can it get?

by mathew over 1 year ago | 1 | 703 | 0

I'm interested in workshopping Stormy Weathers' Horned Allison Sled Kite....

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Jim Day's Picavet rigging on my Saturn V

by mathew over 1 year ago | 0 | 749 | 1

I'm a big fan of my Kaptery Saturn V rig. and have rec...

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The Riffle: DIY and Open Source

by mlamadrid 10 months ago | 0 | 122 | 2

Article by [Mathew Lippincott][1] and [Don Blair][2] for [Community Science Forum: Water][3] T...

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Desktop Spectrometry Starter Kit 3.0 Assembly Instructions

by abdul about 1 year ago | 5 | 3,958 | 6

These instructions will guide you through the assembly process of the desktop spectrometer. Th...

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Passive Particle Monitors

by mlamadrid over 1 year ago | 0 | 314 | 0

Article by Mathew Lippincott for [Community Science Forum...

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History of Community Air Monitoring in Western Wisconsin

by mlamadrid over 1 year ago | 0 | 398 | 0

Article by Mathew Lippincott for [Community Science Forum...

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What happens when the mining stops? Focus on Reclamation

by mlamadrid over 1 year ago | 0 | 444 | 1

Article by Gretchen Gehrke, [Mathew Lippincott](h...

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An "open open hardware" development cycle

by warren about 2 years ago | 4 | 1,716 | 2

Greetings! Starting today, we're adopting a more open, but also more integrated development proce...

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DIY Kit Design Strategies for participation

by liz almost 3 years ago | 6 | 2,512 | 2

While working with @mathew on cutting out some new spectrometer prototypes, an interesting questi...

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Curriculum for Infragram

by amandaf over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,149 | 0

Create four lesson plans for middle and high school teachers to introduce IR photography, Infrag...

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Recap: July 31 New Orleans oil testing meetup

by stevie over 3 years ago | 23 | 3,994 | 3

Last night we held a meetup (organized by Stevie) to work on the emerging [Oil Testing Kit](/wiki...

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calibration calculations don't match MiniVol manual

mathew asked about 10 months ago

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Size of aerial imagery from balloons and kites

Morgan asked about 11 months ago

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How do I make a video from a series of photos?

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warren asked about 12 months ago

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Is CALPUFF a good air quality modeling tool

marlokeno asked about about 1 year ago

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Infragram Point and Shoot Plant Cam

alexrfholland asked about about 1 year ago

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