Walnut Cutting Boards with Maple Stripe

Milled from 8/4 rough walnut, these edge grain butcher block boards have two maple stripes, juice gutters, handles and rubber feet screwed into the bottom to keep them stable. They are finished with a food grade mineral oil and beeswax blend.…

MacBook Pro Logic Board Repair

For two years I’ve been storing a broken MacBook Pro in my closet that would no longer boot and was not worth a repair according to Apple. Wanting to charge the same amount of money it would cost to purchase a new mac for a replacment logic board, it…

Visual Studio Code Anywhere

I love Visual Studio Code. It has been a workhorse for me both professionally and personally. When I stumbled upon a project called code-server, I was blown away by the ability to easily stand up an instance of vscode accessible by a web browser from anywhere in the world. Personally,…

White Oak Coffee Table

Using the leftovers from my previous White Oak Round Table, I was able to scrounge together enough wood to make a second tabletop for a small coffee table. White Oak Butcher Block Coffee TableThe scrap wood had some imperfections, so I used some epoxy resin to fill the voids. Knot…

Custom Wooden Wagon

This wagon was a fun little project I built for my niece’s 2nd birthday. The wheels were intended for a heavy-duty garden wagon, but I liked the rugged look and figured the thick rubber and high clearance would be nice if they ever take it over rough terrain. Most…

White Oak Round Table

When our team moved to a new office, we wanted to build out a new co-working space with some nice furniture to encourage team cross-pollination. We searched for a large, inviting round table but couldn’t find anything we liked. Since I had some experience in woodworking and a membership…

Industrial Studio Desk

When I have a clean, distraction free space, I am usually more focused and productive. My couch setup with Netflix being only a remote click away didn't seem to be cutting it anymore. This is where I found the inspiration for my studio desk. Something I knew would be a…

Auto Dash, an Android Infotainment Car Computer Prototype

Auto Dash is an open source prototype for an infotainment car computer. Because it is built on the android platform, you can use all the typical apps like Google Maps, Uber, weather and it can run on any android tablet. The app is configured as an android launch screen so…

Personal Cloud Backup Server

These bytes are brought to you in part by...This little machine may not look like much but it is actually a fairly sophisticated home server that tackles the mundane everyday tasks of keeping my data backed-up and available from everywhere. Built with a mini ATX motherboard housed in an…

FileCab, a Digital Content Management Prototype

FileCab is a web app prototype for a tag-based, digital file management service. The app is built using React with node.js express and features file tagging, rich metadata, and versioning. The idea was inspired by git but uses a custom version control implementation utilizing a relational database and disk…