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I'm Marty, A Senior Web Developer who combines passionate coding skills, strategic vision with strong hands on leadership and enormous personal drive. I create re-usable industry standard code that is used time and time again, producing outstanding results for every project I work on!
I also like Motorbikes, Wordpress Plugin Development, Quads & Electronics using the Arduino.
X525 Quadcopter Build Setup & Test

X525 Quadcopter Build Setup & Test

x525 Quadcopter KitAfter weeks having fun with my little Hubsan X4 mini quadcopter, I decided to upgrade to something with a little more kick, the trial & error I had will be outlined in this post, hopefully it will help others that’s having issues getting off the ground!

This build is focused on the X525 Quadcopter with the KKMulticopter V5.5 Blackboard flight controller running XCopter v4.7 firmware by kapteinkuk

February 5, 2014 0 comments Read More
Road Trip To Falkland Bike Park

Road Trip To Falkland Bike Park

Paddy & Myself took our first road trip through to Falkland to check out the bike park, We had a brilliant day out and loads of fun, few crashes but everything was great. Filmed on GroPro 3 (white) (720-50fps)


November 19, 2013 0 comments Read More
Morning Bike Run Through the Glen

Morning Bike Run Through the Glen

Took the Forme Sterndale (1.0) up through the glen for a self edit using the GrPro (hero 3 white).

The sun was shining the bike was all oiled ready for some action, I headed up through the Auchmountain glen, setup the tripod in various places and let it rip.

 

October 25, 2013 0 comments Read More
MTB GlenTress Camper Weekend

MTB GlenTress Camper Weekend

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This weekend, we took the bikes and headed south east towards Peebles, which is the home to the Glentress forest & 7stanes mountain bike centre.

August 14, 2013 0 comments Read More
MTB Cononish Gold Mine Near Tyndrum

MTB Cononish Gold Mine Near Tyndrum

Cononish_gold_mine_entrance

We took the bikes & travelled north to the small village of Tyndrum, best known as a rest stop for the hordes of tourists and skiers passing north to Glen Coe, Fort William and Skye.

June 17, 2013 0 comments Read More
Know the Difference Between the Most Common Arduino Boards

Know the Difference Between the Most Common Arduino Boards

There are a ton of different types of Arduino boards, and figuring out which one you want isn’t always an easy process. Over on Tested, they break down the main differences between the most common Arduino boards.

June 14, 2013 0 comments Read More
How To: Connect Your Old SD Card To An Arduino

How To: Connect Your Old SD Card To An Arduino

SDCard headers

After a few weeks playing with my arduino, It started to become clear that I would need a way to start storing some data, I had already ordered a network shield which has a built in micro sd slot, but that wouldn’t be with me, for at least a week… so I had to find another way.

June 7, 2013 0 comments Read More
Plex hack runs Apple TV without a Jailbreak

Plex hack runs Apple TV without a Jailbreak

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Apple has been keeping a tight leash on the third generation of their Apple TV hardware.

June 6, 2013 0 comments Read More
My Yamaha YFZ 450s Quad

My Yamaha YFZ 450s Quad

2004 Yamaha YFZ450s

A few years ago I upgraded my old Yamaha blaster for its much bigger brother, the YFZ 450s, which I Won on ebay then had it shipped up from Wales using shiply.

June 5, 2013 0 comments Read More
My Iron Man Mk7 Pepakura Build

My Iron Man Mk7 Pepakura Build

A few weeks back I stumbled on this forum thread at the replica prop forum, Darkside501st released his pepakura paper/foam files, this my build…

helmet and gauntlets

Big thanks to Darkside501st for the files,
(if you want to build your own suit, visit the forum and talk to Darkside, he will give you the password to the pepakura designer files,
this will allow you to scale and re-size the pieces to fit you.
)

June 1, 2013 0 comments Read More