It is held in place by gravity and a pair of magnets — I glued one on the back of the lid, and one into the printed monitor mounting arm. The extra weight somewhat limits the angle of the laptop screen: if I recline it too far back, it goes flat. But it's totally usable on a table.

The screen runs from USB power, and takes only 1-2 W. I had to modify the preregulator inside so it's stable from 5 V.

I can share the SCAD files if anyone's interested; the monitor has a standard 75-mm VESA mount.

@schokopflaster to look at PDFs when working on a schematic or to view the schematic when layouting a PCB

@grufwub @goat no idea! found on a shelf in Elen's old room. a very Chinese bird without any brand, or even model number.

I was able to find similar (or better) ones on ali for around 60€

@toilet @goat cruise ships are one of the worst climate offenders

they emit a terrifying amount of CO2, trash, and other pollutants

@grufwub @lynnesbian I don't dare to look at them. @ln might get mad at me for hoarding more tech than she does.

Do you pee in the shower? Be honest!

current motto: "Everyone has a testing environment. Some people are lucky enough to have a seperate production environment."

⚙ So exciting! Look at all those atoms! ⚛

I don't know what these things are called but I roughly know how they work and it was fun to play with! Of course a CFL bulb in my hand lights up thanks to the HF HV electric field.

Good night Fedi :3

Tiny brain: cars

Expanding brain: electric cars

Galaxy brain: no cars

cancer mention 

@anne @jasper so technology itself might be the Great Filter ⚙

@jasper and the big question is if we're before or after the Great Filter

we need more data

Show more

Z̈oé ✔️'s choices:

chaos.social

chaos.social - because anarchy is much more fun with friends.
chaos.social is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
Follow @ordnung for low-traffic instance-related updates.
The primary instance languages are German and English.