Smart Mirror Final Report Part 2

Why I chose to create a smart mirror because I believed it was something I could use. Everyone uses a mirror everyday so enabling myself to be able to check…

Smart Mirror Final Report Part 1

What is a Smart Mirror? For my final project I decided to create a smart mirror. A smart mirror combines the uses of a traditional mirror with a digital aspect…

Final Stretch: Smart Mirror

I am nearing completion on my project right about now. I have configured Magic Mirror to run on a raspberry pi and have already de-bezeled a monitor to use for…

Construction Timeline: Smart Mirror Project

I have made decent progress on this project so far. All materials are purchased except for the lumber which will just require a quick trip to Home Depot. The final…

Design Review: Smart Mirror

I originally wanted to create an infinity mirror for my project but after more research I stumbled across smart mirrors. These really caught my eye and I eventually decided to…

Top 5 Constraints: Infinity Mirror

Aesthetic: To make this mirror different than others seen online I want to create a new frame that encases the illusion that this mirror will produce. Since the mirror will…

Main Project Inspiration: Ryan Daniel

For my main project I want to create an infinity mirror. I’ve seen these before online and cant remember the first time I saw the creation but I have included…

Skill Set and Personal Aspirations

I have a wide range of skills pertaining to all things engineering. I am proficient in SolidWorks and can pretty much figure out how to build anything. Lately I’ve been…

Upcycle Final Report: Casting Brass

The Vision I started this project with the intent to create something I was proud of and could keep forever. After thinking about all the different kinds of artifacts I…

Design Loop Reality: Casting Brass

For my upcycle project, I will be melting down brass shell casings and castingĀ a new shape using the lost foam method. I began the iterative design loop with this idea…

Upcycle Progress: Casting Brass

For my upcycle project I will be recycling brass shell casing and melting them down to cast a new object. I have collected about 5 pounds of brass right now…

Aesthetic Exploration: The Piano

For almost 300 years the piano has been an iconic musical instrument that is recognized by all. Today three types of pianos are commonly known: the grand, baby grand, and…