Computer Parts Robot

Mike Schropp Projects 72 Comments

It’s alive! Well, it’s technically not really alive. Nor is it a robot in the sense that it performs some function or task. He pretty much just hangs out, making awesome robot faces.   The idea to build a robot out of old, obsolete computer parts came at random. While throwing out some trash I stumbled across a pile of …

Wall Shot Straight

Star Wars Lego Wall Mural

Mike Schropp Lego, Projects 2 Comments

What has 2200 Lego pieces, hangs on a wall and combines Star Wars and Legos into one piece of decorative geeky fan art? While searching for a cool Star Wars poster I started thinking to myself, “Wouldn’t it be cool if I could paint a giant Star Wars mural?!” But unfortunately, I’m not that fine-art kind of guy. I needed …

Finished Router 2

Network Upgrades with Air Cooling and Heatsinks

Mike Schropp Network, Projects 19 Comments

With that addition of the server that I built last year I’m finding that I’m using my network at home much more than I had in the past. From streaming movies and music around the house, to transferring files both large and small, I’ve grown to be more used to accessing content from the nearest computer. In addition, I’ve found …