Friday, September 26, 2014

IT LAN Overhaul

Thanks to Brett Kerlin, our newest Dayton Diode member, our LAN situation at the Diode has drastically improved. We now have a serious server, and firewall (pfSense).

We are also sporting a new Guest Wifi for visitors which redirects to
For the networking geeks among us, check out all the technical details on our Google Groups Page.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Tesla Model S Battery Teardown

Comprised of over 7000 individual lithium-ion cells in 16 modules, the Tesla battery pack packs a punch. It’s rated capacity is 85kWh at 400VDC.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

First Part cut for new Dayton Diode 3d Printer

Fired up the CNC router last night and cut the front piece for the new 3d printer for the Dayton Diode. More parts coming shortly.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Reminder: LED Build night tomorrow

Friday, August 29th, starting at 5:00 pm.
Instructables Build Night 

Wherein we take the goodies given to us by the nice folks at, and turn them into something neat (and, well, an instructable). Stop by to help out, lend moral support, or serve as a test subject.