When I first joined a lab, someone told me the best pipette was the one that had been calibrated most recently. In that spirit, check out these 3D Printed Pipettes called “Biropettes” from open-labware.net. If your worried about quality, just calibrate it and check the accuracy. You know, just like you do for a regular […]
The rare macroscopic post: If you need to control the macroscopic motion of a digital camera consider Dynamic Perception. They used to be a DIY forum and in that spirit they still sell individual parts along with full pre-made systems. Better yet a lot of what they do is open-source.
We’ve covered making your own syringe pumps before, but we’d like to draw your attention to this amazing write up by DropletKitchen to make push-only syringe pumps. Since this is the second post from DropletKitchen, consider perusing their various projects.
Here’s a fantastic publication on the plans for a open-source 2-photon by David Rosenegger, Cam Tran, Jeffery Ledue, Nin Zhou and Grant Gordon. The parts list they include hits $60k, but also involves a lot of stuff you already have lying around, like a computer to control the system. When you take that kind of stuff […]