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The JaK Attack! Episode 18.36



Welcome to show number 2018.36!

  • Jon tries to steal the show from KellyFind us on Facebook
  • Kelly has been painting, Jon has been printing stuff
  • Jon’s “bumper” may be a little loud. Sorry!
  • 05:30 – Jon talks about
    • Octoprint. A web-UI for your 3D printer. It adds functionality your printer may not have, and it makes it easier to use.
      • There’s a Raspberry Pi version too – Octopi
      • Octoprint plugins are the bomb – they extend the hell outta Octoprint
    • Starman – Elon Musk’s Tesla is going (kind of) to Mars!
  • 21:00 – Kelly’s Corner
    • We’re soy sorry Kelly talks about Soy
    • There’s a website dedicated entirely to preventing rats from eating your car wires. It’s literally named https://www.howtopreventratsfromeatingcarwires.com
    • Car manufacturers made car wire insulation out of soy. So they rats eat it. Yummy.
    • Kelly has uncovered the conspiracy. Rats have been eating wires long before there was soy
  • 39:30 – Cooperstown News
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The JaK Attack! Episode 18.35



Welcome to show number 2018.35!

  • Jon is overwhelmed with thoughts about 3D printing, self-driving cars, ideas from Seth Stephens-Davidowitz book Everybody Lies
  • Kelly has once again renovated the entire house entirely without Jon’s help
  • She also participated in Argyle Fine Art Gallery’s Pre-Shrunk Show in downtown Halifax
  • 03:35 – Kelly’s Corner
    • Kelly uses cool hipster talk to tell us Eminem “dropped’ a new album
    • Kelly talks about the robotic Somnox pillow
    • She also finds a completely soft, gel-like, 1970s disco, robotic octopus pillow because we all need that, right?
    • Kelly has changed her alignment to our robot overlords now that she sees the uprising coming
  • 20:00 Jon talks mostly about 2D printing
    • Kelly got Jon a Monoprice Mini 3D printer for Christmas
    • Your basic entry-level 3D printing material is 1.75mm “PLA” filament
    • Plastic extrusion manufacturing has been around a long time, but now we peons can afford it!
    • 3D printing is really a hands-on hobbyist tool. It’s not something you can take out of the box, and start printing stuff
    • Jon uses TinkerCAD.com to create things, Cura under WINE (Linux image does not work)to slice designs, and Octoprint to do the actual printing
  • 33:00 – Cooperstown News
    • Jon laughs a little too hard at the story of a man charged in Church arson.
    • Kelly makes the fatal mistake of bringing up the show Black Mirror so Jon sets us straight on what’s wrong with season four
  • Kelly’s Corner
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