Projects which are currently in the research, building, or editing phases.
Chlorates and Perchlorates
Some notes on advanced chlorate and perchlorate electrosynthesis.
A homemade motor-driven exercise rowing machine.
Maybe a 3D printable acoustic cold trap?
My go-to recipe reference. Some have been copied from other websites. Some are my own creations.
Some Fused Deposition Modeling stuff.
Some design notes on DIY microreactors.
Tweaking the open source designs of syringe pumps for some microreactor tests.
Laminar Flow HEPA Filter
Building a HEPA filter unit to take my sterile technique to the next level.
Speech Recognition Audacity Plugin
A speech recognition plugin for Audacity for automatic transcription.
Hydrogen torch and atomic hydrogen welding.
Attempting to make coffee taste better and maybe sprout a few seeds along the way.
Building a high voltage pulse circuit known as a marx generator for Halloween.
Vapor Phase Nitration
Making nitroparaffins by vapor phase nitration.
Growing plants in water: an automated approach.
DIY LED Grow Light
Designing a low-cost, high-performance LED grow light for plants.
Brewing the easy way with ozone sterilization.
Building a specialized growing chamber for wasabi.
Notes on starting a mushroom growing business: L. edodes to P. ostreatus.
Upgrading my personal dev server: Ubuntu 16.04 on dual 6-core/12-thread Xeon X5680s with 24 GB RAM.
Sodium Metal Without Exotic Chemicals
Making sodium metal without using exotic chemicals, solvents, or apparatus using deep eutectic solvents.
Producing benzaldehyde for the amateur chemist.
Planting trees on my parent's property for the siblings' retirement.
Atmospheric nitrogen fixation for the amateur using plasma.
Primary Alcohol Catalysis
Oxidation/dehydrogenation of primary alcohols using catalysts to form their corresponding aldehydes.
A collection of syntheses.
A few notes on current things I do to stay healthy.
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