I Make Cool Things!
Creator of the Retro Artcade Handheld , RKDR SOLO and other neat stuff, My name is David Johnson and I make lots of things. I enjoy design, engineering and bringing ideas to life using modern digital tools and lots of ingenuity.
My goal is to entertain, educate and inspire. Come along, I'll share my process and some cool projects that simplify complex topics and hopefully inspire your creativity.
I make things like...
Smart Devices - Internet Of Things - things
Racing Drones - 80+ MPH Quad copters
Photography Tools - Motion Control Systems
Home Automation - Simplify your life
Internet - integrating with the world!
Electronic Circuits - Custom handheld devices
Airbrushing and Illustration - Making things art
Anything fun or Cool!
I cover topics like...
Product Development - DIY products, Start-to-finish
Ideas - Refining concepts
Mechanical - Turning ideas into real parts
Electronics - Adding circuits to the project
Software - Making things smart.
Fabrication - Making the parts and components
3D Printing - Strong plastic parts using FDM printers
CNC Milling - Create Circuit boards and Metal parts.