Daniel Foote

The personal website of Daniel Foote. Posts on random projects over the years, and an online resume of sorts.

Virtual USB flash drive for a non-networked CNC router

Recently, a business that we worked with purchased a brand new 1325 CNC router - that is a CNC router with a 1300mm x 2500mm working area, fitted with an automatic tool changer. While a fantastic machine, there were a few things missing from the mach....

3D Printed Normally Closed CNC Tool Height Setter

Recently, a business that we worked with purchased a brand new 1325 CNC router - that is a CNC router with a 1300mm x 2500mm working area, fitted with an automatic tool changer. While a fantastic machine, there were a few things missing from the mach....

TV Content Based Backlight

Quite a while ago someone told me about the Ambilight system that was incorporated into certain TVs. I was intrigued by the concept, and wondered if it would catch on. Whilst it didn't seem to catch on in too many consumer TV sets, it did seem to ca....