Monday, March 24, 2014

QuakeLive Clan: CyberDyne

this is not necessary but encouraged:
needed:terminators;(example username:"T-800 model 1","T-800 model 999")
series model names to be exqual to current rocket/rail accuracy at creation, if your ACC improves in your default account you may keep cyberdyne system username or upgrade to available series and model name.
if ACC=0-25 you are: T-70 ;use model:Tank/TankJr/Keel
if ACC=26-31 you are: T-600 use bones
if ACC=32-38 you are T-800 use male or bones
if ACC=39-44 you are T-1000 ;use any model
if ACC=45-50 and up you are T-X ;use female model
if ACC=51-100 you are SkyNet ;use any model usesername:"SkyNet M-(and a number)"

to apply send a friend request within QuakeLive to contractartist, then ask for the clan invite,send current username and new account name(terminator model name) to e-mail   contractartist@yahoo.com, or jamiesummersett@gmail.com, remember new username is encouraged  but this is not necessary!

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

3D Printer project

I'm working on building a 3D printer. A complete do it yourself on the cheap build. My ideas were simple on how to save money:
1: old 'I.D.E.' 'CD-ROM', 'DVD-ROM', 'CD-RW', 'Floppy', drives (the older ones had larger stepper motors in them) have stepper motors in them and a motor control board already there. And a lot of people throw these old drives out along with the computer they were in, so this could be a free source for hardware ('stepper motors','stepper motor control board','power supply',and maybe the 'computer' still works).
2: I could use a 'multimeter' to find the 'I.D.E.' pins carrying the 'control signal', by tapping into a 'CD-ROM' drives 'I.D.E. cable' while playing a 'audio cd' and selecting 'next track' I could find the pins in use and determine if its 'voltage' would be too much for the computers 'microphone jack' to handle. If voltage range is O.K. then having found all active pins I could wire each pin at 'one at a time' to the 'mirophone jack' and record its 'digital control signal'. Having these signals i could send stepper motor control directions via sound card(multi channel prefered, stereo=two channels), or by the parallel port.
3: Researching other peoples projects to build a 3D printer let me see more cheap solutions:
A gantry with x, y, and z axis using only hardware store drawer slides
Making linear glides from drawer slides
Ideas for 3D printer gantry's
Mini CNC table made from computer parts
Homemade cnc router
Possible source for pre made parts, small modifications needed
20 Piece Solid Carbide Micro drill Bit Grab Bag for drilling the extruder hole
3D printer build ideas and plans
more ideas and shortcuts:
using recycled materials
Parallel port pinouts
Control of Stepping Motors
disk drive stepper-motors
$10ish DIY Variable Temp Soldering Iron Controller for variable temperature extruder hotend on the cheap (I already made this)
brute Force Stepper Driver (PARALLEL port)

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Wallpapers





   Fellowship LOGO  
                                               

I made a custom Alcoholics anonymous logo as a AA newsletter submision. in the zip is a .psd (photoshop) and a .jpg (size: 300x296) with all layers in case you may want to made anything out of is parts.









                              Williamsburg winter





Description: a scan of a Freehand painted acrillic on canvas painting i did recently.1280x1024.png for wallpapers, and a 4060x3240 .jpeg for high DPI printing.









                         Winter Birch


ContractArtist on deviantART


description: 2096x1579.bmp copy of a acrillic painting I did recently











                       Pink Flowers2


Pink_flowers2 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART

Click here to download at 1024x768


Click here to download at 1600x1200


Click here to download HUGE PRINT

This freehand is acrillic on canvas, with sand for texture.










Dark_swirl
Dark_swirl by ~ContractArtist on deviantARTTwo sizes in zip 1280x1024 and 1024x768. I used used Legion_Vector_Brushes_by_Legionpolski in this wallpaper.












       

                         Pink_flowers


                  Pink_flowers by ~ContractArtist on deviantART









                      Icelean


Icelean by ~ContractArtist on deviantART










  

                Good morning


                   Good morning by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








                              The Isle




                                     The Isle by ~ContractArtist on deviantART

1024x768 .jpeg made with mojoworld. Mojoworld planet file is in .zip .
I made this simple world walking someone though the user interface.....it turned out good enough to share.










       
  Butterfly_on_flower

               
                         Butterfly_on_flower by ~ContractArtist on deviantART
This is acrillic on canvas


Click here to download Butterfly_on_flower HIGH RESOLUTION 300 DPI 8x10 sutable for printing








       

                      Space E-27






space E-27 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART
1280X768 made with mojoworld. Mojoworld planet file is in the zip, please make changes to it if you want to use it for your own art, or I ask you link back to me.







       

                           Space E-26




                                        Space E-26 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART


Description:1280x960 Made with Mojoworld, and edited with photoshop for smoke and lava effects.




       


                  Space E-25



                 Space E-25 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART









                        Space E-24


                         Space E-24 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








                   Space E-23


                     Space E-23 by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








            Space E-22











        Space E-21












      Space E-20












        Space E-17












               Space E-14











                Space E-13












             Space E-12












                             Space E-11





Description: I introduce to you ........ space E ....... my space theme wallpaper series starting with STELLAR IMPACT. All are in 1600x1200 for those who would like to print their own posters, which all of these will be someday.









                   Dark_night


Dark_night by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








                   Dark_day


                      Dark_day by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








      Spring days wallpaper pack


Spring days wallpaper pack by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








      Morning in the outlands


Morning in the Outlands by ~ContractArtist on deviantART









                       Flame of Motivation



Description: Getting back into art, after a tragic loss of data. All my other projects got erased in a partitioning accident, beyond data recovery software ,recovery. I spent 3weeks scaning all the clusters on my 60GB drive and found nothing. Somehow it was erased. Make sure you have ALL of your important folders in your backup jobs. My desktop folder was sadly not included.








                  polar sunrise


Description: Made with Mojoworld. 1600x1200








                                 ENERGY01





Description: Made with photoshop and Apophysis, and a photo from Kennith. Kenniths original photo can be downloaded hereLINK










                     Deeper Impact


Deeper Impact by ~ContractArtist on deviantART








                      Empower





Description: 1600x1200 I had kchristine in mind when I made this. I'm doing art more now than ever before because of a sense of competition, and encouragement. Thanks everyone! You make me strive for excellence, you have insilled in me a passion.







       


                                   Guiding Light






Description: I have several people I have showed this to and can't tell that; It is an angel holding a star! Enjoy!





Monday, March 31, 2008

Free services




My artwork This is a slideshow of my art gallery, more pictures to come...

FREE, FREE, FREE



Need a custom e107 theme or custom web site? Just ask. I can make them,
free. I only ask for a very detailed description, drawings and other
ideas to aid in it's creation, and about 30 days or more depending on
complexity. All the wallpapers, and screensavers here are made by me
and can be downloaded and used to Customize your desktop FREE. I only
ask you don't sell them or claim copyright ownership. I also will acept
donations, I will happily take your old computers, cell phones, or other
digital devices....

send e-mail to contractartist@yahoo.com

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These sleek and stylish Alienware skins vividly alter the appearance of desktop features such as your icons, wallpaper, and Windows Media Player.

Note: Xenomorph was created by Stardock Design™. Alienware Invader, ALXMorph and DarkStar were created by The Skins Factory.

AlienGUIse is only compatible with Windows XP.

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