Category: Make Stuff

Hydrographics 101

Hydro dipping .. looks so good, and youtube would have you believe it’s so easy.

OMFG!

I can only think the guys who post the videos (mostly pro shops) don’t mention certain things, like rinsing after, so you buy the stuff from them, have a go, fuck it up, then pay them to do it for you.

Or is that overly cynical…

Ok so here’s what I’ve learned through trial and error.

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Elite: Dangerous / Star Citizen / Saitek x52 Desk drop mounts.

OK, soo ive been playing a LOT of  Elite: Dangerous, and a joystick set is definatly the way forward.

 

But then you realise your getting cramp in your wrists having the stuff on your desk, So, Drop mounts…

 

 

Having browsed the web / Star Citizen / ED forums endlessly it appears these are freaking hard to find. The ones you do are either really expensive, or attached to a £500 sim chair –  that I personally dont really have space for and eif i did i’d ven then would have to explain to my other half why i needed to spend £500 on two little tables for my joysticks attached to an oversize chair thats taking up most of the room.

 

So, easy solution .. make some.

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