Richard Elliot

Residing on the south coast of England, Rich has spent the last few years building Electomaker.io from the ground up. He is usually found behind a laptop coordinating the rest of the EM team and occasionally finding time to contribute articles to the blog. When not tapping away at a laptop, he can be found either paddleboarding, at the beach, playing golf (badly), or camping with his family.

Electromaker of the Month - January 2024 Winners

Electromaker of the Month - January 2024 Winners

Meet this month's top Electromaker projects! Discover innovation, creativity, and tech mastery in our community's latest awe-inspiring creations!
Zimablade Unveiled: A single board computing powerhouse!

Zimablade Unveiled: A single board computing powerhouse!

Zimablade Unveiled: the smart choice for single board server applications, merging top-notch performance with versatility for every tech enthusiast's dream project.
DOOM on SparkFun Thing Plus: Silicon Labs' SoCs in Action

DOOM on SparkFun Thing Plus: Silicon Labs' SoCs in Action

DOOM ingeniously ported to SparkFun Thing Plus Matter, showcasing EFR32MG24 SoCs' power and DIY potential in advanced microcontroller gaming.
Arduino & Li-Fi: A New Era of Secure Door Lock Technology

Arduino & Li-Fi: A New Era of Secure Door Lock Technology

This project, spearheaded by Mirko Pavleski (mircemk on Hackaday) and incorporating Himanshu Sharma's Li-Fi technology, redefines traditional security measures.
PicoCray: Unveiling the Power of Raspberry Pi Pico Clusters

PicoCray: Unveiling the Power of Raspberry Pi Pico Clusters

PicoCray: A groundbreaking venture showcasing Raspberry Pi Pico clusters' capabilities in innovative computing, reaching limitless technological horizons.
FireBeetle 2 ESP32-E Review: Next-Gen IoT & Wearable Tech

FireBeetle 2 ESP32-E Review: Next-Gen IoT & Wearable Tech

Explore the FireBeetle 2 ESP32-E, a game-changer in IoT and wearable tech with DFRobot innovative design and powerful ESP32 SoC
Raspberry Pi 500: Christopher Barnatt's Nostalgic Computing Masterpiece

Raspberry Pi 500: Christopher Barnatt's Nostalgic Computing Masterpiece

Discover Christopher Barnatt's Pi 500 Maker Build: Raspberry Pi 5 Keyboard Computer
The Future of Logistics: AI-Powered Truck Loading with Dexterity AI

The Future of Logistics: AI-Powered Truck Loading with Dexterity AI

Discover how AI truck-loading robotsare reshaping logistics with enhanced efficiency and precision.
Nordic nRF7002 EK: Add WiFi 6 Capability in a Arduino Shield Form Factor

Nordic nRF7002 EK: Add WiFi 6 Capability in a Arduino Shield Form Factor

Discover and explore the Nordic nRF7002 EK's advanced Wi-Fi capabilities, seamlessly transforming your innovative tech projects.
NASA Perseverance AI-powered Mars Rover kit

NASA Perseverance AI-powered Mars Rover kit

This is potentially one of the most exciting kickstarter projects we have ever seen
Arduino Pro Boards Get a Major Upgrade with New Storage Library Features

Arduino Pro Boards Get a Major Upgrade with New Storage Library Features

Arduino's new storage libraries enhance data management for the Pro line, offering flexibility and efficiency in embedded systems.
The Innovative Optical Theremin: A DIY Musical Marvel

The Innovative Optical Theremin: A DIY Musical Marvel

The Noise-at Optical Theremin, an ingenious adaptation of the classic theremin, utilising modern electronics
Engineering Marvel: Exploring Ivan Miranda's 3D Printed Marble Clock Project

Engineering Marvel: Exploring Ivan Miranda's 3D Printed Marble Clock Project

Explore the innovative world of Ivan Miranda's 3D printed marble clock, where art meets engineering in a masterpiece of design. List of Tags:
Discover the Beagle 5 Fire - Bridging RISC-V and FPGA in One SBC

Discover the Beagle 5 Fire - Bridging RISC-V and FPGA in One SBC

Discover the Beagle 5 Fire, an affordable SBC blending RISC-V, FPGA, and Linux, perfect for developers exploring advanced technologies.
The Cheap Yellow Display - a ESP32-driven development board

The Cheap Yellow Display - a ESP32-driven development board

The Cheap Yellow Display! Discover how Brian Lough's ingenuity has fostered a growing community.
Analog Meets Digital: Meet the Arduino Portenta HAT Carrier Board

Analog Meets Digital: Meet the Arduino Portenta HAT Carrier Board

The Portenta HAT Carrier Board is a seamless blend of Arduino's robustness with Raspberry Pi's versatility, unlocking new potentials in development.
The ZimaBlade just absolutely smashed its crowdfunding target!

The ZimaBlade just absolutely smashed its crowdfunding target!

The ZimaBlade's fundraising campaign on Crowd Supply was a triumph. Initially aiming for $50k the campaign garnered a substantial $457k
Inkplate 6 Motion: Bridging Speed and Efficiency in E-Paper Display Technology

Inkplate 6 Motion: Bridging Speed and Efficiency in E-Paper Display Technology

Explore the Inkplate 6 Motion's fast refresh rate, user-friendly development platform, and high-resolution display, promising a new era in e-paper tech.