Hey, there! 👋

I’m John. That’s me over there ⬅️up there ↖️. I guess you could say I’m like a car mechanic who drives a piece of junk clunker. I’ve been building stuff on the web on my own or with teams for the last 15+ years but never had a nice personal website. This is my solution to that.

I’ve been doing a lot of DIY 3D printing and LED projects and wanted a place to share my experiences with the community. This is also an excuse to get my hands into coding again as a developer and try out the new hotness in web technology.

You can read more about the libraries and tools I used to build this site on the Built With page or by checking out the code for yourself on GitHub.

You can read more about me on my About page. You can see what videos I’m watching on the YouTube page.

Lastly, you can check out the first post I created below. It dives into how I did a thing to my 3D printer.

Controlling a 3D Printer's Power Supply with OctoPrint

One of the first things I wanted to do after buying the Ender 3 back in August 2020 was the ability to power on/off the printer via the OctoPrint interface. Luckily there is a robust PSU Control plugin that already exists. I just needed to figure out the hardware...

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