Welcome to the Dallas Maker Space Classroom page!
- 1 Contacting
- 2 Overview (Guide to Rooms)
- 3 Lecture Hall
- 4 Interactive Classroom
- 5 Conference Room
- 6 Vector
- 7 acoustic panels
If the classrooms need some maintenance that you are motivated to take care of it, but just need funding or want assistance accomplishing this task? Just email [email protected].
Overview (Guide to Rooms)
There are four general use classrooms. Their capacities and default set-ups are detailed in Rooms Guide.
Lecture Hall Presentation Guide How to use the equipment
File:Lecture Hall Presentation Guide.pdf Lecture Hall Presentation Guide PDF
Mu/th/er: Lecture Hall node
Monitor the Epson PowerLite HC-8350 Projector
The main goal here is to help preserve the projector lamp by:
- monitoring the temperature of the air at the projector's
- exhaust port
- male db9 connector
- "To use an AV controller with the projector, connect a 9-pin null modem serial cable to the RS-232C port."
- Using the BeagleBone Black:
- because all signals on the BeagleBone Black are 3.3 volt
- male, $15
- Using Raspberry Pi
- Using any 3.3 thru 5.0 volt micro controller:
- Communication Chip:MAX3232 chip
- Operating Voltage: 3.3V~5V
- aFour Interface:VCC,GND,RXD,TXD
- Can be used in STC SCM,STM32 SCM,NXP SCM,NEC SCM
- Package Include:
- 1pcs MAX3232 RS232 To TTL Converter Module DB9 Connector for ACM Robot Smart Car, ARDUINO, RASPBERRY PI, ETC.
- female, $11
- Using USB
- female, $7
- male, $5
- female, $8
Yamaha RX-A840 Receiver
Onkyo HT-460 Receiver
Manual: HT-RC460 English.pdf
Epson PowerLite HC-8350 Projector
This device should be set to accept its input from HDMI 1 to get its signal from the Receiver.
- S/N: NP3F180855L
- Manual: Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 8350
- Programming Codes: Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 8350
3 Nov 2014 - Used bulb from Robert Davidson is now in operation.
links as of 1 July 2015
Theoretically can get the bulbs for maybe, just maybe $250:
- Atlas Electronics (John)
- 2737 Irving Blvd
- Dallas TX 75207
- (214) 631-2901
- Was referred by
- Randal (sp)
- North Dallas Home Theater
- (214) 597-7714
Vizio LCD TV (west)
- Model: E601i-A3B
- S/N: BFLFTRNWAN4421425
Vizio LCD TV (east)
- Model: E601i-A3B
- S/N: BFLFTRNWAN4323209
VGA to HDMI Adaptor
- Model Name: USB+VGU+Audio to HDMI
- Model No: SY-ADA31025
- other marking: LAN08070546
Westinghouse LCD TV
- S/N: 6150H13602353
- Manual: LD4055UM.pdf
Note: This TV was moved from the Ladybird Classroom into the meeting room because this television did not interface well with the Onkyo Receiver.
- Rich Thompson is installing these.