Author Archives: Amit Singh

About Amit Singh

Software engineer; crazy about music, astronomy and radio controlled aircrafts. Big science/technology buff!

Camera mount for EasyStar

Made a camera mount for EasyStar out of scrap coro. This is for my sony cybershot WX1 camera. Many more improvements are pending, like a velcro strap and a servo for the trigger. Made a test run today. every thing … Continue reading

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Finally got my first electric flying

This week end I had the plane ready to fly, all fixed up, vertical stab removed and re-glued. Did some test glides in the bushes but it kept banking to the right. Any ways I decided to give it a … Continue reading

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New plane, new crash

Due to lots of crashes and other dangers and inconveniences involving heavy engine powered planes, I have finally decided to try my hand in electric powered planes. For the first plane I decided to start with a very popular German … Continue reading

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Update column with incrementing number

Today a friend of mine was stunned by an update statement I wrote which updated a column by incrementing values. Actually it’s a very simple update statement construct but according to my friend, not many people know about. Here is … Continue reading

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Moon and Venus

Last night I took a picture of the Moon with Venus just above the horizon. The picture has lots of noise and is in no way a good capture of the Moon. But considering the fact that it was taken … Continue reading

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Twenty Ten, new default theme for WordPress

Just noticed that the Twenty Ten theme is up on wordpress.com. I have been waiting for this for a long time now. The theme is clean and sharp like the famous misty looks theme. How ever the most attractive feature … Continue reading

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“Dil ki baat” forgotten song, found!

There was a song I heard back in my school days, in the year 1998. I heard the song on TV and recorded it on a cassette player. I never saw it on TV again, but I had the recording. … Continue reading

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