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I struck out with these Trendnet Wifi adapters working out of the box with Rasbian on the Raspberry PI 2 or lubuntu on the PCDuino. 

http://www.microcenter.com/product/358063/150Mbps_Micro_Wireless_N_USB_Adapter

I instead of jumping through hoops I think I will buy a couple of the EDIMAX adapters that I know work. 

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003MTTJOY/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER
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No linux kernel module? Looks a lot like the edimax N150 I recently purchased. First tried setting it up using /etc config files, but gave up and used wicd instead. Wicd is a bit of a memory and resource hog though, I should make an effort to get the config files to work natively.
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I would love to have the build area of the Taz5. I didn't apply for Area42 because were are a little on the light side with members.
Aleph Objects, Inc. is proud to support collaborative communities with our annual LulzBot 3D printer giveaway to hackerspaces around the world. For our 2015 giveaway, we will be giving away a total of thirty two (32) LulzBot desktop 3D printers, making it our biggest giveaway ever!
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+Micro Center​ has about 10 Raspberry PI 2's on the shelf. I also picked up a couple (Purple and Blue) of 1kg rolls of Inland PLA for $14.99 ea
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Went back this evening to pickup and MicroSD and a Wifi adapter and noticed  the RPI 2's were gone.
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Sounds from NASA for you phone. 
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That's crazy.
Regular expressions are extremely powerful. This is something I read at least once or twice every day while reading articles and blogs on the Web. While browsing today, I found this page which thoroughly describes the use of the regular expression /^1?$|^(11+?)\1+$/ in Perl to check if a number ...
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To bad they couldn't put it on the drone due to high seas.
“Landing on a stormy sea”
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Nice! He is powering his 3D printer from a one of his solar/battery packs kits. 
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Thinking about playing around with some hydroponics. Printing up some 2" net pots
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+Nils Hitze +Mark Moissette post about it is what inspired me to give it a try.
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LOL.
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Ok apparently it's not just me who thinks +Adafruit Industries shipping is to damn high? Would have purchased from a "distributor" if said "distributors" actually had any stock. LoL 
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LOL, Merlin engine for the Drone ship.
“Planning a significant upgrade of the droneship for future missions to handle literally anything. Maybe give it a Merlin for good measure :)”
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Time for +OctoPrint​ for the Kossel Mini
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That was easy. Running my first print job from the comfort of my bed. 
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