Regretfully Just Add Sharks Ltd has closed at the end of September 2017. Over the last year Just Add Sharks Ltd has faced challenges with the vanillabox crowdfunded Open Source laser cutter project and with leads times from their suppliers. Demand for low cost laser cutters has outstriped the supply. Lack of timely supply causes delays and disappointments to customers. This is further exasperated by the drop and fluctuating value of pounds sterling. Just Add Sharks Ltd will honour all customers manufacturers warranties.

Customers should continue to email their requests for technical support, software support, spare parts and warranty enquiries to info@justaddsharks.co.uk or using the contact form below.

Dog Treat Dispenser

You might remember bigchewypretzels from his amazing debut make: The Perfect Fit, in which he proposed to his girlfriend with a stunning laser-cut puzzle book. Well, he's back, this time with a treat dispenser for their dog, Pickles!

You see, Shirin loves Pickles so much, she misses him when she has to go to work; so bigchewypretzels decided to make her a device that allows her to give Pickles treats whenever she's out and about. Housed in a laser cut acrylic case and triggered using email, Alexa, the iPhone app, or the Adafruit IO site, the Raspberry Pi powered device dispenses treats whenever Shirin activates it. It also captures and emails a video of Pickles enjoying his treats back to her!

There's already plans to upload a second 'ible to include a ball launcher and RFID ball receptacle, and the architecture allows for you to easily extend the functionality for increased interaction with your pets. Head over to the project page to take a look, and perhaps have a go at making your own!

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  • 2nd May 2017
  • Kirsty

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