Ben Heckendorn


Currently I spend most of my time doing prototypes and the bi-weekly episodes of The Ben Heck Show. Follow my feed for daily updates and random thoughts!

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How the heck was this on the shelf at Ace Hardware? Had to buy it. My hi fi is pretty dusty...

Tesla VS Edison Victorian electric chair for elephants prototype.

My laser is here! Time to duct tape it to a shark.

This empty bag of Reeses cups looks kinda like a red flag, right?

Why does my sister have this?????

The playfields for Lost pinball have been flat bed printed, check it out!

My friends co-worker hooked him up with this awesome art!

End of the day at PAX is Cecil B DeMillian.

Latest Benheck pinball system. It's a giant shield for a Digilent chipKit MAX32 so it programs in Arduino environment.

Super cute puppy!

Working on my pinball prototype board. What a glorious mess!

I didn't know Fringe's Anna Torv was a spokesperson for toilet seats. That show's product placement is outta control!

Look boys and girls, dreams really can come true!

ChipKit Arduino sending commands to the Propeller audio processor. So evil!

Got the pinball switch matrix working on the ChipKit Arduino. Registers needed 1us to latch, that snagged me a bit.

Check out this awesome old scope! They said it was free to a good home.

Sex cookies. They are that good.

Hanging out at Spooky Pinball. Check out there official mascots!

from Google was kind enough to give me this sweet old school calculator display.

Pinball teams Heckendorn, Ellsworth and Texas square off on an epic construction battle!

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