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Playing around with gadgets for our booth at the Suwannee County Fair

This is our second year with a booth at the Suwannee County Fair. The fair is from March 16 through March 24 2018. Even if you missed it, here are some pictures of what we've been playing around with.

 

 Brad took his computer and put it in a fish tank full of baby oil. It works! The oil helps dissipate the heat, although this was just for fun. Obviously, the computer also ran fine when it was not in baby oil.

Brad took his computer and put it in a fish tank full of baby oil. It works! The oil helps dissipate the heat, although this was just for fun. Obviously, the computer also ran fine when it was not in baby oil.

 We purchased a couple of curved tables from the Sheriff's Youth Ranch Thrift Store. Looks pretty neat.

We purchased a couple of curved tables from the Sheriff's Youth Ranch Thrift Store. Looks pretty neat.

 And, the end result. The four monitors in the background show a looping video that's split onto four screens. It's made with five Raspberry Pi computers. It would be more impressive with four (or nine, or more) bigger screens. This is what we had that matched.

And, the end result. The four monitors in the background show a looping video that's split onto four screens. It's made with five Raspberry Pi computers. It would be more impressive with four (or nine, or more) bigger screens. This is what we had that matched.

If you have questions about the fishtank computer, or the Raspberry Pi screens, leave a comment. Thanks for reading!

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