Monthly Archive: February 2017

Feb 17

A script to scrape PDFs from a page using Python+Mechanize

A friend asked me for a way to download all the PDFs from a page, and I made this simple script with Python and Mechanize. It's very straightforward... It does hack the user agent, which is not nice. So use at your discretion.

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Feb 17

My first Thing on Thingiverse!

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Just wanted to share the first Thing I uploaded to Thingiverse (which is a huge open-source collection of 3D-printable or otherwise fabricateable objects). It's a 1/4-20 (standard camera mount) holder for a smartphone using a rubber band. I saw many designs that use screws to hold the phone in place, but I didn't have such …

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