Quentin Suire

Software engineer driven by curiosity.

I love to explore new subjects and to build stuff.

Why can't I simply choose a regular keyboard?!?

Instead of only working from home and being alone with my desk, I decided at the beginning of the year to be unfaithful to it and rent another one in a co-working space in Angers. For this new place, I wanted to have a nice desk setup because I don’t like working directly on my laptop when I can work with a monitor, a mouse and a keyboard. I already had a monitor and a mouse I could use, but not a keyboard....

September 17, 2022 · 3 min

A new table from an old one

My sister wanted to get a new coffee table made of wood. As I like to work with this material, we thought that it would be a great idea to build it by ourselves. To start the project, we found a used rustic coffee table to sell in my town. And to spoil you right now, here are two pictures: one of the table before and another after the rework....

September 5, 2022 · 2 min

The Big Button Printer

I created a simple yet functional device that features a single button on the top, a printer, and an ESP8266 with WiFi. The purpose of this machine is to print entertaining content, such as short stories or games, with just a single button press. I imagined this device to be installed in shared spaces, allowing people to take a break.

June 22, 2022 · 1 min

A new big toy...

After a lot of hesitations before buying it, my lasercutter is here and ready to be used! My home starts to really look like a fablab. 60W CO2 lasercutter

May 14, 2022 · 1 min

A bedside table with a CNC router

The fablab of Caen (Le Dôme) has a ShopBot CNC router. My wife needed a bedside table. What could be better? So I drew several designs of the table. After some hesitation, we finally selected one and I was now able to create the CAD files. The material for this table is a beautiful birch plywood that I used for the Machine à Question V3. I bought a full sheet so I still had some....

April 14, 2021 · 1 min