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Welcome to the website of Raymond Jimenez. Look around—maybe you'll find stuff you like.


Rarely updated long posts. For more information on what I'm currently doing, see my Twitter


Various electronics projects, some of my class work at Caltech


Code, sysadmin adventures


Figures, doujinshi, and experiences, oh my!


Headphones, headphone amplifiers

Nuclear Fusion

A high-school project (a Farnsworth Fusor) I made to smash atoms together

Other Hobbies

Glassblowing, unicycling, origami

Have a nice day!

What’s New?

Graduating Caltech, Future Plans

2013-06-07 06:25:00 PDT

I’m finally graduating from Caltech! I’ve been busy with so much: Ditch Day, finishing classes, and sleeping). NPR and Caltech also interviewed me! (more)

How a Norco case killed 13TB of our data

2012-10-29 19:00:00 PDT

Norco cases cannot handle 3TB drives due to high drive current and shitty engineering. They may kill any drive plugged into the server, after any period of time. AVOID NORCO HOTSWAP CASES. (more)

A nanoc-powered website

2012-10-28 00:00:00 PDT

This site is now running on nanoc!

Recovery of the fusor site.

2008-09-21 00:00:00 PDT

The fusor site is back up.

A new project.

2008-08-30 00:00:00 PDT

I’m building a synchrotron.


2006-09-01 00:00:00 PDT

I unicycle sometimes, here are some pictures. (more)

Nuclear Fusion

2006-08-04 00:00:00 PDT

I built a nuclear fusor in my garage, here’s pictures and information. This page is outdated though! (more)


2005-10-19 00:00:00 PDT

My friend and I made several sets of headphones out of speaker drivers from electronics kits. (more)

Black Forest Cuckoo Clock

2005-09-09 00:00:00 PDT

A cuckoo clock with leaves and hands out of one sheet of paper! (more)

Origami Wings

2005-09-09 00:00:00 PDT

These are some pictures of the origami wings I made for Otakon 2004… some 200 feathers with 40 folds? That’s like 8000 folds, right? (more)