Posted on June 30th, 2015 3 comments
A big mailbag episode, getting through lots of backlog.
P.S. Yes I failed to twig to the cordless ESD strap. Will have to do a video debunking this!
NicaDrone EPM688 OpenGrab Electro Permanent Magnet
For UAV/drone payload pickup
Fused USB to UART adapter (FTDI-Free)
A PCB designed in AutoCAD.
Freescale tower system modular development platform
Perf prototype board
Pulsed Light laser LIDAR module
A fun FAIL button, and a whole lot more.
Posted on June 25th, 2015 3 comments
Dave unboxes and gives his first impressions review of the new Pebble Time Smartwatch.
They raised $20M on Kickstarter for this!
Posted on June 24th, 2015 No comments
Posted on June 23rd, 2015 1 comment
Another Mailbag. Something super cute arrived today!, what is it?
Pleo baby animatronic dinosaur!
5260 Cable simulator teardown
Hewlett Packard service manuals
Tektronix PAL Vectorscope
Siemens motor inverters
Fluke One Touch Network Assistant Analyser teardown
Posted on June 16th, 2015 14 comments
Dave gives his first impression of Altium’s new FREE PCB design tool for the maker community, Circuit Maker.
What are the limitations?
What do you get?