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EEVblog #1275 – Uniden UHF Walkie Talkie Teardowns

How much has UHF technology progressed in 20 years? A teardown of a 2000 vintage Uniden 500mW UH040 UHF Walkie Talkie to a modern kids 500mW version at half the size and 1/10th the cost! Bonus UH750 5W teardown. Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1275-uniden-uhf-walkie-talkie-teardowns/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog #1274 – Long Term Alkaline Battery Leakage Testing

Testing 7 different brands of AA Alkaline batteries in two different configurations over 10 months to see if they leak. Duracell, Energizer, Varta, Panasonic, Fujitsu, HVP70 High Voltage Probe: https://www.eevblog.com/product/hvp70/ Subscribe on LBRY: https://lbry.tv/@eevblog:7 Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1274-long-term-alkaline-battery-leakage-testing/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog #1273 – EMC Near Field vs Far Field Explained

An explanation of near-field vs far-field in relation to EMC compliance testing. H-field magnetic probes vs e-field electric probes. Explanation extraction from video #1176 Wideband EMC log-periodic antenna: http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/DQeIdwZ6 Near field probes: http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/N5wdxeFQ Subscribe on LBRY: https://lbry.tv/@eevblog:7 Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1273-emc-near-field-vs-far-field-explained/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog #1272 – Mailbag

More Mailbag! Subscribe to Dave on LBRY: https://lbry.tv/@eevblog:7 SPOILERS: Vintage Tek Scopes Group https://groups.io/g/TekScopes 2:57 8 Cent Touch Sensor Chip TTP223 from TonTek: https://lcsc.com/products/Touch-Screen-Controller-ICs_902.html?q=ttp223 http://www.tontek.com.tw/product/product2?lang=en&idx=42 9:08 DefPom’s new open source BOM tool MyPartsBin: https://mypartsbin.com/ https://www.youtube.com/user/TheDefpom Casio FX-730P Calculator 11:49 FREE Multimeters went to a good cause, and Amazon Returns 14:07 ...

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EEVblog #1271 – 100kW WindWall Generator BUSTED!

A 100kW wind generator in only 7sqm? Less than 2% the size of traditional wind turbines! Basic physics and the whiteboard to the rescue! A look at the claims of the AmericanWind WindWall “turbine” wind power generator. http://americanwindinc.com/our-products-3/advanced-windwall/ And a Wind Power 101 tutorial on how wind turbine calculations work ...

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