DIY programming adapters

DIY programming adapters

Today came in a new batch of PCBs from DirtyPCB.com, of which one is a new revision of the BlackMagicProbe. This revision is almost the same except it has a polyfuse in its powersupply to the target, a dedicated voltage regulator instead of P-FET, its programming...
DIY solderstencils

DIY solderstencils

I’m a tech junkie and a ‘shopaholic’, however not the kind that buy more shoes then you could possible wear in your life.. Sometime you come across a nice tech thingy which could make your life much much easier. I had followed passively a topic about...
PCB 3: UCload

PCB 3: UCload

With no snow outside I finally got around to solder the 3rd PCB. It is the second revision of a microcontroller dummy load. It is loosely based on the arachnidlabs uc:load. It uses the same base ciruit and adds a microcontroller (PIC16F1825), rotary encode...
Testing jigs

Testing jigs

You start with a great idea and you finally managed to get one or two prototypes made, you are feeling great. Next you show it to your friends and get them excited too. You decided to built them your product too and since you received a couple of PCBs extra that...