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Seasonal Greetings

Seasonal Greetings

During the last days of 2017, we wish everybody around the globe the best for the next year. May your heart be warmed with the glow of your favorite soldering iron or hotair station and may all the 5mm, 1206 or even the 0402 LEDs light the days in this winter. We hope...

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New bunch of PCBs have arrived

New bunch of PCBs have arrived

A couple of times a year I send in a bunch of PCBs. As usual I combine multiple designs and have them delivered express. That sounds a bit expensive but when ordering about 4-5 designs the cost is almost the same as the other snailmail options. I also make sure I send...

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Yet another ARM development tutorial

Yet another ARM development tutorial

It has been a while since I wrote about ARM development. I recently made a Black Magic Probe (BMP) clone which acts different then the original. The BMP can source power to the target, but on my version control signal is inverted. Not a big deal, but can give...

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PCB Businesscard Nextgen: NFC enabled

PCB Businesscard Nextgen: NFC enabled

Designing a PCB businesscard seems to be the go-to for a hobbyist electronic engineers. Most people design either a passive PCB, USB HID/MSD device or battery powered LED frenzy. Uptill now I haven't seen any cart that has a RFID, not even regular paper ones. As usual...

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