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EAGLE: Panelizing made easy

EAGLE: Panelizing made easy

Today I stumble across a neat/new feature in Eagle I haven't seen before. Prolly in there since early versions 7, but at least it is present in version 7.5.0 (current version at writing is 7.7). Some PCB manufacturers will accept panelized PCB and you can save a few...

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Seasonal Greetings

Seasonal Greetings

Seasonal greetings from SMDprutser !! We found some spare time during these days to make this picture for you and wish you best. We hope your soldering iron will keep you warm during this period and also wish you and your relatives all the best for 2017, with lots of...

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First GD32 tests

First GD32 tests

Since I don't use the DHL shipping option for PCB, it takes quite a while before the boards roll in. Today came in the STM32/GD32F103 QFN32 breakout board. I was very excited (for weeks) and soldered all the components quickly on the board. Uptill now I used 0603...

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Fix the — ZzZZ — error

Fix the — ZzZZ — error

Recently I got a lot of people writing me their soldering iron controller kinda work, but doesn't heat up. One of the other symptons is that -- ZzZZZ -- is displayed on the OLED. However this is a feature of the controller, but the documentation is a bit vague about...

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