17th Jan 2014

IR R3M0C0N 1v09: Multi-Purpose Arduino Shield with IR

The assembled shield pictured above is a general purpose mixed bag of hardware for rapid prototyping on the Arduino. This shield features a variety of handy hardware as follows: Two...

01st Nov 2013

Firefly Installation: Nuit Blanche Ottawa Gatineau 2013

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15th Feb 2012

Toaster Oven: Reflow SMD Soldering…

There’s a special place in my workshop for the toaster oven, that place is on the workbench.  Using an toaster oven to reflow circuit boards is both fast and easy....

01st Oct 2011

6NoMi: The Age of Refinement

The 6NoMi RF project, designed for use with Arduino or standalone, is now sporting a major upgrade with a four layer PCB. While removing the castellations of the earlier version...

21st Jun 2011

How to: Adding an image to an Eagle layout.

When your using Eagle to design and layout circuits, at some point you may want to add an image. While Eagle easily supports adding text, we are going to use...

19th Jun 2011

What can castellations do for you?

Castellations are a low cost connection method that turns the PCB into a surface mount sub-assembly. They are commonly used on small radio assemblies and as breakout boards for fine...