Category Archives: Electronics

uint32_t writeError = UC3 + STK600 + JTAG;

I can’t write to my AT32UC3A3 using an STK600 and AVR Dragon via JTAG! What do I do?! Read more »

Electronics, Making, Programming, Technology

Citadel r1 PCB on the way!

Citadel r1 is being printed and will be ready for assembly in the next few weeks. I am very excited to assemble and see this thing working. I [..]

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Citadel 3D v0.1

Here is my 1st attempt at PCB design. These are renderings of the Citadel project I have been working on. I still have some traces to complete, but [..]

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Arduino Workshop Book

Here is a book I just came across. It looks promising. John Boxall seems to have the book printed out on his website as well, complete with code [..]

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Citadel Breadboard

Here is what I have so far for my drum enclosure lighting system, code name: Citadel. 🙂 I will provide more documentation, when I get around to it. [..]

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Jeopardy Controllers are Easy

Hardware is easy… according to the people that use many of the things I make, that is. They don’t actually say this, but I can tell. They see [..]

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EE Learning

While browsing electronics.stackexchange.com, I found the following list of electronics learning sites: Read more »

Electronics

Build Break Alarm

Note: I meant to post this a long time ago. It is definitely an out of order project post. A while back I changed teams at Amazon. While [..]

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Christmas Lights Hacked

After working on my last hardware project, the Ara’Kus (a heavy metal opera) flickering/wireless lantern, I have moved on to hacking some Christmas lights. I found that many [..]

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My 1st Oscilloscope

Yesterday I got my 1st oscilloscope from Rigol. It is the DS1052E 50 MHz DSO (digital storage oscilloscope). I payed about $315 w/shipping direct from Rigol. I immediately [..]

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