Podcast
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MEP EP#78: No Guru Here

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Podcast Notes

  • Parker
    • Gave a presentation at the MacroFab Engineering meetup about how to turn on your electronics project.
      • Removal of power source
      • Physical Power Switch
      • Soft Power Switch
      • Details about MCU sleep modes
      • Will be an article soon.
  • Stephen
    • Science Museum project part 2 – Logger project will be *done* tonight and delivered tomorrow.
    • Sure Step stepper motor driver STP-DRV-80100. RJ11 port for programming the driver. The RS-232 to USB converter Stephen bought from Fry’s was counterfeit.
    • The matched transistor IC ladder filter chips FINALLY arrived. Shipped from Germany.
  • Pick Of the Week (POW)
    • ElectroCard
      • Designed by Michael Teeuw
      • OLED business card
      • Used a ATTiny84 but used a SOIC-8 footprint instead of a SOIC-8 Wide
  • Rapid Fire Opinion (RFO)

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Runtime: (51:33)

Hosts:
Parker Dillmann
Stephen Kraig

Guest:
N/A


Figure 1: Parker giving his talk on Ways to power your product at the monthly hardware meetup.
Figure 1: Parker giving his talk on Ways to power your product at the monthly hardware meetup.
Figure 2: Roomba Spy
Figure 2: Roomba Spy

Special thanks to whixr over at Tymkrs for the intro and outro!