The DRC is Your Friend

Have you ever been all the way to the end of a pcb layout and realized that you forgot to setup and run the Design Rule Check (DRC) on your board? If

Designing and Building the Macro Watch

Three weeks before the Houston Maker Faire Chris came to me asking if we could whip up a low cost giveaway for the faire. I wanted to giveaway somethi

Handling Silkscreen On Pads

One of the issues commonly seen in PCB design is silkscreen information overlapping exposed copper on pads. If the ink from the silkscreening process

Partnering With Techstars

When we started MacroFab in 2013, we knew that electronics manufacturing was a challenge for many new hardware start-ups: Parker and I were coming fro