One Inch Robot Starting Point

My mostly custom parts database for the PCB CAD program Target3001 : Download Database Individual component parts datasheets: VEMD2023SLX01  Photo Pin Diode SMD Side Looker Manufacturer Datasheet Buy From Digikey Buy From Mouser Part File for Target3001 Download VSOP38338 Preamplifier Circuit for IR Remote Control Manufacturer Datasheet Buy From Digikey Buy From Mouser Part File for… Continue reading One Inch Robot Starting Point

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Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor – reduced capacitance at voltage

One phenomenon not immediately apparent when selecting the proper ceramic decoupling capacitor for your design is the fact that the effective capacitance of these devices is drastically reduced under DC bias voltage conditions – such as when used as a power supply filter. This paper from Nic Components explains the phenomenon quite well: http://www.niccomp.com/help/VoltageCoefficientofCapacitors-032012-R1.pdf

Target 3001 Export Pick and Place data + Solder Paste Stencil creation tools!!

TL/DR Version: export GBR Import into Diptrace set as Pads Layer on import Resize anything necessary Export GBR Top Layer and check Mirror box Use GtoG select new GBR Create Graphtec File Cut Solder Paste Stencil Using Gerber to Graphtec – direct interface to cutter **** For parts on the bottom side of PCB – Target3001… Continue reading Target 3001 Export Pick and Place data + Solder Paste Stencil creation tools!!

Ubiquiti mFi mPower Pro Teardown

First some links if you aren’t already familiar with Ubiquiti’s mFi platform – it is more than just a web enabled power switch – think vast automation capabilities when paired with their other devices and software. They also make some of the best wifi and networking devices for home and small business. I have a… Continue reading Ubiquiti mFi mPower Pro Teardown

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PRTG Network monitor

– You can use PRTG to monitor SNMP capable access points and many other web enabled devices remotely. Creates a local install on windows which can be logged into remotely or even send you email alerts if something goes wrong. http://www.paessler.com/prtg You can also get 30 sensors for free vs only 10 for the normal… Continue reading PRTG Network monitor

wp-admin cant login issue with google chrome

If I click on the “Site Admin” link in the Meta widget on this wordpress install in chrome on this laptop it goes to a redirect loop and never actually logs in as explained here: http://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/kzYekzU1pMk I was able to identify the issue.  When visiting site.com/wp-admin the url is opening the following. http://www.site.com/wp-login.php?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.site.com%2Fsite%2Fwp-admin%2F&reauth=1 Which in effect is… Continue reading wp-admin cant login issue with google chrome

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American Power

Mitch Epstein Chester Lowrey with Tesla Coil, Hawaii 2008 Used with permission. All rights reserved.

Mitch Epstein Chester Lowrey with Tesla Coil, Hawaii 2008 Used with permission. All rights reserved. http://www.mitchepstein.net/