Analog Stepper Gauge Friday night fun

Took a while to clear off the bench tonight. I got a little happy with the ORDER button last week through weekend. I’ve filled two more parts storage containers and luckily one of my new packages with another parts storage container from Amazon; I couldn’t find any locally, I hope they’re still making them. The…

PIC 18F26K22 PWM+A/D with MOSFET, the start of an eScooter?

I’m considering building an electric scooter; considering it probably putting it lightly.. I have almost everything I need for it.  Interested? Why type so much when you can just watch my proof of concept! If you’re following along and want to use the same hardware (warning totally untested… ): Controller found on the TAUTC Tindie…

A review of a handful of PIC development boards

I don’t know what possessed me to make this video but I decided to go through some of the PIC microcontroller boards I have. I was inspired by my recent purchase of half a dozen of the new TAUTIC 18F26K22 development boards. This was money well spent. I think between this and the 20 pin…

First try at reflow soldering with an 858D hot air station.

This is my first try at reflow soldering. It took four attempts to get it right… so you learn 3 ways not to do it ­čśë I just got this 858D station in the mail the other day, it cost me about $70 on eBay. ) In this video I referenced┬áJayson Tautic’s reflow example.