Monthly Archives: January 2011

BusPirate-v3b-FTDI-0.2

After some feedback on my forum post about the FTDI-cable Bus Pirate, Ian introduced me to the term “tenting”, which he suggested might help the silkscreen turn out well.  SparkFun’s tutorial about better PCBs in Eagle had instructions on how … Continue reading

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Bus Pirate v3b FTDI

[EDIT:  There is an updated version with tenting over the smaller vias and updated silkscreen, see BusPirate-v3b-FTDI-0.2] For a long time, I’ve been interested in the Bus Pirate, made by Dangerous Prototypes.  It looks like it would be extremely handy … Continue reading

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Solar Charger 3 – Minty Stick

Update Here’s an update, long overdue.  This project is still in work, but I have been diverted to other things lately, and haven’t given it as much attention as I’d’ve liked. I have received a batch of bigger, better solar … Continue reading

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