Workshop video #02: Bus Pirate and Bus Blaster

Workshop update on Bus Pirate firmware, Bus Blaster v3, and Bus Blaster v4. A quick look at our new Nasty Clamp camera tripods too.

You can get Bus Pirate v3 for $30 and Bus Pirate v4 for $40, including worldwide shipping. You can get a Bus Blaster v2 for $34.95, CoolRunner-II CPLD development board for $15, and XC9572XL CPLD dev-board for $15.

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  1. Hey Ian,

    I really like these videos you make. Like you were saying a while ago about trying to have more of a face (like adafruit), it really works.

    The only thing I don’t like so much is the camera angle. I reckon it would be better if you had it more level with your face. The new camera mounts look cool though, and I liked the one above the soldering station.



  2. Thanks for watching them.

    I hear ya. The angle is mostly due to the shape and size of the workshop. I don’t have much depth to play with or I could drag the table out and do it face on. I think it is better suited to giving a few notes while soldering than the kind of ‘talk show’ format of the update this week.

    In about a month I’m moving and will have a better setup for this kind of stuff. The current videos are helping me to figure out how to do it without spending a whole day making a production.

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