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Portable bench power supply v2 project

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Luke writes, "A few years back I made a compact bench PSU based on a DPS-3002 module and a 24v PSU. I have since made a improved version that also includes the ability to run on my power tool batteries making it ultra-portable." See the full post on his blog here.

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DIY Boostbox hand crank generator project

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

A DIY hand crank Boostbox by lasersaber at LaserHacker: This easy to make box uses no batteries but can still power a lot of stuff.  It really is a very versatile little BoostPack based device.  It would be the perfect thing to have on hand in times of emergency. Project info...

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DIY low budget manual pick & place

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkYNBFXlJYQ[/embed] Vpapanik shared a tutorial on how to make your own SMD pick and place machine: If you are dealing with tiny SMD parts (e.g. 0402 resistors and capacitors), a manual pick and place machine is a helpful piece of equipment for prototyping and small-batch manufacturing. On the other side, traditional...

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DIY soldering station

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

Ever want to design your own soldering station? Sqkybeaver is workshopping a soldering station driver board in the forum now.

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