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USB-MSD bootloader for the KwikStik development board

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nm2DmZv1rj8[/embed] Mark made a USB bootloader for the Kwikstik development board. We covered this board in April, and they've promised us 5 to give away when the next batch is in. I have added K40 (including KwikStik) support to the uTasker project. See the following for details: It includes a...

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Kinetis KWIKSTIK development board

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Drone tipped us to the cheap development board for Kinetis MCUs: Freescale has a neat looking "Kinetis KWIKSTIK" dev kit for $29 USD. This looks like an ARM Cortex M4(?) with LCD, audio out, IR, Mic, buzzer, SDCard, JTAG, & USB. The dev tools don't look exactly FOSS though (typical)....

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  • Joe Desbonnet: Ya, I can recommend the low melting point solder. I used brand 'ChipQuik' and it's amazingly easy to use.
  • Jerome: I need a new BusPirate for the Fablab ;) Many thanks!
  • Max: Seems like an unexpectedly violent way to remove the chip indeed. A hot air station should of course do the job just fine, but in...
  • jose: Part removal described here is pure butchery, the cheapest hot air station will do a fast and clean job removing the QFP, heat air to...
  • Cody: Yes please