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PC storage oscilloscope and logic analyzer

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

From the comments on our earlier USB oscilloscope with signal generator post, here's a PC storage oscilloscope and logic analyzer by Nerd Ralph: A logic analyzer is a useful tool when working with micro-controllers, but when compared to the price of Arduino compatible boards, they are expensive. While the ability to...

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Another better component storage

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Here's another better way to store your electronics components by Nick of Arachnidlabs: I think I’ve found a better way to store those parts, though. I sourced some 3” x 5” antistatic bags for a pittance, lasercut a box to hold them in, and printed off some simple labels to keep track of...

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Components storage, what do you use?

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

What's the best way to store your electronics components?  Systemstech shared us his parts storage for all his components: This is what I use and I haven't had any troubles with it and static. Via the forum.

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Organizing your surface mount component hoard

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Keeping track of all the strips of surface mount components you've amassed can be a pain. Some people stick them in large compartmentalized boxes, others get the expensive metal storage drawers. Here is a simple and cheap DIY method to keep your SMD components organized. All you need is a...

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How to build a surface mount resistor and capacitor collection

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

This tutorial shows how to easily, and relatively cheaply, build a nicely organized SMD resistor, and capacitor collection. George likes using connectable tiny storage boxes, and filling them with resistor/capacitor kits from eBay. This is complemented by printing out labels for your storage boxes using the label design files for...

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TOOLS: Storage, binders, boxes, drawers

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Our favorite tools have a new home on the wiki. Each week we’ll muse about one of them. Have your own tool review? We’ll post that too! Hardware hackers build up a sizable collection of parts over time. Keeping them well organized makes it faster and easier to stuff prototype...

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