Posts Tagged ‘User Interface’

Cadsoft Eagle review by a new user

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Pete decided to try out Cadsoft Eagle and write about his experience. The first impression wasn't the best. I finally decided to download and learn to use the industry-standard PCB and schematic layout software: Eagle. I've tried a bunch of others, and quite frankly, got tired of always using "also...

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AVR-based PIC programmer update

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Fezoj made some updates to the user interface of his AVR-based PIC programmer. The project supports the PIC24F microcontrollers used in the Bus Pirate. There's still lots of work to be done on this project, so if you'd like to contribute join the discussion in the forum.

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Recent Comments

  • 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