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Raspberry Pi UPS update

A quick update on the Raspberry Pi UPS board, it’s been too long. The boards arrived, and look lovely. As ever, OSHPark purple PCBs are excellent quality, and even routed out the Model B cut outs smoothly. 78 more words


Different Types of Jobs: A - Z List

Interested in starting a career or a career change? Thinking about changing jobs? Are you wondering what qualifications are required for a job you’re interested in? 358 more words


MAKING SENSE of Embedded Electronics in HVACR Equipment

While the prevalence of electronics continues to expand into nearly every aspect of our lives, the refrigeration and air conditioning industries have been slow to embed electronics in HVACR equipment. 324 more words


Sony TA-5650 VFET Integrated Stereo Amplifier Overhaul

Cross-posted from the Rain City Audio Repair Blog:

I recently got to work on a very interesting piece of vintage stereo gear from the golden age of hi-fi in the ’70s, the Sony TA-5650 VFET Integrated Stereo Amplifier. 664 more words


Arduino & DT

As part of the introduction to computer science to the national curriculum, we have introduced some computing within the Design & Technology curriculum. We can easily link up parts of electronics to this, so it was decided to invest in Arduino along with reusable electronic components.  336 more words