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EEWeb Site of the Day

February 19, 2013

Hobbybotics will be the Electrical Engineering Community (EEWeb) featured site of the day on Friday 22 February, 2013.  I have been to the site on numerous occasions but was not aware of the user engineering blog section.  there is a lot of good resources available for experienced engineers and hobbyist alike.  EEWeb also provides a… Read More ›


General – Optiboot 4.4

Been a long time coming but, today I officially updated all of the Hobbyduino boards to Optiboot 4.4 (same bootloader that is on the Uno).  I’ll follow this post up shortly with a tutorial on how I did it.  For those that cannot wait, you can take a look at my introduction for the Hobbyduino… Read More ›


General – Arduino Optiboot Boot-loader

I’ll soon be updating the Hobbyduino Mini to the Optiboot boot-loader.  According to the Optiboot Google Code Page: Allows larger sketches. Is a quarter of the size of the default bootloader freeing 1.5k of extra space. Sketches upload faster. Optiboot operates at higher baud rates and has streamlined programming. Adaboot performance improvements. Runs sketches sooner with… Read More ›

Finally some updates!

It’s been a while since I actually made a post to my blog.  That does not mean I got lazy and forgot all about the blog.  I’ve been busy finishing some projects to post but, documentation is the most tedious job to do as you never want to put out garbage.  I don’t particularly like… Read More ›

Welcome to my blog

This is a web blog about me sharing my ideas (sometimes outrageous) based on a “boiling pot” of electronics, programming and manufacturing.  Again, I would like to state that some of my ideas may be out there as I love to brain storm, in the physical sense.  My ultimate goal is to learn by creating. … Read More ›

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