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Power Board SketchUp Model


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Power Distribution Board Rev 0


After watching some more instructional videos on using Eagle CAD, I am happy to say that I have designed my first double sided PCB. The free version of Eagle that I have only allows for about 4 inch by 5 … Continue reading

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USB Extender Rev 1


My first revision of the USB extender that will be used to extend the Arduino USB connections to the outside of my electronics box on the back of my machine. I added in the footprints of the USB connectors and … Continue reading

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USB Extender PCB


I was inspired by multiple blogs that explained how to create your own printed circuit boards. This can be a very time consuming process, however, it has benefits. Outsourcing your PCB’s to get made can cost hundreds of dollars but … Continue reading

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LED Control PCB


Some more notes on lighting effects for my project: I have finally found a decent PCB for consolidating the hundreds of wires that would be needed to hook up and control 16 RGB LED’s. That’s 16 bulbs each with 3 … Continue reading

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