I had one footprint error, but otherwise it seems to be working as expected. About 300 mW RF output. More details to follow.
…receiving a shipment of PCBs from Shenzhen.
If you watched my previous Twitch stream, you may have seen that I completed the layout of the first PCB spin of OpenBeacon Mini. Today I ordered the PCBs from DirtyPCBs, along with boards for my low-pass filter module, and more Empyrean boards in anticipation of wider beta testing soon. I wanted to get these… Read More OpenBeacon Mini Proto PCBs On The Way
I managed to finish the layout of the OpenBeacon Mini prototype PCB in KiCad this evening while livestreaming on Twitch. A 3D rendering from KiCad is above. It looks about how I sketched it out and wasn’t too nasty to route, so I got that going for me. So I’ll get on order off to… Read More OpenBeacon Mini Proto PCB Layout Complete
This probably isn’t news to some of you, but I had no idea that practical stereolithography was so old. From Computers and the Imagination.