Entries in Category ‘Resources’

Recently, Matseng at the Dangerous Prototypes forums posted another source for cheap printed circuit boards and test equipment direct from China: http://www.smart-prototyping.com The site is apparently run by German ex-pats in Shenzhen.  Although the site is pretty sparse at the moment, they’ve got a PCB prototyping service and a selection of very cheap test equipment [...]

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We live in a golden era of the electronics hobby.  PCBs are easier to make and cheaper to manufacture than ever before.  In some cases, it can even be easier to have  PCB made than breadboard a circuit.  With the growing proliferation of surface mount components, and ever greater levels of integration, PCBs are more [...]

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This list will be kept up to date on the wiki: http://meatandnetworking.com/w/Kicad_Resources KiCad is an Electronic Design tool, similar to EagleCAD. KiCad is free, open source software, and runs on OSX, Linux and Windows. KiCad is unrestricted. All features may be used for hobbyist or commercial works. Here are some features of KiCad that might appeal to [...]

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