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EEVblog #127 – PCB Design For Manufacture Tutorial – Part 1

PART 2 is HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uemr8xaxcw0
PART 3 is HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zGisPMNstI
A how-to guide to taking your electronics project from prototype through to high volume PCB manufacture. Covers component selection and purchasing, SMD, DFM, PCB panelisation, gerber generation, drill files, pick and place files, and more.

EEVblog #125 – Soup to Nuts with Free Software

If you want a MUCH better quality audio only version it is here:
http://www.eevblog.com/2010/11/12/soup-to-nuts-with-free-software-audio/

A presentation by DJ Delorie called Soup to Nuts with Free Software. It highlights the current state of free open source software for end-to-end engineering and personal use. Operating systems, EDA tools, office tools Continue reading EEVblog #125 – Soup to Nuts with Free Software

EEVblog #124 – A Tour of Apex Electronics

Dave dropped by Apex Electronics in Sun Valley just outside LA, the biggest and oldest surplus electronics store in California (and probably the US?) . Come on a tour through the aladdin’s cave of surplus electronics and hardware.

It’s actually pretty sad to see all this old technology just lying on Continue reading EEVblog #124 – A Tour of Apex Electronics