This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the drive motor on a Whirlpool/Kenmore top-loading washing machine. The most common reasons for replacing the drive motor are when the washer won’t start, is making loud noises or won’t spin or agitate.
Click here to purchase part #661600:
Additional washing Continue reading Whirlpool/Kenmore Top-Load Washer Won’t Start? #661600
This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the drain pump on top loading direct drive Whirlpool washing machines. The most common reasons for replacing the drain pump are when the washer is not draining water from the tub, leaks water or makes loud noises.
Click here to purchase part #3363394: Continue reading Washer Not Draining? Replace Washer Drain Pump #3363394
Dave demonstrates how much fussing around can be involved in selecting just a couple of cost optimised parts for a new design, using Digikey, Mouser, FindChips, Octopart and Atmel websites.
Drive time rant.
Dave is sick of getting emails asking if the cheap toy DSO nano and FPGA/PIC/AVR oscilloscope kits are worth buying.
Guess his response… answers by telepathy please.
Are Telstra (Bigpond), Australia’s largest Internet Service Provider deliberately throttling (capping) Youtube bandwidth on all of their plans? (even the best Bigpond Cable Elite plan)
UPDATE: The day after I posted this video Telstra contacted me and finally admitted the problem was systemic across all users and said they would fix, Continue reading Proof that Telstra Bigpond is Throttling Youtube Bandwidth in Australia?
Doug Ford shows us how he designed his own 1000:1 high voltage oscilloscope probe.
and the Oscilloscope probe tutorial:
Let’s destroy some multimeters and shoot some metal with Doug’s high energy 4KV capacitor discharge unit.
Visit Doug at www.dfad.com.au
Starring (in order of appearance):
– Adam as Han Solo
– Jimmy as Luke Skywalker
– Justin as (a beautiful) Princess Leia
– Frank as Lando Calrissian
Drive time rant.
Hardware vs Software, which one do you suck at?
On May 1st 2000 Bill Clinton turned off Selective Availability on the GPS system and commercial GPS as we know and appreciate it now was born. A truly red letter day.
On May 3rd 2000 Dave Ulmer placed the 1st Geocache or “Geo Stash” and Geocaching was born. Tupperware was never Continue reading EEVblog #82 – 10th Anniversary of GPS & Geocaching thanks to Bill Clinton