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PLC vs Arduino & Other Microcontrollers for Industrial Controls & Automation

By | 2018-06-20T22:13:30+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Blog|

TheĀ PLC vs Arduino & Other Microcontrollers for Industrial Controls & Automation question was always at hand. However, the popularity of microcontrollers has grown tremendously thus making the debate that much more relevant. Which one should you choose for your project, plant & the reasons behind those choices? PLC vs Arduino / Microcontroller Constraints [...]

Getting Started in Electronics Perspective

By | 2016-07-11T07:13:38+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Blog|

What is your goal with electronics? The most import question that you need to answer is the following: what is your goal when it comes to learning electronics? The two distinct paths which come to mind are in order to build a career out of it or in order to start building your own projects [...]

Arduino Day Specials and Excitement!

By | 2015-03-27T02:18:59+00:00 March 27th, 2015|Blog, News|

Sparkfun Arduino Day I woke up to an email from Atmel announcing a 30% discount for Arduino products on March 28th! I was aware of Arduino day, but it had slipped my mind until today. We will be able to enjoy all kinds of specials from Sparkfun. Not only are they having an Arduino sale, [...]

Electronics #2 – MOSFET sizing challenges and considerations

By | 2016-06-24T20:07:28+00:00 March 3rd, 2015|Blog|

MOSFET sizing dilema I had to deal with an issue revolving around MOSFET sizing; hence today's video. The fact of the matter is that sizing a transistor should be one of the fundamentals an electrical engineer should know, but many struggle with the concept. Remember to ALWAYS read your datasheets and breadboard the circuit before [...]

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Vlog #1 – Channel Updates – Audio, Soldering, etc.

By | 2015-02-20T16:07:12+00:00 February 21st, 2015|Blog|

I am constantly looking to improve the experience of my viewers and followers and thus wanted to share these updates. Soldering Station Upgrade The first item I invested in is the Hakko FX-888D Soldering Station. This tool is a massive upgrade from the soldering irons I have used in the past and will definitely give [...]

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