Guitar Pedal Repair

Guitar Pedal Repair

Recently, my band mate Chris‘s guitar pedal has been acting up – when he presses the switch, many times it...

Programming ATmega168 with the Tiny AVR Programmer

After much fuss trying to get AVRDude and Atmel Studio to work, I found if you are only looking to...

An Easy Way to Power Your Projects

An Easy Way to Power Your Projects

I have a few power supplies I picked up cheap from a closing RadioShack – a 3.3V, a 6V, and...

Soldering Tips That Aren’t About Soldering

Soldering Tips That Aren’t About Soldering

Since my wife was home being productive, it got my productivity running wild as well, so I finally finished the...

How I Desolder

How I Desolder

I just realized tonight as I sat down to solder some more of my cat feeder motor driver together that...

American DJ PC-100A Troubleshooting

American DJ PC-100A Troubleshooting

My wife and I are still unpacking and setting up the new apartment, giving me time to set up things...