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faraday cage leakage

April 8, 2015, 11:51 am

I am trying to charge my device in a faraday cage. The cage works well without the cord plugged into the device. When I have it plugged into the charge cord radio waves penetrate the cage. Do the ... Read more »

The Loudspeaker - Some things never change

March 27, 2015, 11:13 pm

I've been playing around with electronics since I was in my teens, which was in the 1960s. Some electronic components have drastically changed, while others have always been about the same. The m... Read more »

Wide Area Loop Coil Design

March 27, 2015, 6:12 pm

I would like to make a wide area circular loop of approximately 3 metres diameter. It will be fed with audio sinewaves via a 100W (per channel) car stereo amplifier. Could I please have some sugg... Read more »

Ir comms

March 27, 2015, 3:49 pm

Hi, What's the *least* data that I need to recover a (typical consumer) signal encoded using an infrared medium? I.e., I think all remotes just gate a fixed carrier (which may vary between manuf... Read more »

OT: The land is rising

March 27, 2015, 10:26 am

I know I shouldn't, but this is just too funny. It isn't that the sea level is dropping -- it's that the land is springing back up. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-27/earth-s-surface... Read more »

Silicon crystal new 1 kg reference

March 27, 2015, 5:05 am

Silicon crystal new 1 kg reference http://phys.org/news/2011-02-kilogram-approaching-avogadro-constant-enriched.html Si rules ;-) Read more »

ISIS Bombing Pilot Burning -> German Pilot Suicides.

March 26, 2015, 9:40 pm

Hi, I had a feeling something like this would happen. An aircraft crash. Why I didn't know exactly. In hind sight I think I now know why the german pilot commited suicide. The trigger was probabl... Read more »

Installing FTDI drivers?

March 26, 2015, 11:51 am

I want to experiment a little with Arduino. Apparently I need to install FTDI scandal. (Who knows by sight which chips are legitimate and which are counterfeit?) :: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/... Read more »

Why is the fuse blowing?

March 26, 2015, 11:30 am

http://i.imgur.com/tutmBjq.jpg Just had to share... Read more »

another pi/pie story

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March 25, 2015, 11:28 pm

Last Sunday, exactly a week after pi day, I decided to cook one on my semi-famous fruit pies, peach and blueberry. I was upstairs reading The Armada by Mattingly, a really good book, and running do... Read more »

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rechargeable batteries

Hello How can I charge a rechargeable battery in the lab, what's the 'reverse connection'? Read more »


DSP Device for Guitar Pedal Effect

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I was wondering what DSP chip would be appropriate for a guitar pedal effect. I need to sample the incoming signal preferably at 96kHz perform a simple numeric function upon each sample and output h... Read more »


Protection circuit to be used for a gate pulse of SCR

Hello, I am doing a project on a temperature control system.My controller has been designed in LabVIEW and I get a control signal of 0-5V output from DAQ which needs to be given as gate pulse to SCR.... Read more »


Making piezo louder

David, Making an effective piezo drive circuit is about 10% of the work. The resonant cavity design and mounting technique of the piezo is the other 90%. You need to know how the piezo will vibrate... Read more »


Visio logic symbols

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Does anyone know of a location from which to download simple logic symbol shapes for Visio (and gate, or gate, etc)? Read more »


is the hendershot generator ad a scam?

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is it a scam? Will it work in a residential home ? Read more »


STmicro acceleration/magnetic sensor LSM303DLH == LIS331DLH + HMC5834?

Just had a look at the LSM303DLH datasheet and had a déjà vu ;-) It looks like ST has simply put a LIS331DLH and a HMC5843 into one package. (The HMC lacks the built-in voltage regulator) All data ... Read more »


Re: Strange control problem -- SOLVED!!! -- 3 phase "firing system&quo...

Glen, I solved the mystery. (about the firing system tripping on overcurrent with small currents, on a 200A welder) Here's what it was all about: The current sensor (connected to DC shunt) was NOT, ... Read more »


micropower boost circuit

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I need a DC to DC boost circuit with an output defined not with respect to ground, but with respect to the input, which is variable. Output about 15 volts above the input, over a wide range -- f... Read more »


Re: floppy drive emulator hardware usb or sdcard

On Apr 16, 11:53 am, alfons de wolf en e NoLife ;-) One possibility is a virtual drive. One, create a virtual drive in memory. Two, make an image of your floppy disc contents on a flash drive... Read more »