Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB?


From Idea to Production Designing your own Mezzanine board is exciting process, plus it’s a much neater solution than projects with millions of jumper cables! In the following series of...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB? - Development (Netlist)


If you are unsure as to what a netlist is; put simply it’s a condensed version of your schematic that can imported into your pcb. Navigation DRC Netlist Generator DRC...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB? - Development (Schematic)


Congratulations! You’re starting the second phase of the project. Now you will be using actual tools from this point onward. There are several tools you can use for developing your...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB? - Specification


Welcome to the first step of your journey! So you have a kick-ass idea for a Mezzanine project? Or perhaps you have been given specific guidelines on what you are...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB? - Development (PCB)


PCB stands for printed circuit board and in my opinion, is probably the most fun part of the process. This is where your idea finally starts to become a visible...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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So you have an idea for a PCB? - Development (Footprints)


Sometimes you won’t always have access to the correct footprint, or it may not even exist. This does not mean you have to change components though; instead you simply get...

sophie-haynes
Blog
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The beginning of 96Boards


Something big in the world changed for me in February of this year when Linaro published the 96Boards Consumer Edition (CE) Specification. A standard board design that will allow different...

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Tutorials
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Helping Makers Create Exciting New Technologies with the DragonBoard 410c


It’s an exciting time for the maker community, as the power of mobile phones are helping makers create and invent new and exciting technologies. One new tool that makers can...

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