What are all those PCB manufacturing options in the checkout when you order your board? Dave explains each option one by one, from Aluminium to Z-Axis Milling. Including obscure stuff like Organic Solderability Preservative. Forum: https://www.
Chaos at the Shenzhen market, scams, viruses, refunds, bait-n-switch, and dodgy meters – the infamous $9 AIMOmeter AMPX1 0.02% Process Calibrator delivers! What do you want for $9 delivered? Dave scored two more meters,
Probably the most gorgeous test gear teardown yet! A master class in modular product design and design for servicing, a mystery retro bit of test gear from the bunker that was found in a dumpster, worth US$45k new in today’s money. Forum HERE
The LifeSaber Kickstarter outdoor survival tool is a classic example of a Jack of all trades, master of none product design. A master class in how not to design a practical product. Yet another wind-up/crank USB charger tool with everything but the kit...
Dave got one of these newfangled slim wallets, the Stealth Razor from Airo Collective, a Kickstarter project, the world’s thinnest wallet. Does it actually replace a full traditional leather wallet? How practical is it? Does the RFID protection work?