The Amp Hour Electronics Podcast

Chris Gammell and Dave Jones' voices span the chasm of thousands of miles each and every week to speak to each other and industry experts about where the field of electronics is moving. Whether it be a late breaking story about a large semiconductor manufacturer, a new piece of must-have test equipment or just talking through recent issues with their circuit designs, Chris and Dave try to make electronics more accessible for the listeners. Most importantly, they try and make the field of electronics more fun. Guests range from advanced hobbyists working on exciting new projects up through C-level executives at a variety of relevant and innovative companies. Tune in to learn more about electronics and then join the conversation! Visit The Amp Hour website for our back catalog of 150+ episodes.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h13m. Bisher sind 109 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


#442 – An Interview with Travis Goodspeed

Travis Goodspeed joins Chris to talk about his past projects (GoodFET, GoodWatch, M380 tools, P25 Jammer, Facedancer, more) and how each new project spawns communities large and small.



#441 – Motivational Speaker

Chris and Dave recap KiCon, talk about the future of KiCad, discuss standing up new brands and trademarks and remark on the state of robotics.



#440.3 – Interviews with Anool Mahidharia, AJ Keller, Uriel Guy, Ste Kulov, and Craig Bishop at KiCon 2019

Anool Mahidharia (Lumetronics), AJ Keller (Neurosity), Uriel Guy (Light Art), Ste Kulov (HD Retrovision), Craig Bishop ( talk with Chris, Alvaro and Piotr at KiCon2019



#440.2 – Interviews with Greg Davill and Michael Ossmann

We sit down with Greg Davill and Michael Ossmann for two brief chats at KiCon 2019



#440.1 – An Interview with the core KiCad development team

This is the first of a couple episodes that will be posted from KiCon 2019. This interview was in two parts with some of the developers from the KiCad project. We talked with Wayne Stambaugh, Maciej "Orson" Suminski, Tomasz Wlostowski, Jon Evans,



The Amp Hour #439 – Grow A Superbrain

Chris and Dave discuss signal integrity, Kirchoff's current law and building up a new base of knowledge.



#438 – An Interview with Bart Dring

Bart Dring joins Chris to talk about CNCs, motion control and building custom robots.


 2019-04-15  1h32m

#437 – An Interview with Chrissy Meyer

This week Chrissy Meyer of Root Ventures joins Chris to talk about DfM at large companies like Apple and Square. Also how these and other skills have translated into working with hardware startups in the venture world.


 2019-04-08  1h8m

#436 – Downward Sloping Trace

This week Dave and Chris discuss logic analyzers, layout practice, CPLDs and how heat can stack up inside a design.


 2019-04-01  1h7m

#435 – An Interview with Andreas Spiess

Andreas Spiess, "the guy with the Swiss accent" on YouTube, joins Chris to talk about connected devices and the importance of rules.


 2019-03-25  1h18m