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.

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The Amp Hour #454 – An Interview with MG (Mike Grover)

MG (Mike Grover) is a security researcher who has done fantastic things with PCB milling machines. He now creates cable implants, making tiny boards that do devious things.


 2019-08-12  52m

#453 – Vertically Integrated Design Engineering

Dave and Chris discuss designing a remote controlled blinky device, tips around doing RF layout, low cost components, the Apollo 50th celebration and much more.


 2019-08-05  1h11m

#452 – An Interview with Kieran O’Leary

Kieran OLeary joins Chris to talk about Consulting, EMC testing, Signal Integrity issues, working as a consultant and a lot more!


 2019-07-29  1h27m

#451 – An Interview with Scott Miller (2nd)

Scott Miller of Dragon Innovation returns to The Amp Hour after 7 years. He and Chris talk about how manufacturing continues to evolve and how Dragon is creating a "product as a service" company inside of their larger distributor parent company.


 2019-07-22  1h4m

#450 – Stories from Teardown 2019

Chris talks to Jesse Vincent, Adrian Studer, Zach Archer, Piotr Esden-Tempski and Jeff Keyzer during a social event at Teardown 2019.


 2019-07-08  1h11m

#449 – Pulled From A Working Environment

Dave and Chris discuss FPGAs, toolchains, workshops, cross vendor support, new dev boards and how to find a deal on used test equipment.


 2019-07-01  1h11m

#448 – An Interview with Jean Rintoul

Jean Rintoul is the founder of Mindseye Biomedical and creator of the Spectra, an impedance tomography device. Jeans joins Chris to talk about medical imaging and impedance measurement techniques.


 2019-06-24  1h29m

#447 – Voltnuts for Flashlights

Chris talks with an ailing Dave about how to specify battery packs, why electronics engineers should stay out of mechanical design and improving design by thinking about manufacturing early in the design cycle.


 2019-06-17  1h8m

#446 – An Interview with Pete Bevelacqua

Pete Bevelacqua joins Chris to talk about antenna design and testing at companies like Apple, Boeing and Nest. Pete reviews what is required to take a design from an initial sketch all the way through FCC testing and deployment to the field.


 2019-06-10  n/a

#445 – Ludicrously High Frequency Interference

Chris and Dave return to talk about part numbers in manufacturing, doing box builds for low run prototypes, how to pass FCC compliance and what happens when your frequencies go plaid.


 2019-06-03  1h14m