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 1h12m. Bisher sind 131 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


#385 – An Interview with John Davis

This week John Davis joins Chris to talk about the crossover into sales and designing electronics for the industrial market. John also describes the wide range of industrial customers he works with every day.


 2018-03-26  1h20m

#384 – A++++++ Will Buy Again

Dave and Chris brainstorm ways to deal with the long lead times in the marketplace right now. Also noise measurements, soldering irons, large semiconductor firm buyouts and a new Raspberry Pi.


 2018-03-19  1h3m

#383 – An Interview with Scott Shawcroft

Chris talks with Scott Shawcroft who works at Adafruit on CircuitPython. He helped to port MicroPython to the SAMD21 chipset and discusses the details of getting a language working on a new platform, including how to use debuggers.


 2018-03-12  1h45m

#382 – The Toggle Boggle

This week Dave and Chris recount their stories of testing and of learning firmware. Also new t-shirts, big companies continue their buying spree and video tours of manufacturing facilities


 2018-03-05  1h4m

#381 – An Interview with Derek Kozel

Derek Kozel of Ettus Research and the GNU Radio foundation joins Chris to talk about software defined radio, doing more in the amateur space with digital modes and peeking into the spectrum.


 2018-02-26  1h54m

#380 – Just Terrestrial and Space Things

Dave and Chris discuss a wide range of connected devices on the show this week. Dave also talks through more of the 121 GW issues and Chris recaps his travel to various conferences.


 2018-02-19  1h10m

#379 – An Interview with John Saunders

John Saunders of Saunders Machine Works and the NYCCNC YouTube channel joins Chris and Dave to talk about machining, 3D design and the process behind creating a mechanical thing.


 2018-02-11  1h24m

#378 – An Interview with Jason Kridner and Robert Nelson

Jason Kridner and Robert Nelson join Chris to talk about building custom linux packages for the BeagleBone, Beagle xM.


 2018-02-04  1h59m

#377 – Debugger vs Printeffer

Dave returns from vacation and chats about the issues he's been having with his test gear. Also we discuss travel, debugging code, early programmable chips, manufacturing and control theory.


 2018-01-29  1h4m

#376 – An Interview with Richard Ginus

Richard Ginus of TWTG joins Chris to explain how LoRaWAN (and LoRa generally) works and why it's important to low power sensor networks.


 2018-01-22  1h23m