This is my test of a Wera bitset. as shown below. 1. Initial Thoughts Without being biased, by knowing Wera is a quality brand, the first thing I noticed when getting the set out of the packaging was its weight. It had a decent amount of weight for the size which equated subliminally to me as 'there's a decent amount of real metal parts in here = it will be strong'. Inspecting the tool I could see it composed of the Zyklop Mini ratchet along the top, one visible ...
Roll On Another 2 Months
New Diode Selection
Reassembly and Testing
Diode Voltages (After Desoldering)
[Having mentioned this TV repair on my Status page and getting supportive comments from dixonselvan and genebren, I felt perhaps a blog post would help] Background I was given a nice 22" TV a few years ago as a present. About a year later it stopped working - not even the power light came on. I checked the fuse tha ...
Preface I live in the UK and have never seen a native Firefly or glow worm - I'm not even sure if we get them here. Some years back I visited North Carolina to visit friends and was amazed to see fireflies flashing away in the garden shrubs ...if only I could bring that magic to my garden in summer by making some RGB LED 'fireflies'. My Initial Design Some years back I used the Microchip techsheet AN1606 and the Configurable Logic Cells (CLC) of the PIC16F1509 microcontroller t ...