• Creating a Unique Electronic Musical Instrument: The Sound Wall

      We place metal foil notes on a panel and play our music by touching them, creating a melody from a truly original instrument. Those who know a little about music or have good memories of the...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Maker Faire Rome – The European edition and FAE Technology launch the contest “MY Maker PCBA: your electronics for a better planet”

    The initiative rewards the most innovative projects in areas related to environmental sustainability. FAE Technology will manufacture the electronic board prototypes for the top three winners. The contest is organized in collaboration with FAE Technology S.p.A. an...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Efficient and Compact Stereo Power Amplifier: Unleash High-Quality Audio with the PAM8610

      Stereo power amplifier 10+10W into 8 ohms based on the integrated PAM8610, suitable for systems that require high efficiency and little heat to be dissipated.   By now, the miniaturization of electronic circuits is advancing unstoppably....

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Terminus FE1.1 USB hub board: the solution to connect four USB devices

      Based on a single chip from Terminus, it allows you to connect four USB devices starting from a micro USB port; the form-factor is designed for pairing with Raspberry Pi Zero.   We all know what...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • SDS011 the Air Quality Sensor

    Measure the quality of the air around us using a laser technology sensor that can quantify the concentration of the infamous micro-dust. Air pollution, and in particular the presence, quantification and concentration of so-called ‘fine dust’, is...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • NIXIE STYLE LED DISPLAY

    We pick up the fascinating Nixie tubes through displays based on packages of laser-engraved plexiglass plates, illuminated by Neopixel LEDs. For those born in the era of solid-state displays, be they LED, 7-segment, dot-matrix, or even liquid...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • TOTEM: learning by experimenting

      Let’s learn about an interesting educational platform that allows you to make and study a real multitude of electronic circuits and their applications. Among the techniques to approach students and very young people, the one of...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • PRO MIDI 1284P developer’s board

      We develop and test applications with the Pro midi 1284P board.   Recently we have introduced and described a new prototyping board called PRO midi 1284, based on an ATmega 1284P microcontroller; after this presentation, made...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • The cheapest Arduino alternative: PRO MIDI 1284P

      It is halfway between an Arduino Mini (in size) and an Arduino Mega in terms of computational capacity, available memory and integrated peripherals. Since the creation of the Arduino project and the subsequent spread of the...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Environmental monitoring with uChip

      Equipped with an SD card and RTC, it detects and stores temperature, humidity and barometric pressure using a combined sensor, showing the data graphically on a touch display.   Nowadays, also and above all in environmental...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • ARDULEGO KIT: create with Lego and Arduino

      Lots of components to make applications that can be programmed with Arduino and assembled like LEGO bricks.   How many times did you dream of building something with LEGO bricks when you were a child and...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Share & Discover by PCBWay

    For all electronic designers, having new ideas and sources of inspiration is essential. At the base of the open-source movement there is the sharing of one’s own projects so that other technicians can take inspiration. There are...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • ENERGY METER IOT

      Let’s interface our Energy Meter with Internet to bring measurements to the ThingSpeak platform and see the results in convenient graphs.   A few posts ago, we introduced the MCP39F511 integrated circuit, capable of performing electrical...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Energy Meter GSM with Arduino (part 2)

      It monitors the electricity consumption and sends the detected data to the cloud through the GSM cellular network; it is based on an Arduino Mega equipped with GSM Shield and a board on which the measurement...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Energy Meter GSM with Arduino (part 1)

      It monitors electricity consumption and sends the detected data to the cloud through the GSM cellular network; it is based on an Arduino Mega equipped with GSM Shield and an absorption detector board. First instalment.  ...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • ARDULOCK: a keyboard with RFID module

      With Arduino Mega, we create, a keyboard with RFID module, a configurable access control system, to manage electric locks.   In the market there are different types of controls for electric locks: from the simple insertion...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Jolly: add WiFi to your Arduino UNO

    With 10 million Arduino UNO sold worldwide, this board becomes the most widespread prototyping board ever. The first Arduino UNO board was introduced in 2005 and in those days integrating a communication system such as WiFi was...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • How to make a custom shape PCB with Eagle

    The usual rectangular shaped PCBs got bored. The current prototyping services like PCBWAY allow to create PCBs with different shapes. An excellent software that allows you to get the gerber to be printed is Eagle. With the...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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