Skelecs and a custom BLDC controller

Well! I’m now coming towards the end of my work placement at Imagination Technologies (next Thursday to be exact…) and having accumulated a pair of pay-checks, I’ve spent some of my spoils! What on you ask? As ever, Aliexpress. I’ve devised a new project that will combine my useless need for electromechanical transport, along with […]

Phobass PCB disaster!

Oh no! After completing the mainboard PCB, it turns out that I’ve wrongly designed two sections of ther board, damn! The power section has one wrong link and the model that I made for the processor board is 0.1″ too small. I’m a little annoyed but fortunately, these problems can be relatively easily rectified. I’ve […]

New Phobass PCB’s

So the other day, in a lovely triangular fedex package, my latest PCB design for the phobass arrived from PCBWing (http://www.pcbwing.com/). For this PCB, I decided to have a go designing using 0603 parts as a bit of a challenge. I’ve hand soldered with 1206 and 0805 parts with no major worries and by the […]