Random projects and posts - page 4

Blog post for Amazon Echo Input Teardown

Amazon Echo Input Teardown

Teardown of the Amazon Echo Input and trying to extract the firmware

Blog post for Developing a new product to sell

Developing a new product to sell

The steps we take when designing a new product to sell

Blog post for 12V SLA Battery Testers

12V SLA Battery Testers

Creating new low profile 12V battery testers to monitor sealed lead acid batteries

Blog post for Trying to Save Power and Lower our Energy Bills

Trying to Save Power and Lower our Energy Bills

Looking at ways to reduce electricity consumption, help the environment and save some money.

Blog post for Aim-TTi TF930 3GHz Frequency Counter Internal PSU

Aim-TTi TF930 3GHz Frequency Counter Internal PSU

Adding an internal power supply to our Aim-TTi TF930 3GHz Frequency Counter

Blog post for Workshop Tool Storage Rack

Workshop Tool Storage Rack

Building a wooden storage rack for the hand tools in our workshop.

Blog post for New Brunel BMSZ trinocular stereomicroscope

New Brunel BMSZ trinocular stereomicroscope

We have a new microscope, a Brunel BMSZ trinocular stereomicroscope

Blog post for Oculus Rift broken Cable repair attempt

Oculus Rift broken Cable repair attempt

Trying and failing to repair the cable which connnects the headset to the computer for my Oculus Rift virtual reality system

Blog post for New C.I.F FT 03 Batch reflow oven

New C.I.F FT 03 Batch reflow oven

Our old reflow oven finally died so we ordered a new C.I.F FT 03 Batch reflow oven

Blog post for Echo Dot 3rd Gen Digging Deeper

Echo Dot 3rd Gen Digging Deeper

Digging deeper into the AmazonEcho Dot 3rd Generation smart speaker

Blog post for Sony MDS-JE440 Minidisc loading belt replacement

Sony MDS-JE440 Minidisc loading belt replacement

Replacing the loading belt on an old Sony MDS-JE440 Minidisc player.

Blog post for Echo Dot 3rd Gen Smart speaker Teardown

Echo Dot 3rd Gen Smart speaker Teardown

Teardown of the Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Generation Smart speaker

Blog post for Broadband problems with REIN interference

Broadband problems with REIN interference

Some of our electrical equipment was transmitting on random frequencies where it shouldn’t and causing problems with our broadband internet with REIN interference

Blog post for SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads

SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads

Making some tiny SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads

Blog post for Ford sync 3 interference white noise from speakers

Ford sync 3 interference white noise from speakers

Our Ford sync 3 system in the car has a random interference issue which makes very loud white noise from speakers