Electronics

Projects using electronic components and circuits

Blog post for Synology DiskStation DS411II Repair - Blue Flashing LED

Synology DiskStation DS411+II Repair - Blue Flashing LED

Fixing a blue flashing LED problem on our Synology DiskStation DS411+II NAS drive due to a bug with the Intel Atom C2538 processor

Blog post for The importance of checking your data backups

The importance of checking your data backups

Check your data backups regularly. Don't wait until you need them and find out your backup system has failed

Blog post for Sony Bravia 55XE90 KD-55XE9005 Teardown VR Damage

Sony Bravia 55XE90 KD-55XE9005 Teardown VR Damage

An an unfortunate VR accident involving my 55 inch Sony Bravia TV created a perfect opportunity for a tear-down.

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 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 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 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 SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads

SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads

Making some tiny SMA 50-ohm terminator dummy loads