Some useful atoms listed in one place

List of links

List of interesting parts

  • FTDI FT2232C - easiest USB 2.0 connectivity for C# user when using slow JTAG
  • FTDI FT800 - one of few 2D accelerators with¬†info available in English
  • Intel Quark SoC X1000 - 32 bit microcontroller, where it makes sense to try raw machine code
  • WizNet TCP IP accelerators - can not wait for their 1GBit versions. if they will ever make it. They have confirmed about R&D for 5500 chip to be the chosen base for future 1GBit version

List of books

  • 201? The Martian ..just finished reading it
  • 2015 Art of Electronics, 3rd edition.

List of Lab equipment

  • HP 3586B Selective Level Meter - from eBay $300
  • HP 3456A Digital Voltmeter - from eBay $150 ..added DIY 2-5ppm matched divider reference output for ratiometric experiments
  • BK 1671A Power Supply - from You-Do-It-Electronics
  • Tek 5223 Oscilloscope - from Craigslist $50
  • BK 885 ESR meter - from You-Do-It-Electronics
  • Triplett 2104 - from You-Do-It-Electronics
  • PS1503SBU - from You-Do-It-Electronics
  • Hakko FX-888D - from Microcenter
  • AmScope SE400-Z Professional Binocular Stereo Microscope¬†- from Amazon