Beats an Extension Cord

Beats an Extension Cord

What does your benchtop energy provide have that [Pete Marchetto]’s doesn’t? Answer: an extension twine draped throughout the ground. How usually have you ever mentioned to your self, “I just need to energize this doodad for a couple seconds,” then you definitely begin daisy chaining each battery within the junk drawer to achieve the mandatory […]

Hybrid Lab Power Supply From Broken Audio Amp

Hybrid Lab Power Supply From Broken Audio Amp

The lab energy provide is a vital a part of any respectable electronics workbench. However, the price of shopping for a unit that has all of the options required may be eye-wateringly excessive for such a seemingly easy gadget. [The Post Apocalyptic Inventor] has confirmed us the best way to build a quality bench power […]

How to Deal With a Dead (or Dying) Power Supply

How to Deal With a Dead (or Dying) Power Supply

Only those that are worthy might maintain up Asus’ latest “ROG Thor” energy provide.Screenshot: Playzone TV So you’re buzzing alongside in your Windows desktop, chatting with your pals in your social media service of alternative or filling Chaos demons stuffed with holes in Warhammer 40,00zero: Inquisitor – Martyr (one of the vital epic names for […]

A Smarter PSU Converter Leaves the Magic Smoke Inside

A Smarter PSU Converter Leaves the Magic Smoke Inside

Over the years, computer systems have turn into sooner, however on the similar time, extra energy hungry as effectively. Way again across the 386 period, most PCs have been utilizing the AT normal for energy provides. Since then, the world moved on to the now ubiquitous ATX normal. Hobbyists engaged on older machines will usually […]

Hybrid Bench Power Supply Can Also Hit the Road

Hybrid Bench Power Supply Can Also Hit the Road

Everyone wants a bench energy provide, and rolling your individual has virtually turn out to be a ceremony of passage for hackers. For a very long time, the platform of selection for such builds gave the impression to be the ATX energy provide from a pc. While we definitely nonetheless see these builds, quite a lot […]

Making Custom Silicon For The Latest Raspberry Pi

Making Custom Silicon For The Latest Raspberry Pi

The newest Raspberry Pi, the Pi three Model B+, is the latest iteration of from the Raspberry Pi Foundation. No, it doesn’t have eMMC, it doesn’t have help for mobile connectivity, it doesn’t have USB three.zero, it doesn’t have SATA, it doesn’t have PCIe, and it doesn’t have any of the opposite unrealistic expectations for a […]

Converting Power Supplies for Antique Computers

Converting Power Supplies for Antique Computers

Just as a result of one thing is “never used” doesn’t imply it’s good. [Inkoo Vintage Computing] realized that lesson whereas making an attempt to restore an Amiga 500 and discovering elements on-line that had been claimed to be “new” in that they had been previous inventory that had by no means been used. The […]