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by shepting
Thu Aug 11, 2011 4:13 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Bench Power Supplies?
Replies: 18
Views: 18668

Re: Bench Power Supplies?

If you just need a small current people often use a LM317 to supply variable voltages.
by shepting
Thu Aug 11, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: High-Altitude Balloon
Replies: 1
Views: 3008

High-Altitude Balloon

I heard there might be some interest in doing a High-Altitude Balloon group project. I've got some weather balloons (officially expired, but likely still fine), a VX-3R handheld ham radio for APRS positioning, and a throwaway digital camera (Canon SD450 with broken display) for pictures. I would lov...
by shepting
Tue Jan 18, 2011 5:27 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: FS: Computer Stuff
Replies: 1
Views: 2868

Re: FS: Computer Stuff

This is a great idea. I would love to see SK TechWorks have a store where members can donate their stuff, and the proceeds going towards funding the organization. Perhaps the funds should go towards special purchases rather than general fees to improve the value proposition for donating. We could ev...
by shepting
Tue Jan 18, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Using every function on a dsPIC
Replies: 10
Views: 12453

Re: Using every function on a dsPIC

Very cool. I was thinking of trying to create an iPhone app using every library but it can get out of hand pretty quick.