Electronics

Electronics

I rekindled an old passion of mine from when I was a teenager. I started working with digital electronics again. This is where I share those projects.
Jun
30
Latest Keyboard Project - CannonKeys Ortho48

Latest Keyboard Project - CannonKeys Ortho48

Laurie got me a CannonKeys Ortho48 Keyboard Kit for my birthday this year and I decided to spend my Saturday
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Jun
03
New Keyboards

New Keyboards

I had a little change of plans. I canceled the Drop CTRL and ordered a Glorious GMMK. It's the same
2 min read
May
15
New Keyboard projects in the works

New Keyboard projects in the works

I recently ordered a bunch of mechanical keyboard parts so that I could get a smaller keyboard for work and
2 min read
Dec
25
New Cherry MX Black Keyboard

New Cherry MX Black Keyboard

I got a new keyboard for Christmas. It has Cherry MX Black switches. I'm noticing that my typing has fewer
1 min read
Nov
22
Retro Computing - My first retro computer kit build

Retro Computing - My first retro computer kit build

I got my SC126 Z180 computer kit in the mail a few nights ago. After two nights of soldering after
2 min read
Nov
15
Retro Computing - Getting Started

Retro Computing - Getting Started

I've been investigating getting into retro computing using old CPUs like the 6502 or the Z80. Ben Eater is doing
1 min read
Nov
07
Mechanical Keyboard Frenzy

Mechanical Keyboard Frenzy

I recently discovered the mechanical keyboard community. Wow, what a bunch. The demand for a great keyboard kit is higher
2 min read
Oct
02
Baremetal programming, Assembly Language, and FPGAs

Baremetal programming, Assembly Language, and FPGAs

I've been exploring how to program in assembly language lately. It's been a fun experience. I just ordered a Raspberry
2 min read
Sep
15
Driving the Max7219 7-Segment Display Device from a TinyFPGA using Verilog

Driving the Max7219 7-Segment Display Device from a TinyFPGA using Verilog

I recently bought a TinyFPGA to replace my Mojo FPGA. The primary reason for this was the outdated toolset required
9 min read
Apr
28
DJI Spark Drone - Our newest acquistition

DJI Spark Drone - Our newest acquistition

We picked up a DJI Spark drone yesterday so we could create some aerial photography. It's a lot of fun to fly. It's also very easy to fly. All you have to do is hit the takeoff button and it will hover 4 feet in the air. When you raise altitude, it will maintain it when you stop.
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