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The final newsletter for the data logger build contest went out today. In this issue, we learn how to make our logger use power much more efficiently, increasing its lifetime from days to months.

Also, we have some extra incentive to get your entry in soon! The first 15 people to submit an entry will receive this excellent goodie pack:

  • MCP1640 Single Cell Boost Converter for Energizer® MAX AlkalineAAAA (power your next project using a single battery!)
  • Energizer® LED Pen Light
  • 2x Energizer® Ultimate Lithium AAA Batteries
  • 2x Energizer® Ultimate Lithium AA Batteries
  • 2x Energizer® AAAA Alkaline Batteries
  • FREE Class Coupon for use at a Microchip Regional Training Center (a $99 value)
  • CD with Training Class Presentations

Finally, here are a few handy links for the contest:

  • Finished? Submit your build to be in the running for some fabulous prizes!
  • Getting stuck? Have a question? Head over to the Forums and let us know!
  • Need to catch up? Check out the project page for links to all of the content!

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