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The Art of PCBs and Gonzo Circuits

The Art of PCBs and Gonzo Circuits

Etching art, whimsy, and improvisation into your circuit boards.

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Old Circuit Boards Are Reimagined as Sarcophagi and Ancient Monuments

Old Circuit Boards Are Reimagined as Sarcophagi and Ancient Monuments

Outdated circuit boards become imposing sarcophagi and ancient-looking monuments in the hands of artist Theo Kamecke.

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Watch the Mesmerizing Dissection of a Multilayered Circuit Board

Watch the Mesmerizing Dissection of a Multilayered Circuit Board

Have you ever wanted to see what your circuit board looks like on the inside? Watch this CNC mill work it’s way through a PCB layer by layer.

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Troubleshoot Circuitry with DIY Magnified Thermal Imaging

Troubleshoot Circuitry with DIY Magnified Thermal Imaging

Circuit parts are getting smaller, but our eyes and fingers can only troubleshoot so much. Find the issue with a thermal camera and a special lense.

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Voltera’s V-One Prints 2-Layer Circuit Boards

Voltera’s V-One Prints 2-Layer Circuit Boards

  Several weeks ago at Maker Faire Bay Area, I caught up with Voltera co-founder Alroy Almeida to learn more about the Voltera V-One, a conductive ink printer. The V-One is a slick device. Not only does it extrude conductive ink, but it can also be configured to deposit insulating ink, enabling two-layer board fabrication. […]

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