Development tools

Software and hardware tools for microcontrollers like AVR and MSP430 and includes software toolchain, compiler, development boards (STK500, MSP430 Launchpad). Also includes hardware tools for CNC, Proxxon MF70, oscilloscope Rigol DS1052E.

The arrival of the tiny beast, Proxxon MF70

The arrival of the tiny beast, Proxxon MF70

Okay, so this is really just a show-off post. I ordered this machine through my current part-time workplace after drooling over images of it since the end of summer 2010. It’s a miniature milling machine which features 3 play-free manually…

Setup and installation PITA, STM8S Discovery tool chain

As I am writing this, I am no where near finished with the registration and installation part of the software development tools to start using my STM8S Discovery board. In frustration, and while waiting for license approvals, I decided to…

First blog entry, lab showoff

As my first entry, I would like to introduce you to my lab, so I can show off some of the instruments I use while trying to be creative. These are all equipment bought on a student budget. Though, while…