Disc reader project -- quick status update
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Mon Dec 7 15:22:55 CST 2009
On 7 Dec 2009 at 17:59, Alexandre Souza - Listas wrote:
> I've done a single sided board using atmega 128 and soldered it
> It is easy if you learn how to do.
I do it myself. But it's not something the average hobbyist with
perhaps a month's worth of knowing which end of a soldering iron is
hot is likely to pull off successfully.
PTH PCBs tend to be more expensive than SMT-oriented ones, but any
idiot can assemble one of those. Decades of Heathkits have
> Noooooo :( Keep the work with AVR! :D
Have you looked at the latest NXP Cortex offerings? 50MHz 32-bit ARM
and very inexpensive ($1). At least that's what NXP says.
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