EPROM erase times and lifespan
cclist at sydex.com
Thu Jan 29 12:51:33 CST 2009
On 29 Jan 2009 at 11:11, Dave Dunfield wrote:
> ... I ripped the timer out of a dryer we were disposing of and made it
> an integral part of my eraser.
I just use one of those clockwork lightswitch-timers that are used to
turn off the lights when you're just getting to a critical piece of
Good idea with salvaged appliance timers, though.
Your mention of the clothes dryer jogged an old neuron. My first
EPROM eraser was made from a coffee can and an "ozone lamp" from a
clothes dryer. I haven't seen one of those is decades, however.
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