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"Best" connection between two micros
skeeve wrote: OP wants master-slave,   We're not doing 'Master/Slave' anymore.  Instead, we should use 'Early Bird / worm'.  Thank you.    S.
Saturday, 3 October 2020 - 01:17
Digikey---bad times??
js wrote: I have six tubes of Mega8 chips I wonder if I should try to sell them there.....   Are you going to use 'hashhead67' as your vendor name?  S.
Saturday, 3 October 2020 - 00:23
Digikey---bad times??
kk6gm wrote: If this doesn't turn into a Customer Service Nightmare I'll eat these pixels.   The Pixels Contain Potassium Benzoate!   S.
Friday, 2 October 2020 - 00:42
Digikey---bad times??
jgmdesign wrote: jfiresto wrote:They must have had you in mind: you need only check the Exclude box.   I don't see such a box....then again, I am not looking all that hard...
Thursday, 1 October 2020 - 23:06
Digikey---bad times??
Digikey was never the cheapest.    For those I'd always go to local surplus stores (in SoCal, there's quite a few, although many are shadows of what they were) or some...
Thursday, 1 October 2020 - 20:48
#pragma once vs ifndef....
I'm not big on C (and smaller on C++) but after reading through this I'm on the "#pragma once" side.   Filename doesn't really matter - any half-decent compiler ought to be...
Monday, 28 September 2020 - 21:47
Is this the most useless voltage regulator ever?
The spec sheet you linked to gives an 'Absolute Maximum' of 6.5V, although various behaviours are not guaranteed at that level.  It should at least tolerate 6.4V from a fresh...
Sunday, 27 September 2020 - 23:51
Understanding how flip-flops work.
Line-Supported or even Adjacent Line Supported, with Hanging Chain Technology for compatibility.     No, I don't have enough to do, why do you ask?  S.
Sunday, 27 September 2020 - 23:39
Understanding how flip-flops work.
Not Thong-Thong Logic?  S.
Sunday, 27 September 2020 - 19:59
Where can I buy this Anti-Static IC tube?
I have a large drawer full of them myself - although they're mostly for DIPs and sockets, there's some SOIC in there.  Occasionally they get used, if I have to ship around...
Saturday, 26 September 2020 - 13:14
"Best" connection between two micros
I have a board in production that has seven AVRs on it.    The reason why is because there are six channels of inbound information, and they have to react to it fast....
Thursday, 24 September 2020 - 20:10
What is "Static Code Analysis"?
It's when you build and run your code on a test board, then shuffle around on the carpet, rub some balloons on your hair, then touch the chip and see how the code works...
Saturday, 19 September 2020 - 13:48