20230126 The Control Board

20230126 The Control Board

It took about 16 days (right through the Chinese New Year) for JLCPCB to process and deliver my design to me. And I am quite happy. However, looking at the boards, methinks there could be a possible version 3.0 Right now, this is version 2.0. There was no version 1.0 as the ULN2003 Darlington Pair […]

20230124 Removing doubts

20230124 Removing doubts

In my usual programming method, I always transfer the microcontroller chip from one socket adaptor to the other and back again. This means the legs of the Chip is work and sometimes, bent. In most times, I could never tell if the chip is firmly connected or not. This is not helping when I am […]

20230110 And it’s away!

20230110 And it’s away!

So, yeah, I’m getting very lazy this week. And the Main Board was confirmed more or less in a rush. It’s a challenge to save up and get a Revell Razor Crest at this point of time. In other words, I don’t think I am going to deal with the interior cargo bay for the […]

20230105 The Engines are done!

20230105 The Engines are done!

THE LEDS, THEY HAVE COME The Warm White LEDs arrived and as soon as I got back home, I started to solder them onto the PCB. The problem with ordering online is that it takes a average of 8 weeks to arrive. So, it was a great surprise that they came within 5 weeks.! 1.21 […]