Monthly Archives: March 2013

Raspberry Pi Rev 2.0 Pin headers

Got my new Raspberry Pi mode-B rev 2.0 yesterday.  After looking around the info about some new unpopulated through holes on it, finally I got all the info.  Here’s the summary: Silkscreen label: P2 It is a 1×8-pin connection for … Continue reading

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My SMT Soldering result

Using X-Tronic hot air iron station, I was able to solder some ssop ICs (mostly the tiny ms430 microcontrollers) to their breakout pcb. The ICs are free samples from Texas Instrements. Not bad for such small devices. Look professional to … Continue reading

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