The best spent 10 pence

A couple of years ago we got a new tv. Everything about it was ok except the sound, which was pitiful because it just wasn't very loud. The solution to this came from an unexpected place. In a jumble sale I found and old pc surround sound system. I asked them how much for this?... Continue Reading →

What is it about PCB’s that make them such an interesting piece of engineering?

I'm asking myself this question as I sit here on a Friday evening after a week of fairly intensive work on PCB design documentation etc...  From my point of view I create a multitude of different board designs from single layer power supply application boards to multilayer test boards being used in instrumentation.  Each of... Continue Reading →

We’re going forwards… aren’t we?

We keep hearing about the advancing pace of technology and sure, everywhere you look there’s people with a small computer in theie hand - tweeting, messaging, browing or watching a video. Consumer electronics is far more advanced than even 5 years ago… So, things are moving forwards right? Far be it for me to tell... Continue Reading →

Me – The beginning…

OK, so I've toyed with the idea of writing blogs for some time now as I think about things in life and my mind thinks of stuff in it's own twisted and surreal way.There's nothing I like more than a good debate with questions, strange ideas, answers and more questions. It can take the mind... Continue Reading →

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