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by sawtellda
Thu Dec 29, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: Product / Device Ideas
Topic: Sneak peek at our latest project
Replies: 4
Views: 4295

Re: Sneak peek at our latest project

The Freetronics Duino-Stick? Arduino in USB Stick format?

leo? Desingned Jul 23 - Aug 22? Or some connection to Silicon Chip Author? hmm.
by sawtellda
Sat Dec 10, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: Generator Monitor
Replies: 19
Views: 21202

Re: Generator Monitor

I don't know yet exactly what model of generator this is. Is it a "common" thing across lots of generator models to provide a relay output which is closed when the generator is running? If that's widely available on many generators then that will be very useful. Most installations will offer some f...
by sawtellda
Tue Nov 22, 2011 5:56 am
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: C-tick questions
Replies: 2
Views: 3830

Re: C-tick questions

Be prepared for a metric messload of conflicting and incomplete information when it cometo anything to do with C-Tick or A-Tick. If you push the inferences everything electrical sold or installed in this country should have some form of C-Tick compliance. Finished products and their components. Imme...
by sawtellda
Thu Nov 10, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Water and electricity don't mix
Replies: 2
Views: 2784

Re: Water and electricity don't mix

Hope you dont suffer too much from all that water damage Jon. Something that rang true when listening to your walktime blog was the "when space junk goes bad" situations that eventuate particularly in regard to lighting. We are all conditioned to be able to fumble at a wall and get some lights on an...
by sawtellda
Mon Nov 07, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: Generator Monitor
Replies: 19
Views: 21202

Re: Generator Monitor

What a clever lateral solution! $100 worth of VOX as opposed to a trail of emails a foot thick trying to sort the politics of getting a simple status interface contact. De Bono would be proud. I too would like to see some more detail of your project, but in the meantime I might just pinch your cleve...
by sawtellda
Wed Nov 02, 2011 12:10 pm
Forum: Product / Device Ideas
Topic: Ready I/O Shield
Replies: 1
Views: 4023

Ready I/O Shield

Something that surprised me when looking through the shield list was how few boards there were with basic digital I/O. I'd like to see a digital shield or shields with some opto-isolated inputs and relay or external voltage transistor outputs. Pin assignment via jumpers or solder links. Say 4 in 4 o...