0

SMT->DIP Adapter Modules Made with Othermill @othermachine

If you find yourself using any type of mill for home circuit making you’ll likely be reading the blogs and insights of what others have already written on the topic. Bitknitting has this interesting approach to their own “(lack of) skill level,” opting for breakout modules where needed to minimize spacing problems they were having during milling:

mosfetdip

Another challenge I have is due to my (lack of) skill level. I was having a low level of success milling chips that had spacing of 10 mils – the smallest spacing recommended. Either the copper was torn, or I could not reflow the chip successfully on what was chiseled out. I plan to get better at this, but for now I broke up the prototype such that some of the chips – and all that have 10 mill spacing between pads – are broken out onto SMT -> DIP adapters.

Read more.


Join 6,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord

CircuitPython in 2018 – Python on Microcontrollers is here!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/


Maker Business — Aquarium troubles: the cost of iteration and troubleshooting with a manufacturers abroad

Wearables — Plastic gem know-how

Electronics — Counting Pin Numbers

Biohacking — Exploring Our Inner Reality : Entopic Visions

Python for Microcontrollers — CircuitPython 3.0.0 Release Candidate 0 released!

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.