0

June 14, 2016 AT 4:22 pm

An Acrylic Case with a Purpose

assembled

Andy’s acrylic case for this Nanocounter might just seem like a regular case, but it’s the reasons why he chose to design his case the way he did that’s especially interesting:

My main concern with the case design was how to deal with the force exerted by repeated connection and disconnection of cables from the BNC connectors. With just the bare PCB I can grip the back of the BNC connector housing while manipulating the connector thereby preventing force being exerted on the PCB through the BNC connector solder joints.

Read more.


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

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!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — Raspberry Pi and CoderDojo Join Forces

Wearables — Gold glow

Electronics — Linear Love

Biohacking — Read Faster Using JETZT or SPEEDREAD

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.