More custom PCB silkscreen work in Adobe Illustrator. Even smaller than the Feather RP2040 seen last time, the ItsyBitsy RP2040 is really packed. “Faced with a choice between an informative-but-busy PCB silkscreen vs. aesthetic-but-info-starved, I’ll take busy! Microcontroller dev boards aren’t chic iPhones and I’m not Jony Ive.”
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