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Monthly Archive for November, 2012

Packaging Insanity

Last week I ordered a surface mount microcontroller from AVnet for working with a prototyping circuit. It came in the mail today along with a bunch of other components. All is fine, except, well, the packging for this one single component is really intimidating. Look at the pictures below. I’ve put a standard magazine on […]

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OpenSprinkler Logger

Logging is a useful feature which allows you to find out how OpenSprinkler has worked say, in the past week. While you can check the scheduled water programs using the ‘Program Preview’ feature, it does not account for dynamic changes like rain delay, power loss etc. This is where logging comes in handy: you can […]

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