The Amp Hour
An off-the-cuff radio show and podcast for electronics enthusiasts and professionals

No guests this week, but lots of rants and items! Suggest future guests you'd like to hear either in the comments section or on the Suggestions Page.   Mike Cowgill is building an LCR meter. Looks like a really cool build! Welcome to Adam Ward, who recently started a new site and gave us [...]

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The Amp Hour - Now with 100% more guests! Welcome, Jeri Ellsworth!   C vs. assembly language. Jeri still uses asm, Dave has in the past but favors C, C stands for Chris, that's good enough for him. Management of projects could improve projects, but not much can help code reviews. Jeremy is done [...]

Direct download: TheAmpHour-35-TheTernaryTussle.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 9:08pm EST
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Chris has a new bench! New podcasts! Vintage Volts is a podcast about electronics "back in the day" by Jeff Salzman. The BeagleCast is a new podcast from the folks at BeagleBoard.org. Jaime (@jpwack) is the awesome dude who put together the text and processing behind the final Widlar poster. Tell your favorite chip vendor [...]

Direct download: TheAmpHour-34-TheRantRhetorical.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 9:38pm EST
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Protip: If you don't understand the title, think U2... Corrections It was Electronic Design, not Design News with the new radio show we mentioned last week. Sorry! WotW (our last?) Lucas Weakley writes from Florida to show off his bench and some kind of device in a pelican case. Our first female WotW submission, Irmi from [...]
Direct download: TheAmpHour-33-MondayMetaMonday.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 10:04pm EST
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WotW Dino (who now has a uStream channel for his workshop) Modular bench Bench with dresser drawers Bench with old Tek scope! Mitch (@mitpatterson) Bench with etching tools laid out Panorama of home lab Shoutouts DigiKey and Electronic Design Magazine have a new show! Rants DigiKey and Electronic Design Magazine have a new show! We [...]
Direct download: TheAmpHour-32-TheCommercialCompetitorCommencement.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 9:49pm EST
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