The Amp Hour
An off-the-cuff radio show and podcast for electronics enthusiasts and professionals. Note: this is the "show only" version of the feed. To see the show notes, check out the main podcast feed:

This week focused mainly around building a kit business, namely keeping costs down, keeping revenues in check and how to license your project.   Jigish linked to us from his site. Thanks! The Nottingham Hackerspace, Nottinghack, was pushed out of their old space and needs help funding a new one. Can hackerspaces thrive in [...]

Direct download: TheAmpHour-40-TheKitConniption.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 9:29pm CDT

  A few audio snafus this week, but we decided to leave them in for the "real experience". We'll get it eventually.   Chris and Jeri are broadcasting a live video show to announce the 555 contest winners. Dave is stressing about the Tektronix contest. He's trailing in votes! Jeremy Blum was featured on The [...]
Direct download: TheAmpHour-39-MumbleMumboJumbo.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 8:25pm CDT

  Jeff Keyzer of joins us this week to talk electronics and his new comic book!   Jeff Keyzer and Mitch Altman and Andie Nordgren just put out a comic book called "Soldering is easy!". Great resource for those just starting out and a preview of a book to be published later this year. [...]
Direct download: TheAmpHour-38-ComicalKeyzerComesACallin.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 9:09pm CDT

Whoa! Some big news this week!   Chris has a new rig in the mail. Should help future Amp Hour podcasts. Dave officially has left his day-job at Altium (never before spoken directly on air before!). The company is moving to China, as stated in their official press release. In other news, Texas Instruments [...]

Direct download: TheAmpHour-37-TheChineseClairvoyancy.mp3
Category:Radio Show -- posted at: 10:05pm CDT