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We are still in the process of gettlng the loans into place.
Got samples from analog.com.brNow to put them into use:
1) get geda installed
2) check/find the schematic symbols
3) check/find the pcb footprint
4) draw the schematc
5) layout a pcb
6) ask a friend to make the pcb
7) go into soldersmoke ( is a podcast actually)
make program for a pic or simply control it with an USB to lpt converter
#1 is done, to #2 though symbols needs to be created.
Though having a hard time to find sparetime at the moment.
have been looking at this program for a while: glfer. though i haven’t been able to get it running.
To test it i’m using a homebrewed magnetics loop antenna with an amp and bp filter.
Currently looking on http://www.scps.org
Why am I doing this? To figure out if it could be usable for Ham Radio instead of tcp/ip over ax.25.