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SenseTemp is on CrowdSupply

2019-01-15 » An accurate and flexible four-channel temperature sensor for instrumenting electronics

SenseTemp is now available for purchase at CrowdSupply

SenseTemp is an open source, four-channel temperature sensor designed for instrumenting electronics. It uses extremely accurate platinum resistive temperature detector (RTD) elements which ...


Definitions

2018-09-14 » Autonomous vs Automated -- What are we building?

Much has been written about the use of ‘automated’ versus ‘autonomous’ when it comes to robots and vehicles (car, trucks, etc). Despite that, I’ve not seen a short & clear analysis of these key words based on true definitions. This post attempts ...


Wheel Reinvention

2018-05-09 » Robot software should be modelled on cloud-infrastructure

I was in the SF Bay Area recently, meeting with folks who fund companies and meeting with potential partners and customers of Capable Robot Components.

It was a great trip because of the conversations I had about robotic system design. Talking with new friends who have built robotic systems and who are building robotic systems helped me to condense and clarify my thoughts and experiences here.