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by developerzero
Sun Jun 11, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SMT Adapters (SOIC, LFCSP, PLCC, QFP, etc)
Replies: 4
Views: 1104

SMT Adapters (SOIC, LFCSP, PLCC, QFP, etc)

I was wondering if anyone knows where I can get good, inexpensive adapters for use with various types of suface-mount devices so I can prototype with them without having to make an entirePCB, but instead just use a breadboard? Specifically, I am interested in an adapter for a 40-pin & 48-pin LFCSP a...
by developerzero
Thu Dec 29, 2005 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: this is why Microsoft shouldn't build airplanes
Replies: 4
Views: 836

Re: this is why Microsoft shouldn't build airplanes

You forgot to mentino (#6) that the Macintosh car would be 10 times as expensive and only available in ugly colors and would only have one control, instead of separate steering wheel, shifter, etc.
by developerzero
Thu Dec 29, 2005 9:23 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Beginner in Programming
Replies: 12
Views: 6182

Re: Beginner in Programming

First: You should start with the pic16F84A instead of the pic16C84. It is a flash chip, instead of a OTP (One-Time Programmable) chip. This means you can write and rewrite it as many times as you want (rated up to around either 1000 or 10000 times). Second: Check out Sample.Microchip.com for free sa...