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by Jus
Sun Mar 09, 2003 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are most people here Electrical/Electronics engineers?
Replies: 36
Views: 8219

Are most people here Electrical/Electronics engineers?

Howdy! I am a newbie here. I have a computer science background and have recently started to (enthusiastically) dabble in electronics. I have started by reading up on elementary theory and browsing magazines and books, and maybe soon an introductory course on robotics at a neighboring community coll...
by Jus
Mon Feb 24, 2003 4:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: microcontoller ? made easy
Replies: 3
Views: 1440

Re: microcontoller ? made easy

The $ sign preceding the number indicates that the number is to be interpreted as hex.
-Jus
by Jus
Fri Feb 14, 2003 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ultrasonic Bird Repellers????
Replies: 14
Views: 4290

Re: Ultrasonic Bird Repellers????

<blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by RonH:
Don't waste your time and money on plastic owls. They don't work, at least on pigeons.
Ron
<hr></blockquote><p>Sure they do. Throw the plastic owls at the pigeons.
by Jus
Tue Jan 28, 2003 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello! Newbie to electronics
Replies: 8
Views: 2842

Re: Hello! Newbie to electronics

<blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by bobsRAC: "The Art of Electronics" is likely the best book on my shelf for discrete circuits, though it's probably not the quick intro you're looking for. Are you looking to get into embedded system...
by Jus
Sat Jan 25, 2003 2:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello! Newbie to electronics
Replies: 8
Views: 2842

Hello! Newbie to electronics

Hello, I am new here. Just registered and this is my first post. I am a software developer who has been recenlty hooked to the fascinating world of electronics, thanks to a currently undertaken graduate class in embedded programming at a local University. I have an undergraduate degree in Computer S...