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Build your own laptop - pi-top kit now in stock at RS Components

RS has announced that it is extending its portfolio of high-quality processor board development kits with the addition of the competitively priced pi-top 'build your own laptop' kit, which offers opportunities in the maker and educational arena helping users to 'learn, play and create'.

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psmith1309

Articles

March 24, 2017 17:44

Is your parts data holding you back?

The efficient management of databases saves both time and money. Electrika offers a database amalgamation and cleaning service which was recently used by JCC Lighting to overcome ongoing frustrations and achieve efficiency goals.

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BEEES

Academic Articles

March 24, 2017 10:23

Robot Wars 5 by BEEES

After our very successful training events that ran throughout the autumn term, we had many teams ready with robots raring to go. As always, there tends to be those robots that are made for fun, and those that are designed purely to win.

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BEEES

Academic Articles

March 24, 2017 10:21

Robot Wars Training Workshops by BEEES

In the run-up to our long-anticipated Robot Wars event, the University of Bristol’s Bristol Electrical and Electronic Engineering Society (BEEES) have decided to host three training workshops.

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bmetz

Electronics Design

March 23, 2017 09:17

Measure circuit currents accurately with Kelvin connect resistors

Kelvin connections have been popular for many years in the electronics industry. When integrated into your current sense resistor, many advantages can be had.

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DesignSpark

Tool Centre

March 22, 2017 14:39

SD3D - 3D Printing and Design Service

DesignSpark has launched a partnership with SD3D to provide our members with an instant and easy to use 3D printing quotation tool and Instant Print Platform. Ideal for 3D printing your DesignSpark Mechanical projects.

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Ten22

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March 22, 2017 14:33

Smart Systems and Design Training

DesignSpark also has a University Program and one of its functions is running training workshops for everyone to learn how to use DesignSpark CAD tools.

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Bissett

Electronics Design

March 22, 2017 10:22

Using the INA125P instrumentation amplifier with a load cell

Using the INA125P to amplify the output of a load cell, circuit diagrams etc.

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SD3DPrinting

3D Printing and Design

March 21, 2017 15:27

3D Printing - Back To The Basics

With all the 3D printing buzz over the last several years, I’m sure you are now familiar in one way or another on what the term means. Chances are many of you have had something made with a 3D printer (maybe an enclosure, or a jig?) or perhaps you...

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DaveM580

PLC and HMI

March 20, 2017 11:17

Five Tips for Rapid Automation System Selection, Design and Quotation

With the growth of IIoT automation devices, it’s refreshing to see a new elegant design tool that takes the uncertainty out of system specification and component selection, with bill of materials, architecture drawings and PLC configuration file

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DesignSpark

3D Printing and Design

March 20, 2017 11:16

Join DesignSpark and you could win a RSPro 3D Printer bundle!

Join DesignSpark, one of the world's largest Engineering Design Communities and you could win a RS 3D Printer bundle

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jjmeeks

Internet of Things

March 20, 2017 09:53

Small Bluetooth module fits portable designs

Smartphone wireless connectivity is driving the demand to drop-in BLE connectivity into wearables, portables, and appliances to enable IoT functionality. Designers are challenged to overcome smaller size design, wireless performance trade-offs.

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DesignSpark

Newsletter Archive

March 20, 2017 09:00

Newsletter 13-03-17

This week, Raspberry Pi in industrial environments, Arduino schooling and the rolling fluid turbine

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