New Boards

A project log for Single Chip AVR BASIC Computer V0.3

A computer running BASIC, generating composite video and reading PS/2 keyboard input using a single ATmega microcontroller

DanDan 11/26/2014 at 20:011 Comment

I received the new boards at the end of last week (one of them can be seen in the image - white PCB with ENIG finish and black silkscreen) and will be assembling one of them this weekend (the plan was to do it today but I haven't received all of the components yet). The remaining boards will be put on eBay once I have assembled one.

As mentioned in the previous log post, this board is a new design which adds an additional IC (an EEPROM IC) to the single chip computer which allows full size programs to be saved.

Update (28/11/14): I still haven't yet received the two capacitors for the voltage regulator (C1 and C2 in the picture) but I will be assembling the rest of the board this weekend. Once I receive the capacitors and test the board, the remaining boards will be put up on eBay. Hopefully they will come on Monday so I can have the board completed the same day.


howardthecow wrote 12/04/2014 at 05:09 point
looking forward to the new board - hope it don't miss them when they are up on ebay

all the best JDH

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