Cleanup

 Please excuse the mess while we cleanup.

We have moved to a new platform and expect everything to be completed in a day or two.

All the same content and How To’s are here but you may find a stray bad link or two.

We hope two have this all cleaned up in a day or two.

Stand Alone Arduino

 

Stand Alone ArduinoMaking a stand alone Arduino is actually not all that hard. Five years ago I bought enough parts to make 10 of them. The reason for choosing 10 is that at most parts suppliers you get a discount for buying 10 or more of an item.
We followed this tutorial to make them and spent about $13 – $14 on each one, which was cheaper than buying an Arduino Uno at the time.
Now you can get an official Arduino Uno for $24.95 , so let’s see if making your own is still cheaper.

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