PCBs have arrived!
The test batch of circuit boards are finished. I decided to go with a cool blue solder mask instead of the more usual green, and I think it looks pretty... Read more
The circuit board layout has been finalized, checked, re-checked, triple-checked, and checked again (yes, I'm that careful... it's a heck of a lot easier to make changes before they're cast... Read more
The surveys have gone out to the $10 level backers ("fans"). The other surveys will go out later when I'm ready to ship those rewards, or when the information is... Read more
Looks Like We Made It
Thanks, everyone, for backing the project and making it a success! I'll be posting updates here along the way to keep you informed on my progress in completing the rest... Read more
More pre-built board rewards available
All of the pre-built board rewards sold out. I can offer one more set of them, to be built after the first round have been completed for those who signed... Read more
What Can You Use These For?
Well, lotsof things, as has already been mentioned. However, a couple of real-world examples may be helpful. The full-color (RGB) strings of LED Christmas lights I showed in my... Read more
As long as I'm making improvements to the firmware, I'm investigating the feasability of adding support for DMX512, which would make these boards compatible with industry-standard hardware and software. So... Read more
Expanded Protocol, Sensor Input Options
As outlined in the project schedule, this month I'm working on finalizing the firmware changes for this version of the controllers. Originally, I designed an option on the circuit boards... Read more