Archive | October 2012

Hardware sorted

Finally got the PCB’s ordered and populated. Now the real job begins – writing the software. The PBC’s were ordered from and their Fusion PCB service. The OLED module is a complete display and graphics controller on a board, which was supplied by Australian 4D systems. Making it fir in a 52mm gauge housing is a challenge – I had to resort to some delicate Dremel work to remove some mounting flanges at the corners of the display board. Beware of static and metal particles polluting the circuitry! More later…