In part 1 we designed a PC board interface for our iPod dock connector. In part 2 we designed the schematic to provide all of our inputs and outputs. For part 3 we created the circuit board for the actual dock. Today we are building it! That's right, today your very own iPod super dock becomes comp...
May 10th 2006 at 6:26pm
We're back again with our
continuing iPod super dock how-to series (see parts one and two, if you need to
catch up). Last week we layed out the schematic for the board, and today we'll do a check up on the schematic, and
design the PC board that we'll make for our super dock. We're getting close no...
May 2nd 2006 at 12:51pm
If you are interested in getting the most out
of your iPod and you enjoy the DIY culture, Will O'Brien has
posted How-To: Design your
own iPod super dock (Part 2). In this part of his ongoing
series, he takes you step by step through designing a schematic for the "Super Dock" in EAGLE. You...
April 26th 2006 at 8:00am
In part 1 of our iPod super
dock how-to, we created a new mount for the iPod dock connector on a printed circuit board using EAGLE. Now that we
have the connector layout in EAGLE, we'll design the schematic for our custom iPod accessory. Read on for part 2 of
Design your own super dock! If you're a...
April 25th 2006 at 7:37pm
Look for resident hackers
Will O'Brien and Eliot
Phillips (plus many other crazy projects) April 22-23 at the Maker Faire
in San Mateo, CA!This one goes out to everyone that has an iPod or two laying about and an itchy
soldering iron and thinks that the standard USB or Firewire dock just isn't quit...
April 18th 2006 at 7:07pm