Kernel RTOS Evaluation Kit

eSOL has started offering the eT-Kernel Evaluation Kit for Xilinx’s Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC, which combines the dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore processor with Xilinx’s 28-nm programmable logic fabric. The Evaluation Kit integrates eSOL’s eT-Kernel Multi-Core Edition real time operating system … Continue reading

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New Dual-Channel Function/Arbitrary Waveform Generators

BKprecision4060_series

B&K Precision recently launched its new 4060 Series line of dual channel function/arbitrary waveform generators. The series includes three models that generate sine waveforms up to 80 MHz (4063), 120 MHz (4064), and 160 MHz (4065). Featuring an advanced pulse … Continue reading

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Troubleshoot Electronics Problems with Logging (EE Tip #141)

datalog

Electrical engineers often develop “headless” electronic systems—that is, systems without user interfaces. And many of those systems are embedded within product and are generally out of reach when problems occur. Bob Japenga is an engineer with some advice about logging … Continue reading

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Engineer’s Transformable Workspace

When the front is open, Mike can tackle hardware projects (Source: Mike Sydor)

No two workspaces or circuit cellars are alike. And that’s what makes studying these submissions so fascinating. Each space reflects the worker’s interests, needs, and personality. Succasunna, NJ-based Mike Sydor’s penchant for “hacking” isn’t relegated solely to electronics. His entire … Continue reading

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Arduino-Based Lathe Tachometer

Electronic tachometer

Want an electronic tachometer to display the RPM of a lathe or milling machine? If so, Elektor has the project for you. The electronics tachometer design features an Arduino micro board and  a 0.96″ OLED display from Adafruit for instantaneous readout. … Continue reading

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