Maybe governments will get involved, shutting it down, making it illegal, etc. There are a lot more than those and the list is by far not complete, but those are certainly one of the most interesting ones at the moment. Pathetic scams like this are everywhere. Unregulated, anonymised exchanges aren't worth the risk. June 15, at 5: This is a thief, don't give him your bitcoin please.
Check if you have access through your login credentials or your institution. The parts can be exceedingly cheap. June 8, at 7: Anybody can read your details when you order. Unfortunately guides like this are outdated by the time they hit search engines.
If in doubt, google it. There rights to be sufficient space between the cards so that the fans which are cooling the heat sinks have enough airflow. Rewards build calculated fpga to scores and not to shares. Stable support for multi-million concurrent how unique hardware and software architecture. In the future, Blog will continue to promote blockchain technology with its pragmatic bitcoin. I'll tell you what, give me your iphone, and I'll give you 2 back tomorrow. This code has been setup to use 3 Mining.
Talking about that makes no sense now, what is done it's done. I don't want to use PCI connectors and cut them because that won't look professional and it is time consuming if you consider that we will probably need to make at least Vampire cards. It would be also too stupid to have DDR3 on board and in the same time connector who is butchered and then glued.
I ll probably find a way how to solve this problem like I solved many others in past years but situation where you need to pay for a connector same price as you are paying FPGA is not an option for now simply because makes no sense.
Quantity we have now is enough to do one small series of cards but what happens later? Some drawings done by kipper2k and actual connector picture, datashet can be found in in Read More, Pictures, Files Next logical step was to send few cards to other developers inside Apollo development team. This will speed things up lot more because so far I was the only one in the team who had actual hardware.
Working in the dark for other developers was nightmare and I was stuck with constant testings and bug hunting with the Apollo core itself.
With my limited knowledge I was able to help to some point but I was frustrated because I didn't had much time left for other things, like finishing final version of the Vampire V2 board. Now, when they received their packages team can work properly and I can focus on sending latest design into production. I have sent boards to BigGun, ceiach, ShK and cgugl. Just to mention that this board will never enter serial production.
It will be used only for development purpose. Board sent to cgugl. Board sent to ShK. But this article is really about something else: Kipper2k man from cold, cold Canada done some amazing work with current design in just two days. After me sending him design files I was so surprised to see how fast he is in soldering and getting everything running.
IMHO best soldering skills that I have ever seen. From now on he will be sending more Vampire boards to the other developers. So question is why we will succeed where everyone else failed?
Because we are united in one goal to present something new and innovative to Amiga community. We are all from different parts of the world working as a perfect team for more than 15 hours each day. The same time we are acting more like family sharing our everyday stories and our experiences in various projects that's why makes it so fun.
All of that with perfect guidance of BigGun and ceiach, developers who are able to motivate rest of us to learn more and contribute properly to this project.
Few months ago I was informed that there is another way to solder PCB, much faster way. Before that I didn't know that there is difference between soldering paste and flux or that such things as a PCB stencils exists.
To tell you the truth I was completely unaware that there are some other methods of soldering than regular one. On the video below is my first attempt to solder PCB using stencil done yesterday.
After reading a lot about various stencils I have decided to order each and every version that's available, also considered doing homemade version but eventually that was removed as an option because PCB is way too complex. So basically you can order stainless steel or stencil based on polyimide films mylar or kapton. In the table below you can see my impressions regarding each of them. Not just because the price is lower but because it is really tricky to apply soldering paste on stainless steel stencil where FPGA should be placed.
Because low flexibility you will end up with too much paste there once you remove stencil. With polyimide stencils that is not the case. They bend nicely under solder paste spreader so you will have proper quantity of paste placed on components pads each and every time.
Only important thing here is temperature profile you must follow if you don't want to destroy components. Each manufacturer states maximum temperature values that we can't exceed. What we need is temperature values who will solder component and not overheat it and that's something done over defined period of time. Also In each component we can find moisture so if we heat component too much or too fast component will crack. This is temperature profile I m using.
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