Turns out my £20 soldering station does indeed work, but its claims of ESD safety are lies. Let's fix that!
I bought a soldering iron for £20 from Amazon. Is it any good? Does it even work?
I build a Z80 based computer from scratch, and it works!
How was 2021 for you? I mean, compared to 2020 it was a big improvement, but that’s a pretty low bar to aim for. Let’s focus more on the projects that I completed and what I learned from them.
I think I’ve just had a bit of a revelation… USB-C is the best thing ever. Not only because the plug isn’t polarised, but because if you want a true USB-C to USB-C cable there doesn’t appear to be any cheap crappy ones.
Yesterday I recapped my ST’s PSU which went well, nothing exploded. However when trying to boot the machine it kept crashing, especially when it went to the desktop.