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episodes: 37

hpr2893 :: Whats in the box! Part 2

Released: 2019-09-04. Duration: 00:12:07. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: guitar, pedal, tremlo, kit, DIY, soldering.
NYbill finishes a guitar pedal kit Timttmy sent him.

hpr2822 :: What's in the Box! Part 1

Released: 2019-05-28. Duration: 00:21:05. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: DIY, Soldering, Guitar, electronics.
NYbill opens a mystery box he found in the mail box.

hpr2801 :: Guitar Set Up Part 1.

Released: 2019-04-29. Duration: 00:28:44. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Guitar, DIY.
NYbill talks about setting up a guitar.

hpr2769 :: Quick Review of the AstroAI WH5000A Multimeter

Released: 2019-03-14. Duration: 00:24:15. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: multimeter, electronics, test equipment, hardware review.
NYbill reviews, yet another, inexpensive multimeter.

hpr2694 :: Bandit Update

Released: 2018-11-29. Duration: 00:11:39. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Hacking, War games, Linux.
NYbill does a quick episode to mention there are new Over the Wire, Bandit levels out.

hpr2591 :: International Troubleshooting

Released: 2018-07-09. Duration: 00:30:15. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: DIY, Kit, Electronics, Troubleshooting.
NYbill troubleshoots a DIY kit of Ken Fallon’s.

hpr2551 :: Calibrating Calibration

Released: 2018-05-14. Duration: 00:25:19. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: test gear, electronics, oscilloscope.
NYbill talks about calibration issues with the Siglent SDS1202X-E oscilloscope

hpr2514 :: Electronics Calculator Kit

Released: 2018-03-22. Duration: 00:33:26. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: Electronics, Kits, Soldering, DIY.
NYbill talks about building a $16 electronics calculator kit.

hpr2407 :: The Lost Episode Part 2

Released: 2017-10-24. Duration: 00:22:12. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: Electronics,kit,tester,AVR programmer,transistor.
NYbill talks about flashing firmware to a Atmega328p chip to get a Transistor Tester Kit working.

hpr2394 :: The Lost Episode

Released: 2017-10-05. Duration: 00:27:02. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: Electronics, kits, testers.
NYbill talks about building an inexpensive transistor tester... a year after the fact.

hpr2369 :: Little Meters

Released: 2017-08-31. Duration: 00:21:11. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: Electronics, Multimeter, Review.
NYbill does a quick review of two more inexpensive multimeters

hpr2314 :: Bad Caps

Released: 2017-06-15. Duration: 00:26:24. Flag: Explicit. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: repair,motherboard,capacitor,polymer electrolytic capacitor,ceramic capacitor.
NYbill talking about repairing a computer motherboard.

hpr2148 :: The DSO138 Oscilloscope Kit Part 2

Released: 2016-10-26. Duration: 00:13:11. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: electronics,oscilloscope,kit,3D print.
In this episode NYbill talks about finishing the DSO138 Oscilloscope kit.

hpr2138 :: Hack the Box with Bandit

Released: 2016-10-12. Duration: 00:14:53. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Linux,wargame,Bandit.
NYbill talks about a Linux 'War Game' called Bandit.

hpr2044 :: Bring on the Power!

Released: 2016-06-02. Duration: 00:19:20. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: power supply,electronics.
It this episode NYbill talks about power supplies used for electronics work.

hpr2029 :: The DSO138 Oscilloscope Kit

Released: 2016-05-12. Duration: 00:20:58. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: oscilloscope,electronics,soldering,SMD.
NYbill talks about building a DSO138 Oscilloscope kit.

hpr2014 :: A first look at the Owon B35T Part 2

Released: 2016-04-21. Duration: 00:21:46. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: multimeter,Bluetooth.
More clicking of things, Bluetooth happens, things are taken apart...

hpr2004 :: A First Look at the Owon B35T

Released: 2016-04-07. Duration: 00:36:07. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: multimeter,Bluetooth,RMS.
You are along for the ride as NYbill takes his first look at another inexpensive multimeter.

hpr1869 :: Irssi Connectbot

Released: 2015-10-01. Duration: 00:14:08. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Android,phone,IRC,Irssi,Irssi ConnectBot,ssh.
NYbill talks about setting up Irssi Connectbot on a Android phone to access IRC.

hpr1858 :: Multimeter Mod's Part 2

Released: 2015-09-16. Duration: 00:22:59. Flag: Explicit. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: multimeter,hack,maker,mod,modification,improve,electronics,blender,3D printing.
NYbill finishes modification two to his multimeter.

hpr1846 :: UNI-T UT61E Review

Released: 2015-08-31. Duration: 00:20:41. Flag: Explicit. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: multimeter,RMS meter,diode test,auto range.
NYbill does a quick review of his favourite multimeter for electronics, the UNI-T UT61E.

hpr1836 :: The Statusnet Shuffle

Released: 2015-08-17. Duration: 00:45:11. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: StatusNet,GNU social.
Theru and NYbill talk about moving a Statusnet instance and converting it to GNU-Social

hpr1828 :: Multimeter Mod's Part 1

Released: 2015-08-05. Duration: 00:19:22. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: multimeter,back light,LED,hardware hack.
NYbill modifies his multimeter to add features he feels are lacking.

hpr1817 :: Gathering Parts

Released: 2015-07-21. Duration: 00:23:15. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: electronics,guitar pedal,fuzzbox,resistor colours.
NYbill talks about the process he goes through while starting an electronics project.

hpr1669 :: New Retro Computing

Released: 2014-12-25. Duration: 00:17:33. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Micromite Companion,BASIC.
NYbill talks about building a Micromite Companion

hpr1612 :: Don't Forget the Referbs

Released: 2014-10-07. Duration: 00:20:11. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Lenovo,Lenovo X61,modification.
NYbill talks about a refurbished Lenovo and modifying it to his liking.

hpr1503 :: Making Waves-The DSO Pocket Oscilloscope

Released: 2014-05-07. Duration: 00:21:20. Flag: Clean. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: electronics,oscilloscope,555 timer,teensy.
NYbill discusses the DSO Pocket Oscilloscope v3. A few circuits are set up to test it

hpr1492 :: HPR at NELF 2014 Part2

Released: 2014-04-22. Duration: 00:35:15. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: interviews.
Conference Interviews

hpr1431 :: Talking Twenty Fourteen

Released: 2014-01-27. Duration: 00:37:40. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: New Year,2014,prediction.
New Year predictions from Jezra and NYbill

hpr1338 :: Pumped Pi's

Released: 2013-09-18. Duration: 00:27:26. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: "Raspberry Pi",Pump.io.
A discussion between JRobb and NYbill

hpr1331 :: A Tale of Chroot

Released: 2013-09-09. Duration: 00:17:47. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: chroot,VPS,Linode,"Arch Linux".
Recovering from a failed Arch upgrade on a VPS using 'chroot'

hpr1297 :: Mobile Hackspace (what's in my bag)

Released: 2013-07-23. Duration: 00:23:42. Flag: Clean. Series: What's in My Toolkit.
Tags: toolkit,"USB/SATA adaptor".
NYbill talks about what's in his computer & 2600 bags.

hpr1263 :: 3G Tunnels (Sshuttle)

Released: 2013-06-05. Duration: 00:36:49. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: 3G,Sshuttle.
3G connectivity and Sshuttle

hpr1210 :: Northeast Linux Fest 2013 p3-3

Released: 2013-03-22. Duration: 00:15:36. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: "Northeast Linux Fest",NELF,interview.
Interviews from NELF, part 3

hpr1209 :: Northeast Linux Fest 2013 p2-3

Released: 2013-03-21. Duration: 00:46:32. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: "Northeast Linux Fest",NELF,interview.
Interviews from NELF, part 2

hpr1208 :: Northeast Linux Fest 2013 p1-3

Released: 2013-03-20. Duration: 00:21:07. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: "Northeast Linux Fest",NELF,interview.
Interviews from NELF, part 1

hpr1174 :: Low Tech Fab (PCB Etching)

Released: 2013-01-31. Duration: 00:19:02. Flag: Explicit. Series: Hobby Electronics.
Tags: Electronics,PCB,Etching,DIY.
NYbill makes his own copper PCB boards at home

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