Portable RemoteSeven

What’s the use of having a 7 inch touch screen remote if its not able to be wireless… Testing with a 2600mah battery. And now also has a push button to dim lcd backlight to preserve power. Will make a auto off feature to save more power.

FT800 XMOS

Ok did a couple more test. Learned the hard way about the swap.. Basically on the FT800 you have to swap out the new screen for the old one. So if you plan to update just a portion… you might have to rewrite the entire screen. Well this is what it seems like right now. […]

4.3″ SSD1963 from CHINA

Im pleased to say i got my 4.3″ LCD Module in from china in only a little over a week! And in the Chinese Festive timeline! This is AMAZING!!! Got it from eBay, while i havent tested it yet i have taken some pictures. I wont disclose the eBayer yet just in case i can […]

2.8″ TFT on XMOS

Ok ive had this TFT from RadioShack for a while now and never really use it but i think this is a good time to test it out. Im using the startKIT from XMOS as the controller. This LCD is originally a 5v product. To make it a 3.3v item simply remove the 3.3v regulator […]

Pcb making

Ok I’m finally back to making pcbs at home, here is a picture of a pcb with 0402 parts. Not yet etched but you can see it’s going to be good, I also darkened some pads using sharpie and magnifier.

Reverse Engineering a 8 INCH LCD

This will be my ultimate goal! I have these 8″ LCDs from a picture frame. My goal here is to Make this work! They come from broken (un functional new) Digital Picture frames.. The first day here and i can see the whole device seems to on constantly and uses a button to control its […]