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Using a PIC MCU to read out the MAX6675 temperature sensor (LCD,USB)

This project is about using the Microchip PIC18F13K50 MCU as a USB-serial controller, read out the MAX6675 temperature sensor and write some output on a LCD display. It came up to gain experience with the PIC18 MCU and see how

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Build your own Software Defined Radio (SDR)

This project describes how to build you own Software Defined Radio (receiver part). Starting from an antenna, amplifiers, mixer, filter, ADC, FPGA a FM radio signal is received and demodulated in software. All the blocks for amplification, mixing, filtering and

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A GNU Radio Source Block for the FT232H USB 2.0 controller

Here comes the documentation on how to write a source block for GNU Radio interfacing the FTDI FT232H USB 2.0 controller. This is particular interesting when one is willing to build an own Software Defined Radio (SDR) using an FPGA

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