Paul Smith

Member Since: January 25, 2010

Country: United States





Ministry of Machinery

Spoken Languages


Programming Languages

C, C++, Basic, TI-83 Master, Ladder Logic


University of Minnesota - Duluth

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology - Rapid City


Electronics and what-not

Radio-Frequency IDentification is a technology that allows machines to identify an object without touching it, or even without a clear line of sight. How does it work?

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A look at controllers that use ladder logic.

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How to Install FTDI Drivers

June 4, 2013

How to install drivers for the FTDI Basic on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.

Creating a Humidor Control Box

March 13, 2013

Because some of our boards need to be re-humidified after reflow, we decided to make our own humidor. This tutorial will focus on how to model a project in 3D and then fabricate it using a CNC routing machine.

Working with Wire

February 8, 2013

How to strip, crimp and work with wire.