New batch of pdp8 OMNIBUS to USB interface! Please Read and react!

Philipp Hachtmann hachti at
Sun Feb 19 05:42:24 CST 2017

On 18.02.2017 04:07, Jay Jaeger wrote:
> On 2/17/2017 10:01 AM, Philipp Hachtmann wrote:
>> On 02/17/2017 01:02 AM, Jay Jaeger wrote:
>>> First of all THANKS. I hope this works out.
>> ?!?
> The thanks was for your effort.  The hope that it works out was to say
> that I hope that you decide to make some more and sell them, which seems
> uncertain at this point.

No. I already decided to do them. It's just the details.

> That was why I specifically wrote *shield*.  There are a lot of SPI
> interface boards out there, and if there were a little room in the chip
> to handle an Omnibus/SPI interface, a lot could conceivably be done with
> it.  Examples:  SD Cards, Ethernet and so on.
With an FPGA I even would have considered soldering an ether net PHY 
onto the board..

> As others have since pointed out, KiCAD has nothing whatsoever to do
> with Arduino.  Others have addressed its strengths and weaknesses.  In
> my case, the comment stemmed from perhaps wanting to take you hardware
> design, and adapt it for other purposes, without having to start from
> scratch.

Haha :-)

More information about the cctech mailing list