RigidBot upgrades and improvements as of 2022

Lets bring our dated RigidBot from 2014 to modern standards 🙂 Feature video In depth photos .. in progress 3D printable parts Code Latest Marlin for RigidBot with BigRetech 1.3 board, TMC 2226 stepper drivers, Hemera, BLTouch and 20T pulleys –
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JVC TD-W717

Teardown and Repair of JVC TD-W717

Got this double cassette deck TD-W717 for cheap including 8 TDK SA 🙂Score ! Specs Type: auto reverse, double compact cassette deck Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo Tape Speed: 4.8, 9.5 cm/s Heads: 2 x record/playback, 2 x erase Motor: 2 x reel, 2 x capstan, 2 x mech Tape
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Sony MZ-E720 MiniDisc Player

Repairing MiniDisc player Sony MZ-E720

Getting into MiniDisc media. Scored this nicely looking MZ-E720 MiniDisc player from Sony with some issues. Please check my video to see what is going on! Specs Name MZ-E720 Manufacturer Sony Released 2003/09 Device type portable Recorder Player MDLP Yes NetMD No Hi-MD No Radio
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KiddeMultiGas

Kidde KN-COEG-3 carbon monoxide/gas alarm teardown

This is new device I purchased from Amazon to replace the one I reviewed here: http://mobilemodding.info/household-gas-detector/ Specs Manufacturer ‎Kidde Place of Business ‎BROOKLYN, NY, 11208 US Part Number ‎KI-21006677 Product Dimensions ‎5.08 x 20.32 x 27.94 cm; 453.59 Grams
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Bescor MP101 Bluetooth V2 with Payload

Bescor MP 101 smarthone controlled V2

Here we have it! After several years I’ve developed new version of Bluetooth ( BLE ) controller for very popular Bescor MP 101. Hardware Bescor MP 101 Adafruit ItsyBitsy nRF52840 7 Pin DIN header Some wires Source code Android App –
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SanDisk Ultra 256 GB

SanDisc 256 Gb Ultra Benchmark

Got one for my smartphone to be able to copy all my SACD ISOs and listen to them on LG G7Thinq !Side note: LG G7Thinq is quite awesome as High Definition player ! Official Specs Model SDSQUNI-256G-CN6MA Applicaiton Ideal for premium Android™ based smartphones and tablets
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Ike Tradfri Button

Ikea Tradfri Button Teardown

Lets take apart and poke around with Ikea Tradfri Button Specs Video Photo
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NEOTECK AUDIO DAC

Neoteck DAC – trash or treasure?

Yet another cheesy DAC device purchased from Amazon. Wondering if this is any good? Let check together. Available from here – https://amzn.to/3LE8E3g Specs Supported Sample Rates: 32KHz, 44.1KHz, 48KHz, 96KHz, 192KHz Supported Resolution: 16, 24 bit Supported Data formats:
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PROZOR - Audio DAC

PROZOR – Poor man’s DAC or golden nugget in disguise ?

Got this Cheap Audio DAC from Amazon for experiments.#Ad Check one here, they usually comer on sale pretty often – https://amzn.to/2W8I1el Specs Supported Sample Rates: 32KHz, 44.1KHz, 48KHz, 96KHz, 192KHz Supported Resolution: 16, 24 bit Supported Data formats: Supports
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