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Chris Gammell and Dave Jones' voices span the chasm of thousands of miles each and every week to speak to each other and industry experts about where the field of electronics is moving. Whether it be a late breaking story about a large semiconductor manufacturer, a new piece of must-have test equipment or just talking through recent issues with their circuit designs, Chris and Dave try to make electronics more accessible for the listeners. Most importantly, they try and make the field of electronics more fun. Guests range from advanced hobbyists working on exciting new projects up through C-level executives at a variety of relevant and innovative companies. Tune in to learn more about electronics and then join the conversation! Visit The Amp Hour website for our back catalog of 150+ episodes.

Chris Gammell and Dave Jones' voices span the chasm of thousands of miles each and every week to speak to each other and industry experts about where the field of electronics is moving. Whether it be a late breaking story about a large semiconductor manufacturer, a new piece of must-have test equipment or just talking through recent issues with their circuit designs, Chris and Dave try to make electronics more accessible for the listeners. Most importantly, they try and make the field of electronics more fun. Guests range from advanced hobbyists working on exciting new projects up through C-level executives at a variety of relevant and innovative companies. Tune in to learn more about electronics and then join the conversation! Visit The Amp Hour website for our back catalog of 150+ episodes.
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Chris Gammell and Dave Jones' voices span the chasm of thousands of miles each and every week to speak to each other and industry experts about where the field of electronics is moving. Whether it be a late breaking story about a large semiconductor manufacturer, a new piece of must-have test equipment or just talking through recent issues with their circuit designs, Chris and Dave try to make electronics more accessible for the listeners. Most importantly, they try and make the field of electronics more fun. Guests range from advanced hobbyists working on exciting new projects up through C-level executives at a variety of relevant and innovative companies. Tune in to learn more about electronics and then join the conversation! Visit The Amp Hour website for our back catalog of 150+ episodes.

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Episodes

#403 – An Interview with Mike Szczys

8/13/2018
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Mike Szczys ("stish") joins Chris to talk about DEF CON 26, building electronics badges for fun, other low level embedded projects and utilizing pick and place machines.

Duration:01:18:21

#402 – An Interview with Ben Einstein

8/6/2018
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Ben Einstein, founder of Bolt, talks to Chris about how hardware startups can get off the ground and how Bolt helps guide them with advice, design resources, and prototyping facilities.

Duration:01:45:38

#401 – An Interview with Brent and Bryce Salmi

7/30/2018
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Brent and Bryce Salmi are avionic electronics engineers who recently completed a 5 year tenure at SpaceX. They talk to Chris about designing for extreme reliability and creating open source digital radios.

Duration:02:04:52

#400 – Once Every Couple Months

7/22/2018
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Dave and Chris chat again for episode 400 after a couple of weeks and many shows apart! They discuss video games, CAD tools, tariffs, LCDs and PCBs!

Duration:01:03:25

#399 – An Interview with Steve Kreuzer

7/15/2018
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Steve Kreuzer is a mechanical engineer who consults on projects involving everything from Lithium Ion batteries to BGAs to human heart cells. He talks to Chris about their shared past and how he does consulting for Exponent.

Duration:01:46:23

#398 – An Interview with Felix Rusu

7/9/2018
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Felix Rusu of Low Power Lab joins Chris to talk about home automation projects built using subgigahertz radios and small batteries. Learn about how to build your own battery powered home projects!

Duration:01:50:06

#379.10 – An Interview with Jeremy Hong

6/26/2018
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Jeremy Hong does reverse engineering during the day and has an RF addiction all the time. He sits down with Chris for a final interview from ToorCamp.

Duration:00:37:29

#397.9 – An Interview with Dominic Spill

6/25/2018
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Dominic Spill is a software engineer at Great Scott Gadgets who helped architect the Ubertooth One, The Yardstick One and the HackRF One. He talks about the full software stack with Chris at ToorCamp.

Duration:00:38:51

#397.8 – An Interview with Chris Gerlinsky

6/25/2018
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Chris Gerlinsky is an embedded engineer and hacker who reverse engineers protocols for the automotive sector. He sits down with Chris (Gammell) at ToorCamp to talk through decapping chips to extract information.

Duration:00:25:23

#397.7 – Impedance Matching with Jeff Keyzer and Michael Ossmann

6/25/2018
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Jeff and Mike sit down with Chris on a beach at ToorCamp to talk about learning electronics, feeding dessert to an entire camp and hobbies outside of electronics.

Duration:00:39:54

#397.6 – An Interview with Matt Knight

6/24/2018
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Matt Knight talks to Chris while at ToorCamp about using SDRs to research RF protocols and creating new tools to test security.

Duration:00:31:44

#397.5 – An Interview with Loial from Krontech

6/23/2018
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Loial Otter from Krontech talks with Chris around the challenges of signal processing inside high speed cameras and making VFD based watches.

Duration:00:43:12

#397.4 – An Interview with ShadyTel

6/23/2018
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Chris chats with 4 members of Shadytel about running phone lines all over a campsite to tents and boats and also the plans for a new modular system for future Shadytel installations.

Duration:00:38:23

#397.3 – An Interview with Jared Boone of Sharebrained

6/22/2018
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Jared Boone of Sharebrained Technologies talks to Chris at ToorCamp, along with past guest Piotr Esden Tempski. They discuss the PortaPack and the various modes that are possible.

Duration:00:37:11

#397.2 – An Interview with Gareth from Greenpeace

6/22/2018
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Gareth from Greenpeace joins Chris at ToorCamp to talk about tracking illegal fishing and dealing with high volume spammers.

Duration:00:21:06

#397.1 – An Interview with Monica Houston and Alessandra Nölting

6/21/2018
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Monica and Alessandra talk with Chris while aboard the Infinite Sloop, a sailboat on its way towards ToorCamp. This is the first of a series of mini episodes recorded from camp.

Duration:00:33:05

#396 – The Synergy Bus

6/11/2018
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Chris and Dave discuss i2c troubleshooting, assistive technology, coding guidelines, and putting the application specificity into "ASIC"

Duration:01:09:13

#395 – An Interview with Luke Valenty

6/3/2018
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Luke Valenty of TinyFPGA.com joins Chris to talk about creating FPGA devices and using open source toolchains to control them.

Duration:01:36:36

#394 – Jeri Ellsworth and the demise of CastAR

5/29/2018
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Jeri Ellsworth returns after a 4+ year hiatus on The Amp Hour to talk about the rise and fall of CastAR and how the company's assets are fueling Jeri's next enterprise.

Duration:02:10:24

#393 – I’ve bitten myself

5/21/2018
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This week Dave and Chris dive into PCB layout and how to spec soldermask relief. Also the scourge of footprints, driving LCD panels, fanning out BGAs and much more!

Duration:01:12:06