[Discuss] Sharing best practices
nathan at sparkfun.com
Wed Oct 3 05:25:58 UTC 2012
Hi Michael - Ah hah! OP = original poster. That is a great point (how
do I select components?)! But it sounds like information that deserves
its own page ('how to discover and select suppliers'). Feel free to
start that thread and/or doc. I am happy to propose it once it's
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On Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 10:59 PM, Michael Shiloh
<michaelshiloh1010 at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is great Nathan. Thanks.
> One thing I've been mulling over is how we manager parts lists, or, more
> generally, part selection in general.
> You mention a spreadsheet. Implicit in this is a collection of parts which
> the OP presumably has evaluated and likes. This is valuable information! Why
> did you chose this red LED over the million others available? How much
> flexibility do I have on this diode, so that I might combine quantities with
> another project which requires a similar, but different, diode? What are
> equivalents at different vendors?
> On 10/02/2012 08:50 PM, Nathan Seidle wrote:
>> Hi mailing list,
>> I've been mulling around the best practices for sharing in the OSHW
>> community. If it makes sense, I think it would be good to add this to
>> the OSHWA website someday.
>> Please log in if you've got a google account so we can track changes.
>> My goal is to point out the major groups: real-world photos,
>> enclosure, PCB, code, documentation. I know there are others but I'm
>> having brainstorm block at the moment.
>> Please remember OSHW includes more than electronics. My dream is to
>> have a bicycle manufacturer in the group some day. How would they
>> Let me know what you think.
>> Nathan Seidle
>> CEO, SparkFun Electronics Inc
>> Boulder, CO
>> Phone : 1-303-284-0979
>> Fax : 1-303-443-0048
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