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Where can I find easy to understand instructions for real world applicable inkjet printed electronics [closed]

To explain what I'm trying to do a bit more, here is an overview of my ideas in this case. As far as I understand so far, it's technically possible to create complete PCBs including chips, memory ...
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printer for mass-production of pcb masks [closed]

I'm trying to find the best way to make a solid photo mask so that I can finally make some excellent PCB's without spending hundreds of dollars. When I bought a lazer printer, the first few prints (...
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Negative Artwork in Altium

I wanted to print the negative artwork from a PCB that I've designed. The problem is that I couldn't find that option in Altium Designer. I found that I can create a solid layer and then play with the ...
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Marlin temperature update frequency 3Dprinter

I would like to know at what frequency is the temperature information pulled by the marlin software. I have looked into the code but it insn't obvious to me.
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Is 3D printing of PCBs possible?

I just saw this picture about PCB 3D printing on a website, can it work in real life? It's would be so cool, if it could useful in the real life.
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Convert 5v 20mA to 12v 0.4Amps

I am going to be making a 3d printer and i have made a circuit to control it. However, the stepper motor is 12v 0.4amps and the circuit is 5v 20mA. I need a way to amplify, but if you can show me, ...
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Perfboad question

I am still confused about working with perf board and solder. but I want to ask, this question: When adding 2 electronic element on a perf board, in series, the start point of element 2 should be in ...
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Why print a PCB module on ceramic?

This is what I am talking about (click to enlarge): It is from an old (1990s) telephone system. There were multiple lines, some digital, some analogue, and in the output stage these modules (double ...
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What fedex paper to use for toner transfer

I am very new to creating PCBs and I am planning to make my first one in the upcoming weeks. I noticed that all the instructions and tutorials called for using a laser printer which I do not have ...
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Sparkfun Thermal Printer + FTDI Basic Board w/ C#

I'm trying to connect my laptop to a thermal printer from Sparkfun through an FTDI Basic board using C#. I've been using a .net library from: http://electronicfields.wordpress.com/2011/09/29/thermal-...
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What is the easiest most cost effective way to print conductive ink?

I've designed some interesting prototypes with conductive paint (bare paint). I'd like to see if I can make them more space efficient via some sort of printed design. However, I would like to keep ...
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Readily available or commonly used transparent conductors?

Are they any transparent conductors (inks paints or otherwise) that are readily available to hobbyists? (i.e. cost effective and purchasable online)?
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Wearable electronics in which kind of electrically-insulated mold?

I have a wearable electronics that I need to keep in my finger. I don't have the resources to put a prototype into something small like custom ASIC so I would like to find a way to put it to shape it ...