Author Archives: Pete

Picprojects 2.0

I can’t remember when I originally started the Picprojects website, I had some content on a personal website back around 2004 and the ‘Way Back Machine’ Internet Archive has a web page from May 2009 on the picprojects.org domain so it predates that for sure.

Back then I was using FrontPage Express to create the content.  I know that wasn’t a great application to develop a website with even then, but that’s what I had access to.  As more projects got added and the site got larger it got to the point where it should really have been migrated to something better but I had no desire to spend the time and effort revamping the whole site.

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Switch Conditioner

Switch conditioner using a PIC12LF1522

I like cycling and regularly go out after work for a ride, so over the winter I use an Exposure Strada front light.  This particular light has a multi-function ‘SmartPort‘ that allows it to be charged, or power other devices, or by connecting a simple remote push button switch you can control the light output power, change from constant to flashing mode, and turn it off and on.

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