We are working on a wireless bootloader for Avoccado° that uses the NRF24 plus AVR micro controller platform. It’s tricky to debug these endeavours because we don’t have debugging equipment and lack AVR platform experience. If you have experience with this and want to help out, please get in touch.
Avoccado° development timeline February 18, 2015
Avoccado° was featured at the Open Energy Micro Camp. The cozy event was a prototype for POC21 – a five week camp that will take place in Paris during August and September this year. The event aims to patch up society with Open Source technology, rather than engaging in political debates on whose fault it is that the climate is degrading. The Open Energy Micro Camp was hosted by Open State in the offices of 10hoch16 and WigWam in Berlin.
Avoccado° development timeline February 1, 2015
I’m back in the workshop today creating a solder stencil for the Avoccado° Nora PCB boards.
To create the stencil I took the Gerber files from the Avoccado° Nora panel and extracted the solder paste layer. From this vector file I generated the G-Code to be read and milled by the CNC machine.
Avoccado° development timeline January 20, 2015
Avoccado° development timeline June 24, 2014
We met to talk about regenerative (cradle-to-cradle) design packaging for products, possible open source approaches for this and a possible collaboration on Avoccado°. This first meeting was mainly for exchanging expertise, getting to know each other and exploring the field as well as possible strategies.