Measurement.Blues

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Senior Technical Editor

Senior Technical Editor covering test and measurement for EDN and EE Times, October 2013 to present. Senior technical editor, Test&Measurement World from 1992 to 2012. EDN Design Ideas editor, 2008 to 2011 (paid my dues). Written and recorded six songs about life as an engineer.


Measurement.Blues

's contributions
  • 07.06.2011
  • Introducing academic antics
  • Several of us put a student's rear-wheel drive car on blocks, just enough for the rear wheels to clear the ground. He got into the car and went nowhere.
  • 02.21.2011
  • Hard to believe, but true: old products still available, and unchanged!
  • I have a 1981 TI 59 calculator that still works if you use the AC adapter. The calculator's batty died years ago. Then there's my digital clock that I built in 1978 from an MM5316 clock chip. It still keeps good time, although the LEDs aren't a bright as the used to be. http://tinyurl.com/3425pnb
  • 10.29.2010
  • EMI issues on rise; but you can avoid them
  • The new controller looked ready to go But I said, “Well, I just don’t know. Have you tested for EMI? ‘Cause If you haven’t, it just might not fly." Hear the complete song "Check Designs for EMi Early" at http://tinyurl.com/2fm6b58
  • 09.30.2010
  • A mantra for conferences
  • You can get more from a conference/seminar that what's on the program. http://tinyurl.com/2athbcg