Technical Blog

Stock shortages affecting SwitchBlox

Posted by Josh Elijah on 21st Dec 2021

Stock shortages affecting SwitchBlox

The electronics industry has been badly affected by chip shortages, which have reduced manufacturers' ability to build products.At BotBlox, we've generally been able to handle these problems because o …

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GigaBlox Rugged Revision C: Initial Tests

Posted by Josh Elijah on 5th Sep 2021

GigaBlox Rugged Revision C: Initial Tests

This post is a follow to our previous post on testing the first version of GigaBlox Rugged. In this post we run the same tests but for the newest revision (Revision C) of GigaBlox Rugged.Manufactur …

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Blue Robotics Ethernet Switch: Test Results

Posted by Josh Elijah on 26th Jul 2021

Blue Robotics Ethernet Switch: Test Results

BotBlox Meet Blue Robotics When Rustom Jehangir from Blue Robotics approached us to collaborate on an Ethernet Switch for their underwater rovers, we were super excited to get involved. The fo …

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Posted by Josh Elijah on 16th Jul 2021

SwitchBlox 5V Output Performance

IntroductionSwitchBlox contains a 5V output that can be used for powering downstream devices. This is a really useful feature, so we wanted to provide more quantified data on how this 5V output perfor …

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