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  • SwitchBlox Nano 5V Output Performance
    February 26, 2022 Josh Elijah

    SwitchBlox Nano 5V Output Performance

    Introduction SwitchBlox Nano contains a 5V output that can be used for powering downstream devices. This page details basic characterisation tests that will be useful if you plan to use this 5V output in your application. These tests relate to SwitchBlox...

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  • Stock shortages affecting SwitchBlox
    December 21, 2021 Josh Elijah

    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 of the following three factors: We preordered heavily on the unique...

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  • GigaBlox Rugged Revision C: Initial Tests
    September 5, 2021 Josh Elijah

    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. Manufacture Quality Board The manufacture...

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  • Blue Robotics Ethernet Switch: Test Results
    July 25, 2021 Josh Elijah

    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 folks over at Blue Robotics are pioneers in hardware for underwater...

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  • July 16, 2021 Josh Elijah

    SwitchBlox 5V Output Performance

    Introduction SwitchBlox 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 performs in terms of stability and heat...

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  • July 4, 2021 Aaron Elijah

    Introduction to SwitchBlox Test Rig

    We introduced SwitchBlox, the world’s smallest Ethernet switch in 2017 and it’s been used in a variety of applications from subsea robots, weather balloons and compact industrial infrastructure. To support these applications we’ve developed a test rig to qualify that our products are resilient.
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