DSS-1 and Electronics Resources
Software and Test Equipment
- Cadsoft EAGLE is now part of Autodesk.
- Welcome to McCAD EDA Tools
- FPGA and CPLD Solutions from Xilinx, Inc.
- Intronix LA1034 LogicPort
- KiCad PCB (now able to import EAGLE projects)
Components and PC Boards
- American Microsemi Hard to find and vintage components
- UTSource Many hard-to-find components at great prices.
- PCB-Pool PCB manufacturing, panel silkscreening, and more
- Bare Bones PCB Low cost short-run PCB’s for prototyping
- PCB Cart PCB manufacturing located in China
- Unicorn Electronics NOS and vintage components
- Seeed Studio
- Basic PCB
- Bittele Electronics Inc. PCB fabrication and assembly, located in Toronto, Ontario Canada
- PCB Index New site, looks interesting
- PCB Shopper Get quotes from multiple PCB manufacturers and assemblers in one place.
- PCBWay PCB manufacturing and assembly.
- JLCPCB PCB manufacturing and assembly. Assembly is limited to one side and their in-house components.
- LCSC is a sister company of JLCPCB. They have a large stock of components at great prices.
Learning about Electronics
- Electronics for kids…it’s never too early to start learning! Link
Service Centers (North America)
Please note, the DSS-1 kit is not available at present. Going forward, I will be doing all DSS-1 modifications myself. All other projects are user-installable.
- Advanced Musical Electronics (Los Angeles). They service pretty much everything.
- Rosen Sound. They handle synth restorations and repairs.