Monthly Archive: October 2016

How to Choose a Connector

Continuing our series about choosing parts, inspired by the latest version of the Common Parts Library, let’s take a close look at how to find and select connectors. In this blog, we will explain all...

New Detail Pages!

If you’re a long time Octopart fan, you’ve probably noticed that we’ve introduced some design changes over the last year (remember this!?). Throwbacks aside, we’re very excited to announce that our product detail pages have been...

3 Trends from the Open Hardware Summit

Following our visits to the NYC Hardware Workshop and Maker Faire, we went to the Open Hardware Summit (OHS) last week in Portland. It was great to meet hackers, makers, PCB designers, industrial designers...

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Maker Faire and Hardware Workshop NY

Last week, we headed to Hardware Workshop NYC, and over the weekend visited Maker Faire NYC. We heard from hardware development leaders on building and launching products, and saw some incredible projects coming out...