> From: Andreas Busse <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Dear Mipsers !
> You may have recognized that "Oooops" mail...
> We, ie. Neil and me, had a discussion about the production
> of the riscy board because Waldorf Electronics (the
> company I'm working for) is interested in manufacturing
> the boards and in doing some CAD work.
> The discussion is still in progress and wether Waldorf
> will produce the boards or not depends obviosly on what
> the whole group thinks about that.
Fine with me. It does greatly improve the chances of completion.
> Perhaps I have to introduce Waldorf Electronics here...
> - Waldorf designs the PCB (this would be our part of CAD work)
Design file would become available? What format would such
> - Waldorf produces either complete boards for the
> international market or complete boards only for
> the european market and partly assembled ones for
Given the Gerber PhotoPlot files, there are many places that
could "do a run". Given blank boards, there are many places
that can "stuff". I may be interested in stuffing a few boards
here. Even with 0.5 mm pitch pqfp.
> - SMD is now ok.
> - We provide warranty and email support.
> - Neil might be the USA distributor of the riscy board.
> - The "virtual hardware GPL" stays intact.
> - We do not claim any rights on the design violating the GPL.
This would be important to maintaining the spirit in which
this group was created.
> - We would use the design as the base for some further
Good for us, good for you.
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