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Welcome to my Electronics Projects & Technology site!


“Service as a Maester is a noble calling, one of vital importance to a prosperous realm. It is little wonder there are some who refer to the Order as the Knights of the Mind.”Maester Luwin[src]


I am an Electronics Technologist and Designer with 16 years of experience with an established Educational / Research institution. (A combined 19ish years of Electronics experience.)

I enjoy digital electronics, programming, instrumentation, data acquisition, and technical documentation.

I have an unquenchable curiosity for Technology and where the world may be headed.  Can Humanity control their creations?
My Facebook Page is a blend of electronics design with culture and ethics. How does tech affect society?

TechMæster is a blog created to chronicle my various hair-brained electronics projects and ideas as well as information and thoughts about technology and society.  I hope to share knowledge, foster discussion and provide inspiration to you and your electronic design projects and tinkerings…

Borrowing the word Maester from Game of Thrones, I thought this was the perfect description for me tech website.

Maesters, formally known as the Order of Maesters, are an order of scholars, healers, and learned men in the Seven Kingdoms. Due to their scientific and intellectual pursuits, they are sometimes referred to as “the knights of the mind”.”Game of Thrones, wikia


I encourage collaboration and discussion where ever possible.  Thanks for visiting!


-Richard Galambos, C.E.T.

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Here is an event of interest – Hack-A-DayPrize2018. The 2018 Hack-A-Day PRIZE was released yesterday. If you are interested in building something inspirational and win cash… I encourage you to submit to the design project! More Information on the Hack-A-DayPrize2018  

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Humanity is at a point on the technology growth scale where technology is growing and changing faster than we humans can process and faster than we can place any ethical restraint on it.  Nowhere is this more evident than in the realm of Artificial Intelligence. Do we give autonomous machines permission to fire?


Find symbols & footprints for millions of electronic components
Find symbols & footprints for millions of electronic components.

Find symbols & footprints for millions of electronic components across platforms. We all know [or should] that the right tool for the job is the mantra of makers. However, with so many tools around everyone has their favourite team. This is somewhat evident in the world of PCB design. Eagle, Altium, Design Spark, KiCad, etc.…

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