- on Computer/Software/Internet
- Published in issue 7/2009 on page 64
Anyone experimenting or developing USB ported peripheral hardware soon becomes irritated by the need to disconnect and connect the plug in order to re-establish communication with the PC. This process is necessary for example each time the peripheral equipment is reset or a new version of the firmware is installed. The answer is to build this electronic isolator which disconnects the peripheral device at the touch of a button.