I’m starting an small electronics project in my garage this month and I just completed the first pass at my workbench setup. The famous people in Silicon Valley created their work in their garages, so I’m planning to do the same.

The workbench

the workbench

Close up. That’s an power supply, solar panels, Arduino Diecimila (Atmel AVR Atmega168 microcontroller), old cell phone (charging it so I can use the Li ion batteries), and an old G4 MacBook (serial terminal and software development).

workbench items