Dave Hein wrote: »
One issue is that the PEK still does not specify using bypass caps as far as I know. Maybe it's been corrected, but I don't think so. Parallax is a great company, but one thing they should work on is updating their documents and software.
Humanoido, add bypass caps to your schematic. It's the right thing to do. Claiming that they're hidden in the power supply doesn't make sense.
Heater. wrote: »
I don't think I would fault Parallax for not showing decoupling and or filter caps in a minimal Prop schematic.
One often sees minimal circuits like that that are intended to show a concept or a use case of a device, the clutter of "housekeeping" components being left out for clarity. It is often expected that a designer will be aware of these details and take care of them.
Loopy Byteloose wrote: »
So what's the problem here? I suspect not being sure who is the audience.