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Where Arduinos are Born: Touring a PCB Factory

In this photo tour, we’re treated to a peek inside the Arduino factory–a factory located, surprisingly enough, in a small Italian town.

If you were expecting a Foxconn-like tour of a massive Chinese factory, you’re out of luck. Arduinos, those ubiquitous little hobby project boards, are made in the small town of Scarmagno, Italy (and named after a local tavern where their design was brainstormed).

Hit up the link below as Bunnie:Studios takes us behind the scenes.

Where Arduinos are Born: Touring a PCB Factory [via Make]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 08/14/12

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