Currently circulating in Asia and Australia are counterfeit A'PEXi Auto Turbo Timers. The counterfeiters are illegally using the A'PEXi logo in order to make a quick buck. A'PEXi wants everyone to know how to spot the counterfeit products and the potential damage they can cause. Poor circuit design,
I originally had a completely different subject in mind for this month, but events led me to change from a column with a technical flavor to a rant about my own stupidity. More importantly, here is what you can do to avoid the consequences I'm suffering as a result of the aforementioned stupidity.