My electric skateboard Bluetooth receiver is finally for sale! I have 10 units available (well, 6 now…), and you can get them only on my website! Check out the product page here.
It took me an extremely long time to make these controllers. First, I had to wait for a multitude of random components to arrive from China. I did manage to sell my existing prototypes in the meanwhile, and I also signed up for a business PayPal account, and a Canada Post “Solutions for Small Business” account as well. By the way, if you are looking to set up an eCommerce website, I suggest using the wooecommerce plugin for wordpress. The learning curve is not as steep as Joomla or anything like that, and an overwhelming majority of features are free! (unlike WP Commerce, my previous plugin).
Secondly, I had to hand solder these controllers myself… Not only did that take a while, but I managed to screw up plenty of times. Here’s a short timelapse on how I make these controllers: