DIN SPEC 3105 Explained

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What is DIN SPEC 3105 about?

DIN SPEC 3105 Part 1 — Requirements for technical documentation

DIN SPEC 3105 Part 2 — Community-based assessment

More than a standard: An un-standard

Refining-by-doing: Building technology-specific documentation criteria

Participative revision process thanks to an open source standard

Outlook: From theory to practice

Resources

  • The community version of both DIN SPEC 3105 Part 1 and Part 2 can be consulted free of charge on the community repository of the DIN SPEC 3105 working group in GitLab. The officially published versions from DIN can be downloaded by registered users free of charge here and here.
  • The FAQ in the GitLab repository of the DIN SPEC 3105 working group provides more information about the initiative, the people behind it, the governance of the project, the relations with other standards, and many other topics.
  • More detail about the principles adopted in the standard and the major innovations it brings to light are provided in this article published in the Journal of Open Hardware.

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Journal of Open HW

Journal of Open HW

Journal of Open Hardware, an Open Access initiative run by the Global Open Science Hardware community and published by Ubiquity Press.