The "Uno as a programmer" is a good party trick, but a bit Rube Goldberg-ish for regular use.
The USBasp will also have useful features like a slow clock generator.
Pololu AVR Programmer[/url] (which is a very nice programmer; currently only $10!)
$10 for the pololu programmer is a bargain.
Coding..., out of curiosity why would you resort to using an Uno when you have a pololu programmer?Teensy I understand as it should be faster because of the native USB support, but why use Uno?
why would you resort to using an Uno when you have a pololu programmer?