I tasked our intern with creating an Arduino clone. His job is to create a schematic and printed circuit board with connections similar to our Firstbot product (shown above). The main reason for the task was to introduce him to the concept of a bootloader and familiarize him with the popular Arduino product line. It also helps that he gets more experience writing C code for microcontrollers, and creating a printed circuit board. If you don’t know what a “bootloader” is you can read about it here.