For my project I want to modify the MPS430-Launchpad (mentioned above). My goal is to minimize the size of the board to 1,5 x 1,5 inches.
I know that's small, but I don't need all ports. The ez-Fet lite is just for debugging, right? Is it possible to just remove it in EAGLE from the schematic, because there's no need for debugging in my project? Does the board still work with just the MSP430F5529 and the USB HUB?
Finally, the PCB should just have 3 pin strips and the micro-USB. The board should then be powered by a 3V3 input via the pin strips. (And it should work from the USB