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This faux candle lights, flickers, smokes, and smells like the real thing

Reading Time: 2 minutes This faux candle lights, flickers, smokes, and smells like the real thing Arduino Team — March 6th, 2019 Keith of “Keith’s Test Garage” wanted an LED candle. While somewhat realistic flicking units are easy to find, he was in search of something much more like the actual thing, and after several years of work has […]

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Make art with LEDs | HackSpace magazine #16

Reading Time: 3 minutes Create something beautiful with silicon, electricity, your endless imagination, and HackSpace magazine issue 16 — out today! LEDs are awesome Basically, LEDs are components that convert electrical power into light. Connect them to a power source (with some form of current limiter) in the right orientation, and they’ll glow. Each LED has a single colour. […]

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Vintage-style clock made from individual LEDs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vintage-style clock made from individual LEDs Arduino Team — November 6th, 2018 If you’ve ever wanted a vintage-style timepiece, or to test your soldering abilities, this clock by YouTuber Electronoobs will let you do both at once.  It features four display modules that resemble Nixie tubes, each made out of LED filaments soldered onto a […]