Tag: led

Clay skull figure with electronics inside! Part 1

You know I love simple electronics.

Unfortunately the biggest dilemma faced with these projects is about the case, at least for me. Seeing my girlfriend make very nice artistic clay figures I wondered how I could give them a little bit of life, alas the idea of embedding electronics emerged!

I included some LEDs, a potentiometer and a small pushbutton within this clay figure to make cool effects and to serve as an unusual control device for something.

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Ingredients:

  • air drying modelling clay
  • 2 orange LEDs
  • 1 mini pushbutton
  • 1 potentiometer (I got mine from the infinite servo post)
  • female pin header
  • scrap ethernet cable (available at your nearest System Administrator)

Directions:

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