The Mini-Blinkenrocket is a DIY Soldering kit designed for Beginners.
All SMD Components are already soldered in place.
You need to solder yourself:
- 1 LED Matrix (16 pins)
- 2 Buttons (4 pins each)
- 1 Batteryholder (2 pins)
- 1 Audiojack (5 pins)
The kit contains
- all the parts
- a populated and programmed PCB
- an audioadapter
- a neodym magnet
Full assembly instructions are available here
A gorgeous blinkenrocket lanyard is available optionally.
The assembly is straightforward, requires a minimum in tools and takes 5-20 minutes depending on skill and experience.
A nice feature about this small badge is that you can attach it to your T-shirt using the included neodym magnet.
It looks very similar to a communicator from Star Trek :)