March 3, 2010 AT 9:58 am

Faking it: seven-segment displays @ Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

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Faking it: seven-segment displays @ Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

A sordid tale, starting in the bedroom, involving batteries, deceit, cheap tricks, LEDs, and a pot. We came across an interesting oddity from the realm of consumer electronics: a fake seven-segment LED display. Just for fun, we made our own version too…

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