πŸ‘πŸŽƒπŸ˜±πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘»πŸ‘½πŸ‘ΊπŸ‘ΉπŸ‘€πŸ‘€πŸ₯πŸ•ΆπŸ₯πŸ‘€πŸ‘€πŸ’€πŸ‘€πŸ‘€πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸŽƒ This is a test of the Adafruit Emoji broadcast system, it is only a test.
0

IC Squisher (ICSQ)

5039753605 182A188Bdd B

IC Squisher (ICSQ) @ oomlout – thanks kevin!

We’ve recently grown annoyed with the slightly bow legged stance DIP ICs ship with (it makes inserting them into sockets ever so frustrating). Rather than continue to spend longer than we liked on less than perfect results we decided to make ourselves a little jig to help out. Simply slide the IC along the channel and the two bearings ensure the ICs pins are bent straight and ready for insertio


Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.

Join 14,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord

CircuitPython 2019!

Have an amazing project to share? The Electronics Show and Tell is every Wednesday at 7:30pm ET! To join, head over to YouTube and check out the show’s live chat – we’ll post the link there.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/


Maker Business — Re-evaluating Amazon after its acquisition of Whole Foods

Wearables — Lacy wires

Electronics — Higher isn’t always better

Biohacking — Vitamin-C + Gelatin for Accelerated Recovery

Python for Microcontrollers — Supercharged Supercon with CircuitPython, Quoth the Raven MOAR PYTHON! #Python #Adafruit #CircuitPython #PythonHardware @circuitpython @micropython @ThePSF @Adafruit

Adafruit IoT Monthly — The S in IoT is for Security, Amazon announces Sidewalk and more!

Microsoft MakeCode — Xenomorph candy bucket and spooky workshops with MakeCode!

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



4 Comments

  1. nice idea

  2. I like this. There are commercial products out there (Jameco:http://tinyurl.com/2da7o72 $7.95) and if that floats your boat, good. But there’s something satisfying about rolling your own simple solution that Just Works.

  3. Nice tool, but bad choise of matrials I think.
    The plexi glass can build up static charge which can zapp the IC.
    Aluminium profile is a better material in my opinion

  4. I think this is an excellent idea, I’ll definitely be making one of these.

    I was so impressed I “reblogged” this on my site – gave you the credit and a link – hope that’s OK.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.