Help us name the Circuit Playground friends! We have a few names picked out (555 times is Hans for sure) but we’re looking for more ideas 🙂 These little components are all part of the Circuit Playground, a place anyone can visit and learn about electronics. Here are some of the names we’re considering.
- Capacitor – “Cappy”
- 555 timer – Hans, named after its inventor
- Transistor – “Connie” for silicon
- Red LED – Rudy
- Green LED – Gus
- Blue LED – Bluey
- Resistor – Mho
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