Make A Light Box DJ With Arduino

Make a Light Box DJ with Arduino. via instructables

‘The Light Box’ is a wooden, desk accessory designed to react to the music being played and is ideal for drum pads and DJs. Composed of a oak frame, the music box uses an Arduino Uno in combination with an MSGEQ7 chip and two audio jacks to brighten your musical experience via a matrix of NeoPixels. These NeoPixels are hidden under a one sided mirror, which acts as a mirror when the NeoPixels are off and acts as a protective shield when the lights are on.

Music & Performance by iMC.

Step 1: Parts

1 x Arduino Uno

1 x MSGEQ7

1 x Power Supply (5V, 4A)

1 x bread board

36 x NeoPixels

Capacitor Kit

Required Capacitors:

2 x 100 nF capacitor

1 x 10 nF capacitor

1 x 33 pF capacitor

1 x 1000 μF Capacitor

Resistor Kit

Required Resistors:

1 x 200 kΩ resistor

1 x 330 Ω resistor

2 x Audio Jack

1 x push button

1 x 10 ft oak board

1 x MDF board

1 x 3 ft pine board

1 x one-way mirror

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