📬❄️📦Adafruit Holiday Shipping Deadlines 2019:
Attention all domestic customers! Please place UPS Ground and USPS First Class & Priority orders by 11am ET Monday December 9, 2019
Attention all international customers! Please place all UPS WORLDWIDE EXPRESS; SAVER, and DHL EXPRESS WORLDWIDE orders by 11am ET Monday December 9, 2019
A galactic shoutout to Adafruit forum user Jeff1701 and his Star Trek Original Series (ST:TOS) replica Computers Type 4 and 4B. He states:
Thought I would share my Star Trek Original Series computer prop replicas I built using Arduino Megas, the Adafruit MP3 Player Shield, and the 24 channel LED controller boards. Hope you enjoy them!
With the vintage switches, jelly bean lights, and TOS sounds, you bet!
Now if I could only get around to my own M-5 Computer build. . .
Here’s his other build video:
Do you like building props? Post your projects and ideas in the comments!
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.