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If you dare, check out this new Learn Guide, the HalloWing Jump Scare Trap!

Scare someone with a rubber spider or roach dropped right in front of their face! HalloWing with a PIR sensor and servo motor do your scaring for you!

This makes a great jump scare for you porch on Halloween. The PIR sensor will detect a person at just the right moment to drop a cockroach suspended from a filament line. The HalloWing will also play a terrifying hissing sound over it’s speaker port! Use the TFT display for user interface prompts. Program it all using CircuitPython.

 


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