Celebrate Star Trek Day with a 3D Printed Communicator! #StarTrekDay
What better way to celebrate Star Trek Day than with a Star Trek project?
Making is the final frontier. These are the projects of Adafruit Industries. Its life long mission: to explore strange new projects, to seek out new 3D printed forms and new circuitry, to boldly make what no maker has made before.
This prop is more than just a ‘prop’ – it can make real cell phone calls using the FONA Feather! It features a vibration motor, speaker and microphone mounted inside the case. You can customize the buttons to call any number you want.
The 2500 mAh battery is rechargeable over USB and will provide several hours of energy.
Boldly go where no project has gone before with this real working Star Trek Communicator!
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