Dark-Detecting Nightlight
Dark-Detecting Nightlight
Dark-Detecting Nightlight
Fair Chance Learning

Dark-Detecting Nightlight

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Learn how to light up a room when it gets dark out!

The Dark-Detecting Nightlight will introduce you to voltage dividers and a light-dependent resistor which will help you create the nightlight of your dreams. This kit introduces you to electronics fundamentals and walks you through the creation of your first printed circuit board using the Patchr Editor.

DARK-DETECTING NIGHTLIGHT INCLUDES

  • Kit instructions
  • Access to the Patchr Editor
  • Includes all components
  • 2 custom PCBs of your design
  • Free 3D design files for a nightlight shade

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN WITH THE DARK-DETECTING NIGHTLIGHT

  • Introduction to fundamental electronics components
    • Light-dependent resistor (LDR)
    • LEDs
    • Resistors
    • Switch
    • Transistors 
    • Batteries and battery retainer
  • Reading a schematic & schematic symbols
  • Patchr Editor 
    • PCB layout
    • PCB routing
    • PCB silkscreen design
  • Soldering & assembly

PATCHR EDITOR FEATURES

  • Side-by-side instructions and electronics design tools
  • Automatic design rules verification
  • Layout
  • Routing