Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Trick Switch

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Trick Switch

    3. Trick Switch with On/Off Indicators

    4. Something to Think About

  2. Chapter 2 Sunrise-Sunset Light Switch

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Sunrise-Sunset Light Switch

    3. Circuit Theory

    4. Sunrise-Sunset Detector with Serial Monitor

    5. Something to Think About

  3. Chapter 3 Tilt Sensing Servo Motor Controller

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Tilt Sensing Servo Motor Controller

    3. Upload the Tilt Sensor Sketch

    4. A Simple Animatronic Controller Using the Serial Monitor

    5. Circuit Theory

    6. Something to Think About

  4. Chapter 4 Twin LEDs

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. Twin LED Flasher

    4. Build the Adjustable Twin LED Flasher

    5. It’s Alive! Build a FrankenBot Toy

    6. Something to Think About

  5. Chapter 5 The Opposite Switch

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. The Opposite Switch (aka the NOT Logic Gate)

    4. Build an Arduino NOT Logic Gate

    5. Upload the Arduino NOT Logic Gate Sketch

    6. Something to Think About

  6. Chapter 6 The AND Logic Gate

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. The Arduino AND Logic Gate

    4. Upload the Arduino AND Logic Gate Sketch

    5. Something to Think About

  7. Chapter 7 The OR Logic Gate

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. The Arduino OR Logic Gate

    4. Upload the Arduino OR Logic Gate Sketch

    5. Something to Think About

  8. Chapter 8 Tilt Flasher

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. The Up-Down Sensor

    4. Something to Think About

  9. Chapter 9 Multicolor RGB Flasher

    1. Parts List

    2. Circuit Theory

    3. The RGB Flasher

    4. Something to Think About

  10. Chapter 10 The Magic Light Bulb

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Magic Light Bulb

    3. Upload the Magic Light Bulb Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  11. Chapter 11 Metal Checker: The Electronic Switch

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Metal Checker

    3. Upload the Metal Checker Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  12. Chapter 12 The Theremin

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Theremin

    3. Upload the Theremin Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  13. Chapter 13 An Arduino Ohmmeter

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build an Arduino Ohmmeter

    3. Upload the Arduino Ohmmeter Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  14. Chapter 14 The LCD News Reader

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build the LCD

    3. Upload the LCD News Reader Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  15. Chapter 15 A Logic Tester (with an RGB LED)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Logic Tester

    3. Upload the Logic Tester Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  16. Chapter 16 A Logic Tester (with an LCD)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Logic Tester

    3. Upload the Logic Tester Sketch

    4. Circuit Theory

    5. Something to Think About

  17. Chapter 17 The Amazing Pushbutton (with Processing)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build an Amazing Pushbutton

    3. Upload the Amazing Pushbutton Sketch

    4. Download and Install Processing Notes

    5. Let’s Visualize Digital Data with Processing

    6. Troubleshooting Tips for Processing

    7. Something to Think About

  18. Chapter 18 The Terrific Tilt Switch (with Processing)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Terrific Tilt Switch

    3. Upload the Terrific Tilt Switch Sketch

    4. Let’s Visualize Digital Data with Processing

    5. Something to Think About

  19. Chapter 19 The Rocket Launching Game (with Processing)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Rocket Game

    3. Upload the MultiDigital4 Sketch

    4. The Rocket Launcher with Processing

    5. Something to Think About

  20. Chapter 20 Temperature Indicator (with Processing)

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Temperature Indicator

    3. Upload the Temperature Indicator Sketch

    4. The Negative Temperature Coefficient (NTC) Sensor with Processing

    5. Something to Think About

  21. Chapter 21 Sweeping Servo

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Servo Motor Tester

    3. Upload the Sweeping Sketch

    4. Something to Think About

  22. Chapter 22 Electronic Cricket

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build an Electronic Cricket

    3. Upload the Electronic Cricket Sketch

    4. Something to Think About

  23. Chapter 23 A Pocket Stage Light

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Pocket Stage Light

    3. Upload the Pocket Stage Light Sketch

    4. Something to Think About

  24. Chapter 24 Electronic Pixel

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build an Electronic Pixel

    3. Upload the Electronic Pixel Sketch

    4. Something to Think About

  25. Chapter 25 The Metronome

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Metronome

    3. Upload the Metronome Sketch

    4. Something to Think About

  26. Chapter 26 The Secret Word Game

    1. Parts List

    2. Let’s Build a Secret Word Game

    3. Upload the Secret Word Game Sketch

    4. Rules for the Secret Word Game

    5. Something to Think About

  1. Index

  2. Colophon