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100 W Power Meter

Discussion about 100 W Power Meter with 10 LED Steps. For home, car or work

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Adding a Switch by E7 Sal about 4 years ago
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3rd Brake Light Flasher

Discussion about 3rd Brake Light Flasher and accessories

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Number of LEDs used in LED matrix by E7 Sal about 4 years ago
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Fuzz Face

This is the Fuzz Face, the legendary fuzz distortion pedal. With this PCB you can build the original or many other variants using either PNP or NPN transistors. You can use a trimmer to easily adjust the bias point and behavior of the circuit.

Materials list

1x Fuzz Face DIY PCB
1x 2.2UF 35V 105C RADIAL ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR 5X11MM
1x 22UF 50V 105C RADIAL ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR 5X11MM
1x 10NF 0.01UF 100V 5% POLYESTER FILM BOX TYPE CAPACITOR
1x 47UF 50V 105C RADIAL ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR 6X11MM
1x 100K OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
1x 33K OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
1x 470 OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
1x 1M OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
1x 50K OHM TRIMMER POTENTIOMETER CERMET 1 TURN 3362P
1x 1K OHM LINEAR TAPER POTENTIOMETER
1x 500K OHM LOGARITHMIC TAPER POTENTIOMETER
2x 2N3904 NPN GENERAL PURPOSE TRANSISTOR
1x 40 PIN DIP SIP IC SOCKETS ADAPTOR SOLDER TYPE

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PCB for 1590B enclosure

This board will definitely save your time and help you to build your DIY guitar pedal in the 1590B enclosure. Led, jacks and footswitch are mounted on the PCB, being only necessary to wire the battery and the effect PCB. The PCB also includes power supply filtering and reverse polarity protection.

COMPONENT LIST

1 x PCB for 1590B Enclosure DIY
C1     100u     100UF 35V 105C RADIAL ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR 6X11MM
C2     100n     100NF 0.1UF 100V 5% POLYESTER FILM BOX TYPE CAPACITOR
D1     1N4001     1N4001 DIODE 1A 50V
D2     1N4001     1N4001 DIODE 1A 50V
R1     2.2k    2.2K OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
R2     47Ohm    47 OHM 1/4W 1% METAL FILM RESISTOR
LED     LED 3MM GREEN    with     3MM BEZEL LED HOLDER CHROME METAL
DC    DC POWER JACK 2.1MM BARREL-TYPE PCB MOUNT
JACK IN     6.35MM 1/4" STEREO INSULATED SWITCHED SOCKET JACK PCB
JACK OUT     6.35MM 1/4" STEREO INSULATED SWITCHED SOCKET JACK PCB
3PDT     3PDT STOMP FOOT / PEDAL SWITCH
BATTERY    9V 9-VOLT BATTERY CLIP / CONNECTOR SNAP

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Trilogy Kit

Discussions about the Tayda Electronics Trilogy kit, which includes 3 Kits in 1, Stereo VU, Light Sensor, Temperature Sensor K204

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Arduino Kits

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Alexii Test

Change instructions

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HC-SR04 ULTRASONIC RANGE SENSOR

How to set up the Hc-SRO4 Ultrasonic Range Sensor 

I got 2 of these a week ago there great but there not much on how to set them up so I figured I share how I did it.

First off you have to wire it up which from what I have read people was doing it wrong more then once. So here is how I got it to work .

I added the serial file so you can use the Serial Monitor to get reading in cm. The zip file has all you need to get this work.

Pin 9 is used for trig pin 10 is used for echo. Vcc to 5 volt pin on the arduino. And gnd to gnd on the arduino.

Here a picture to make it easy Great little range finder at great price 

The files you need to add to the arduino ide are here 

http://sites.google.com/site/be80be/be80be-pic-ing-howto-s/hc-sr04-ultrasonic-range-sensor/HCSR4DemoArduino.zip?attredirects=0&d=1

 

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Mailbox Alert

This is a simple two transistor latching switch that turns on a 555 timer circuit to flash an led.  The entire circuit including the battery pack fits perfectly inside an Altoids tin.  I mounted the tin in the back of the mailbox with the reset switch and led mounted thru the back of the mailbox.  The triger wires were siliconed to the top inside of the mailbox with the trigger switch attached to the inside front against the mailbox door.  When the door is closed, the door pushes against the lever on the switch and opens the trigger switch.  When the door is opened, the switch closes and trigers the circuit.  The circuit can be trigered over and over without reseting the circuit.  With the door closed and the reset switch puished, the circuit returns to the standby state.  The current draw in the standby state is only a few microamps so battery life will be long.

It's cheap, simple and could serve many purposes.

Attached are pics of project, circuit and parts list.

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Modular PSU

This is a simple power supply with little distribution board, which gives you +/-12 (or even 15, if you want to) and +5 (optional). You can brake the board, if you want to place PSU and distr. board on distance. Also you can connect souces to CV and Gate buses. It is not very useful for most modern modules, but if you creating your own stuff, you can really improve commutation.

LM3x7 have to be on the heatsink, 7805 may be in thermal (not electrical) contact with ground plane.



Q
NAME
VALUE
Link




2
3296W
10k
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/potentiometer-variable-resistors...


2
RES
1k
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/resistors/1-4w-metal-film-resistors...


3
RES
100k
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/resistors/1-2w-metal-film-resistors...


2
CAP
100n
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/capacitors/polyester-film-box-type...


4
POLCAP
10u
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/capacitors/electrolytic...


2
POLCAP
470u
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/capacitors/electrolytic...


2
POLCAP
4700u
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/capacitors/electrolytic...


9
DIODE
1n400x
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/diodes/standard/1n400...


3
LED
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/leds/round-leds/5mm-leds..


4
HDR-1x3
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/connectors-sockets/terminal-blocks...


6
HDR-2x8
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/connectors-sockets/box-header...


1
LM317
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/lm317t-lm317-voltage-regulator..


1
LM337
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/lm337-lm337t...


1
LM7805
 
http://www.taydaelectronics.com/lm7805-l7805-7805..
 

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Parola for Arduino

Discussion for the Parola, a modular scrolling text display using MAX7219/21 LED matrix display controllers.

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RGB Version? by KirAsh4 over 3 years ago
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Sunn O))) Distortion

Effect type

Power amp distortion

Pedal description

A simple distortion pedal based on the legandary "Sunn Model T" amplifier. Very-very loud and the best partner for doom, sludge and stoner music!

Controls

Level: controls the output level

Kit contents

IC
2x    LM386
Capacitors
1x    100uF
2x    10uF
1x    1uF
1x    4.7nF
Resistors
1x    1M
1x    68k
Diodes
1x    4001
Hardwares
1x    1590B enclosure

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VibroPunk Sequencer

 

VibroPunk Sequencer

 

 

This is an intermediate level electronics project. You have to be able to read a schematic and transfer it into real world components and connections. There is no premade circuit board, it uses a blank experimenters circuit board which you have to lay out yourself using the schematics and my pictures. You also need decent soldering skills. That said, it's not too hard if you take it one connection at a time and double check your work. If you can read a schematic and solder, you can build this.

Let's look at the parts list...

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DIY Projects

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Alarm system

Discussion about DIY alarm system.

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PIC Board

Discussion and questions about the make your own PIC Board instructions.

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switches by Pedro Doria Meunier almost 4 years ago
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Uno R3 Starter Kit

Learning how to use microprocessors is an excellent way to start out in the world of hobbyist electronics, as well as learning how to create computer code that brings your projects to life. The open source Uno R3 board is the most accessible and user-friendly microprocessor commercially available, and the volume of information available on-line and in books is astounding. The best way to begin this journey is through the purchase of a high-quality starter kit that not only gets you all of the essentials to start, but provides enough intermediate and advanced components to keep you tinkering for months or years. 

This starter kit was designed specifically to provide everything that a beginner could possibly need to be well on their way. Endless tutorials are available across numerous websites online that can be accessed on how best to utilize all included items, as well as in the description sections for all of the items right here on the Tayda Electronics website. 

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Learning Projects

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Relay Tests

Basic tutorial on understanding a relay.

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Mini Relay pin wiring by over 3 years ago
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Project Help

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General Help

Forum for basic project and electronics help.

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HC-06 Bluetooth Module General Help by Bennett 10 months ago
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DIY Guitar Effects

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Bass Booster Hogs Foot

Discussion about Bass Booster Hogs Foot

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Box of Rock

Discussion about Box of Rock

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Box of Rock no signal when effects are on by JaseSerre 8 months ago
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Distortion Plus

Discussion about Distortion Plus

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Off board wiring issue on 3pdt on ENCLOSURE AND WIRING by charles phelps about 3 years ago
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Electra Distortion

Discussion about Electra Distortion

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Has anyone used this pedal yet? by Alexi about 1 year ago
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English Man

Discussion about English Man

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Eternity

Discussion about Eternity

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Printable Instructions?? by Randall Guess about 3 years ago
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Les Lius

Discussion about Les Lius

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optional 1M resistor by Steven almost 3 years ago
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Linear Power Booster

Discussion about Linear Power Booster

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Mini Guitar Amp

Discussion about Mini Guitar Amp

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Plexitone

Discussion about Plexitone

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Making holes in aluminium enclosures. by Mike almost 3 years ago
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Super Hard On

Discussion about Super Hard On

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whistling noise by Steven Brown 6 months ago
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Treble Booster Brian May

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Treble Booster Screaming Bird

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