Orangemodule

invention

Strobe Whizzer

by ross_12061

Published on August 19, 2014

Spinning disc & strobe. Don't do this if you suffer from epilepsy or seizures.

Credits: Sophie (aged 8)

How To Make It

1

Draw a circle on a piece of thin card, approx 3" (8cm) across. Draw a colourful picture inside the circle, then cut it out with scissors.

2

Use the Blu-Tak to stick the picture to the fan (rotating side)

3

Assemble the circuit: power -> Pressure sensor -> branch. On one side of the branch add the slide dimmer -> fan. On the other side, do pulse -> wire -> Long LED1 -> Long LED2

4

Test your circuit by pressing the Pressure Sensor pad. The pulse should be on its fastest setting, adjust with the small screwdriver if needed.

5

Aim the LEDs at your picture, press the pressure sensor pad and adjust the fan speed with the slide dimmer. Try it in a darkened room for best results.

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