How to Tutorials

Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Make a thermometer with the BBC micro:bit

Have you ever wondered how hot or cold your room gets? well now with the BBC micro:bit and an inexpensive sensor you can! In this tutorial I'll show you how to turn your BBC micro:bit into a thermometer using a TMP36 and programming it using the Microsoft Block editor.

Friday, 8 July 2016  |  Richard
De-soldering When Things Go Wrong - The 2 techniques

De-soldering when things go wrong isn't as tricky as you may think its is. Follow our De-soldering tutorial and learn two techniques to get the job done.

Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Crimping Tutorial - How to crimp like a pro

You’ve used our pre-terminated jumper wires before right? But sometimes they’re not the correct length or colour so what to do? Crimp!
Crimping a wire and connector is a basic wire work skill that anyone can do with the correct tools. In this blog post I’ll explain how to use our crimp tool, connectors and housings we also have a video in this post so you can see the crimp in motion.

Tuesday, 17 May 2016  |  Admin

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