Wednesday, 10 August 2016 | Admin
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.
Wednesday, 3 August 2016 | Admin
Raspberry pi vs Micro Bit - The BBC micro:bit is a different beast to the Raspberry Pi, where the Raspberry Pi is a superb fully functioning LINUX computer that you can plug a keyboard, mouse and monitor into the micro:bit is more like a standalone sensor board that you can program to do very specific tasks. The Micro Bit Language, Where to buy the Micro:Bit, MicroBit Specification and more...
Friday, 8 July 2016 | Richard
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 | Admin
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.
1 CommentTuesday, 17 May 2016 | Admin