I got EL wire to dim! And I made this:
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I Should Give China More Credit
When this whole EL wire obsession started, I was a little disappointed with the poor efficiency I was getting out of my cheap Chinese EL wire drivers. I assumed that they (like a lot of things coming out of China) were poorly designed.
I was wrong.
Transistor Clock Part 2: Prescaler
So we're off to part two of my teardown of the transistor clock and things are getting complicated.
Transistor Clock Part 1: Power and Time Base
So, if you have been following me on twitter, you might have noticed this tweet where I raved about a "Transistor Clock" kit that lets you build a wall clock using 194 discrete transistors and hundreds of other components. I've since purchased the kit and decided to blog my assembly of it.
I made a pair of light up Kanye West glasses for New Years!