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DIY Electronics and Home Automation – Part 2 – Building your Lab

This is the second video in my series on DIY Electronics and Home Automation. I am looking at what you’ll need for your lab and how you go about setting it up. This multi part series of videos looks at building a DIY home automation system and some basic electronics. In this video, I introduce the tools, equipment and components you will need for your lab. Tools, Equipment and Components: From Maplin: Triple Output PSU From eBay: Wire Screwdrivers Solder Pump Soldering Hands Iron Stand Heat Resistant Mats Test Leads Blue LEDs From Rapid: Red, Green and Yellow LEDs IC…
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DIY Electronics and Home Automation – Part 1 – Introduction

Besides computer stuff, one of my hobbies is playing around with electronics. Having not done anything for a couple of years I decided that it’s time to get back into the subject. As I work my way through what I want to do, I am making a video series to share it with everyone. The video below is the introduction to the series. If you wish to view a larger copy of it, you can do so by clicking through to YouTube.