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Mindsets Eco LED Torch Solder Kit

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About this product


  • Make your own torch
  • Eco torch can run off batteries that would otherwise be classified as dead
  • Easy and fun to solder with 10 parts

Product overview

• Make your own torch
• Eco torch can run off batteries that would otherwise be classified as dead
• Easy and fun to solder with 10 parts
• Requires a single AA battery (not included, Order Code L43AL)

What can I do with this kit?
Create your own LED torch with this kit. This eco torch can run off batteries that would otherwise be classed as dead due to low power output. With a compact design and push button with a cap, this is an easily assembled and easily used kit. With 10 parts, this is simple to solder for any ability level.

What can I learn from this kit?
You can use a simple transistor voltage boost circuit the small voltage output from a near dead battery is amplified to give enough power to light a LED. This kit contains a capacitor, transistor, LED, switch and resistors. Practise soldering and see how these components fit together in a circuit. This kit required a soldering iron and solder and may require wire cutters.

How easy is this kit to solder?
This simple circuit is easy for anyone to solder – even absolute beginners. It is also great for those looking for a low powered torch. The board is set out so that the components and battery form a long, low profile pen-like shape which could easily fit into an enclosure or model. This kit requires a single AA batteries (not included, Order Code L43AL).

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Eco LED torch This is an excellent kit for the budding electronics enthusiast. The PCB is rolled well and top quality components are included. The instructions show clearly and succinctly how to construct the kit. The separate General Assembly Tips/Resistor identification leaflet, which is also included, is a bonus.
Date published: 2014-01-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ECO LED Torch Excellent Product. Easy to build and recommended for beginners. The LED is very bright.
Date published: 2015-06-21
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