Fuse33 Makerspace
A shared workshop that transcends the conventional notion of a makerspace

Learning about LEDs can be a fun and enticing experience, as you get to explore the fascinating world of light and technology while experimenting with colourful and vibrant displays. The hands-on nature of working with LEDs allows for a dynamic and engaging learning process that sparks curiosity and creativity.

In Explore LEDs In Making you will learn:

  • Practical understanding of how an LED works
  • Selecting the best LEDs for different use environments
  • Determining the appropriate power supplies
  • Using resistors and capacitors
  • Diffusing LED light
  • Edge-lighting with LEDs
  • Digitally controlling LEDs
  • Soldering connections to LEDs and LED strips
  • Troubleshooting common problems with LEDs
  • Avoid common and costly mistakes

Tools Required: All tools required for learning are provided
Materials Required: All materials are provided.
Take Home: You will take home a sampling of LEDs.

Explore LEDs In Making

Skill Level: Entry Level Class (No prerequisite required)
Target audience: 18+
Session Length: 2 hours
Cost per Person: $65

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