Electronic DIY educational solder kits

DIY solder kits

Educational electronic DIY kits have always been a popular method to get acquainted with electronics. When you buy a electronic DIY kit from us you will receive a kit of electronic components, printed circuit board and assembly guidelines.

Your challenge will be to identify the parts, put them in the right location and solder them in place. Then you will test, and if needed, troubleshoot your assembly.

To assemble an electronic kit you will need some basic hand tools; a 25-50W soldering pen, a small wire cutter and perhaps some other common tools.

Most of our educational electronic kits uses through-hole components, but we do also offer a few kits based on surface mount components (SMD).

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  FM oscillator 3V
A FM-oscillator that can be used for receiver testing and cable transmissons to an FM-receiver. Must be built-in into a shileded box, and connected via coax-cable to the receiver. Has on-board microphone, but can also be modulated with other audio sources. Outside EU it may also - depending of local legislation - be used as an open air transmitter. 3V power supply.
1 - $17.95
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  Pre-amplifier with electret microphone
A preamp and electret (condenser) microphone. The preamp itself consists of a transistor. Power supply: 6-9V.
1 - $8.31
10 - $7.48
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  Voltage regulator - adjustable 1.5 .. 12V 1A
1A voltage regulator with selectable, fixed output voltages; 1.5, 3, 5, 6, 9 or 12VDC. Heatsink is included. Transformer sold separately. * Supply voltage: 15VAC, 1A * Output voltage: 1.5, 3, 5, 6, 9 or 12VDC, max 1A * Dimensions: 63.2 x 59mm
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  Running light 6 LED
MK173. 6 LEDs "running" from one side to the other. Good for attracting attention. Rate approx. 0.5s. Size: 55x25x10mm
$9.52
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  Voltage regulator 3.3V 800mA
Handy little voltage regulator for 3.3V. This kit is based on LM1117 3.3V LDO regulator. Maximum output current is limited to 800mA. The supply voltage can be anything from 5 to 15VDC. The regulator has built-in overcurrent and temperature protection. Note that the bundled regulator is a surface mounted SOT-223 version and is mounted on the back. The board also has footprint for a through-hole, pin compatible regulator. * Supply voltage: 5 - 15VDC * Output: 3.3V @ 800mA * Over current and thermal protection * Filter capacitors provide minimal DC ripple * Screw terminals for inputs and outputs * Four M3 mounting holes * Dimensions: 40 x 26mm
$8.31
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  Amplifier stereo 2x5W for MP3 player
Features big sound from a small unit low distortion input: stereo 3.5mm jack volume adjust complete with attractive knob slide on/off switch blue indicator led Specifications 2 x 5Wrms (10% THD @ 4ohm / supply 14V) sensitivity: 400mVrms for full output freq. response: 30Hz - 100kHz (-3dB / 8 ohm) power supply: 6-14VDC / 1A max. (example Velleman PSSE1210) speaker impedance: 4-32 ohm dimensions (wxdxh): 66x53x25mm / 2.59x2.08x0.98"
$17.95
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  Frequency Generator Kit 200kHz FG085
Function generators are useful in a ton of applications from RF to embedded logic. They're not usually super cheap though. Good news: we found a kit. The FG085 MiniDDS Function Generator is a 'some assembly required' kit that becomes a flexible, functional and easy to use frequency generator. Just solder the through-hole parts in place, attach the face/base plates and before you know it you'll be generating sinewaves at frequencies up to 200KHz! But that's only one of the tricks this thing can do. Three different operating modes allow the FG085 to generate 7 different types of continuous waveform as well as servo test and control signals in micro-second resolution. The LCD screen and menu system make this an easy instrument to operate. Frequency, amplitude and offsets can all be set with the number pad and incrementally adjusted with the rotary encoder. The incremental step size can even be adjusted to make sweeps over a wide range easier to handle. The FG805 can generate a peak to peak amplitude up to 10V with an offset range from -5 to +5VDC. It can even be used as an adjustable DC voltage source by setting the amplitude to 0. Please note! This kit does not include power supply. Suitable power supplies are listed under "related products". Includes: FG085 miniDDS Function Generator PCB with SMT parts installed Acrylic Faceplate and Baseplate Alphanumeric LCD and Headers Through-hole Parts Bag Quickstart Assembly Guide Output cable (BNC + clips) Features: Generates continuous waveforms of Sine, Square, Triangle, Ramp (up and down), and Staircase (up and down) Generates servo test/control signals in micro-second resolution with user programmable pulse width, amplitude, and cycle Set the frequency (or period), amplitude, and offset with number pad - quick and straight-forward Frequency (period), amplitude, and offset can be incrementally adjusted with rotary encoder Settings are memorized after power down Can be used as an adjustable DC voltage source by setting amplitude to 0 Frequency range: 0 - 200KHz (Sine) Frequency resolution: 1Hz Period resolution: 1ms Amplitude range: 0 - 10V peak-to-peak Offset range: -5V - +5V Memory depth: 256 bytes Sample rate: 2.5Msps Output impedance: 50 ohm Current consumption: Dimension: 155 X 55 X 30 mm Net weight: 100 gram
$63.73
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  Regulated power supply 5V & 12V 1A
Power supply with 5V and 12V regulator. Can supply a maximum of 1A of current for each output. Based on LM7805 and LM7812 voltage regulators. Can be supplied with either 15V AC or DC. * Supply voltage: 15 V AC / DC * Outputs: 5VDC & 12VDC @ 1A * Onboard diode rectifier to convert AC to DC * Thermal overload/short circuit protection (provided by IC feature) * Screw terminal connector for easy supply input and output connection * Filter capacitors for low ripple DC output * PCB dimensions 37mm x 61mm
$11.93
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  Adjustable power supply 1.5 - 30VDC LM317T
This is a basic adjustable voltage power supply using the popular three pin regulator, LM317T. You can select any voltage between 1.5V and 30V using a potentiometer. The LM317T is rated at 1.5A so you must use a larger heat sink when drawing high currents.
$15.54
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  PWM DC-Motorstyrning 15-24V 2A
High Current PWM PMDC Motor Speed Controller kit is designed around SG3525 IC and high current MOSFET. Kit can handle 15 to 24 VDC motor upto 5 A load. Motor not included. Supply Input 15 to 24 VDC Load Motor 15 to 24 VDC @ 2 A ideal (5 A Peak) Onboard preset for frequency adjust Frequency adjustable 4 KHz to 30 KHz PWM Duty cycle 0 to 100% (+/- 5%) Potentiometer for speed adjust Motor Fast/Slow Start facility Clamp diode for protection Power-On LED indicator Compact design and high quality Screw terminal connectors for supply input and load Heatsink included Four mounting holes of 3.2 mm each PCB dimensions 56 mm x 42 mm
$19.16
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  DC motor to servo controller 12-30V 0.8A
Closed Loop DC Servo Motor Driver Versatile kit has been designed to use in automotive application and industrial servo control application. This project provides all active necessary functions for closed loop servo system using Brushed DC Motor POWER SUPPLY 12 to 30V DC Motor Load 800mA Max
$43.25
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  AM receiver discrete experiment board
A basic circuit consisting of converter, IF, and amplifier of OTL type. It is valuable device for educational purpose. Technical data - Power supply : 6VDC. - Electric current consumption : 75mA. (max.) - IC board dimension : 5.58 x 2.36 inch
$23.98
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