Getting to Blinky 5.0 is a short video series introducing the key concepts of using the open source ECAD software KiCad. You will be building a small blinking board to cover each of these concepts.
- You should have KiCad 5.1.x or higher installed on your computer.
- Hardware required
- Soldering equipment
- Understand how to use the base functions of the 5.0 version of KiCad.
- Create a small circuit board that blinks and LED using a 555 timer, battery and small components.
- Learn how to solder and troubleshoot a circuit.
This course is free and accessible to all without a Contextual Electronics login