Ready to up your soldering game and try some surface mount components? Disappointed with the boring “learn to surface mount solder” kits that do nothing and look lame?
Well we’ve got your answer, our advanced blinky Fox surface mount soldering kit. She don’t say noth’n, she’s too cool for that nonsense.
Not only will your nerdy skills improve, you’ll have something to show for your efforts at the end. Win-win! Foxy Fox makes a great geeky jewelry gift for yourself or a friend.
She has two alternating amber LED eyes powered by 4 solar cells in her tail. There is also a micro USB connector on the bottom if you want to quick charge her or are someplace dark. The board comes with a hole through the top making hanging easy. Watch Foxy in action below.
- Size: 1.6″ wide by 1.72″ tall
- Solar Charge Time: 15 minutes
- Optional USB Charge Time: 2 minutes
- Lifespan in Darkness: 90 minutes.
Once completed your Skull will charge up and blink. And if you’re a geek on the run (or just forget to solar charge your bling), the Skull also comes with a USB tab. Rock! And don’t fret — the directions are online in this handy dandy Instructable.
There are 19 pieces to solder onto the board, and they are organized in a handy weekly pill box. Depending on your soldering savvy it may take anywhere from 45 min to an hour. Materials for hanging are not included.