Blinkies...

2cvbloke

2cvbloke

Bulbs need shelter too...
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No satellite stuff for the moment (aside from a 43cm minidish that was on the house already), Samsung SyncMaster T27B550 Smart TV & Monitor, and a few computers...
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Near Pontop Pike, Co. Durham
Ok, over the weekend whilst t'internet was off, I was trying to fit some "blinkies" to my Star Trek TOS phaser's targeting display, but I mucked up the board that held the little microchip that did the business (this infact came from my laser which I pointed into my eye for the hell of it!!! :D ), but anyway it only switched on if a button was pressed, so, I was wondering if anyone knows where to get an LED "blinky" IC (as in I put power to it and it makes LEDs blink in some sort of near-uniform sequence) so I can make my phaser have a little blinky target display when I lift it up... :D

Here's a couple of pics of a TOS phaser's target display incase you're curious about what I'm rambling on about... :D
(pics courtesy of _www.phasers.net with a little modification to indicate where the display is)
 

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Channel Hopper

Channel Hopper

Suffering fools, so you don't have to.
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A little less analogue, and a lot more crap.
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You have hands that don't do dishes M8
 
2cvbloke

2cvbloke

Bulbs need shelter too...
Messages
9,761
My Satellite Setup
No satellite stuff for the moment (aside from a 43cm minidish that was on the house already), Samsung SyncMaster T27B550 Smart TV & Monitor, and a few computers...
My Location
Near Pontop Pike, Co. Durham
Channel Hopper said:
You have hands that don't do dishes M8
Explains why I have a big pile of washing up... :D
 
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