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    Current Contests:

    Simple Music Maker
    Open Arduino
    Robots with Wheels

    Upcoming Contest:

    Smart Alarm Clock

    Current Contests:



    Upcoming Contest:

    • Monthly Theme - Smart Alarm Clock - Opens - 2018, May 14th


    Previous Contest:


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    Monthly Electronics & Design Competitions
    Project Competition:Simple Music Maker Robots with Wheels Open Arduino Smart Alarm Clock
    Opening Date:2018 - April 17th2018 - March 14th2018 - April 2nd2018 - May 14th
    Volunteer Judging:2018 - June 1st2018 - May 1st2018 - May 1st2018 - July 1st
    Competition Closes:2018 - June 14th2018 - May 14th2018 - May 14th2018 - July 16th
    Winners Announced:2018 - June 21st2018 - May 25th2018 - May 25th2018 - July 25st


    Be Original
    Stick to the Theme
    • Come up with a clever name that make's your project memorable!
      • This project is your baby! Part of the fun of bringing something new into the world is coming up with a name.
    • Introduce something new or that is not commercially available or affordable!
    • If you have an idea for a project that doesn't fit the current theme then submit your idea in the comments section of the monthly poll.
    List the Steps
    Submit Video Proof
    • Provide the steps you took to complete your project (text, video, or images).
      • This could be a step by step how-to-guide, vlog, schematics, coding, napkin drawings, voice narration, or whatever you think will be useful!
    • If it doesn't work that's fine, this is more about the journey than the end product.
    • A short video is all that is required but you can shoot as much video as you like.
    • You are encouraged to be creative and have as much fun as possible!


    Previous Project Themes

    Mixing Electronics & Water

    Theme Doc: Project14 | Conserve or Preserve: Electronics & Water Projects!

    Winners: TBD

    Portable Electronics Kit

    Theme Doc: Project14 | Build Your Own Portable Electronics Kit!

    Winners: dougw   for The Magic Tool Kit   ,  Workshopshed  for Babbages Baggage  ,  and fmilburn  for  PERMA-PROTO:  A Portable Prototyping System Built to Last  .

    The Holiday Special

    Winners: jofas  for Desktop Christmas Treentewinkel  for The Clausometer Christmas Spirit Meterjomoenginer for FLiP Connected X-Mas Ornament  , and dwinhold  for  Infinity Living Christmas Wreath

    Cool LED Display

    Winners: makethingstoday for Hello My Name is...In Lights!kk99 for Cotton LED star with Digispark module, and koudelad for Slot cars starting lights.

    Simple Electronic Repairs

    Winners: kk99  for Repair of tone control circuit in old transistor radiogam3t3ch  for Non-Electrical to Electrial issue: Battery booster pack repair. , Workshopshed  for  Train Repair , and sjmill01 for Fixing R2D2's Brains .

    Wacky Automation Devices

    Winners: dougw  for Purple Panic Buttoncarmelito for Automated Tea Dunker , and Workshopshed  for Voice activated torch using a Rube Goldberg Machine .

    Solar Powered Yard Gadget

    Winners: carmelito for Tilt Solar Light and  shabaz  for Building a Solar Charger

    DIY Test Equipment

    Winners: shabaz  for  Cyclops-1000: An Electronic Eye for Rotational Speed Measurementjw0752  for Process Duration Timer rsc  for Mini Air Jet , and ipv1 for DIY Constant Current Load.

    Going Green

    Winners: idanre1 for IOT Irrigation valve, and fvan for Chicken Coop Livestream!

    Geeky Gadgets

    Winners: fvan for Project Portfolio Badge, dougw for Geeked Out Business Cards, and shabaz for Build your own Torch/Flashlight!

    Techno Toys


    Winners: dougw for Sparky the Power Chick, Molham for DollaS Dancer, and idanre1 for This little bug has a bug