Get it (Stuff)

Having a tool arsenal is super important to ensure that you and/or your students stay safe while building a project. Using the “right tool for the right job” also makes the process infinitely easier and, ultimately, it will look and function better. Here is a list of the tools that we use on a regular basis.

 

Tools


Safety/Measuring

  1.  Safety goggles
  2. Cutting Mat

Electronics

  1. Wire Cutters and/or Wire Strippers
  2. Multimeter
  3. Soldering iron station
    Also recommended to get:
          –Solder Desoldering
          –Wick
  4. Stranded Wire
  5. Breadboard (mini) + breadboard wires (M/M, M/F, and F/F)
  6.  PCB Board

Adhesives/Connectors

  1. Hot glue gun
  2. Epoxy
  3. Velcro
  4. Electrical connectors:
    Molex 2-Pin Connectors
         –JST connectors

Construction/Woodworking

  1. Rotary Cutter (or Exacto Knife)
  2. Driver Kit (iFixIt)
  3. Drill
  4. Dremel and Accessories
  5. Jigsaw (portable)
  6. Flat Wood File
  7. Assorted Nuts and Bolts