Make: Wearable Electronics

Errata for Make: Wearable Electronics

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Page 8
point #3

States that the piece that attaches to the cathode leg is the larger one that extends up over that of the anode. Should be reversed - the anode extends over the cathode. See:,_5mm,_green_(en).svg

Note from the Author or Editor:
New text: "The piece that attaches to the cathode leg is the one with the wider top that slants over the shorter portion of the anode."

sam harper  Nov 08, 2014  Oct 16, 2015
Page 42
3rd paragraph under "Working with Conductive Fabric"

surging should be serging. Unless, of course, your serger is not on a surge protector. ;-)

Julie Barrett  Jul 07, 2014  Aug 05, 2014
Printed, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Safari Books Online, Other Digital Version
Page 111
Fig 6-35

The figure is missing a light sensor.

Kate Hartman
Oct 13, 2015  Oct 16, 2015