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MintDuino by Marc de Vinck, James Floyd Kelly

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Chapter 3. Subtask 1: Light an LED

We’ll start with Subtask 1 and assemble a small circuit to light a single LED. The components you will need include:

Plus, you’ll need the following components, all of which are available in the Mintronics: Survival Pack:

  • 1 LED (one red and one green LED come with the Survival Pack, but you can use any color you have handy)

  • 1 mini breadboard

  • 1 9V battery connector

  • 1 resistor, 100 ohm (minimum)

  • 2 jumper wires

Figure 3-1 shows the components required to assemble Subtask 1. Later, you’ll use the FTDI adapter to ...

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