Hardware

build your own smart LED device

Want to run your animations on real hardware? Build your own smart LED device using the Elektra LED development board as a starting point.

Design resources

The following resources are available for the Elektra LED development board (40mm x 40mm):

  • OSH Park PCB order page with parts list.

  • ATSAMD21E18A ARM microcontroller firmware.

  • Cross-platform USB software for download and playback of animations using a micro USB cable.





Eye safety

LED emitted light can cause eye injury. Precautions should be taken to avoid viewing bright LEDs with unprotected eyes. More information can be found here. Always cover LEDs with a protective filter/diffuser to ensure that brightness levels are safe.