FishBowl is a small microcontroller board programmable using the Arduino software.  It has a battery so you can then use it without the larger Arduino main board.  It is like a tiny Arduino to-go.

Build instructions for the Fish Out of Water Kit from the Blinky Fish Kickstarter Project

A PDF version is attached to this step.

  1. Assemble with soldering
  2. Program an Arduino as a programer (optional, kit comes with pre-programed ATtiny)
  3. Program ATtiny microcontroller with the Arduino (optional, for same reason)
  4. Attach Blinky Fish

Step 1: Parts

Soldering Iron:

Here is a link to the soldering iron I am using, it is good.

Hakko FX888D-23BY Digital Soldering Station FX-888D FX-888

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