There are two sets of pictures, the top shows the progression of the project and the bottom shows each step individually.
This is my first instructable and it is also an assignment so please leave comments.
Step 1: Parts List
There is also an excel file attached.
2. 9v Battery
3. Battery clip
4. Jump Wires
5. 555 Timer
6. Capacitor 1μF
7. Resistor 1k Ohm x 2 (brown, black, red)
8. Resistor 470k Ohm (yellow, purple, yellow)
Time needed to finish this project: 5 - 10 min.
All the above parts can be bought at http://radionics.rs-online.com/web/ next day delivery (Ireland).
Step 2: 555 Timer Pin - out and Breadboard Layout
The second picture shows how the paths in the breadboard are connected.