Introduction: LED Spin Wand/Nunchaku
AEROD stands for App Enabled Rotational Ocular Display
Step 1: POV LED Wand
You probably saw the nice spinning 3D holographic LED fan display that went viral. If you don't have $500 burning a hole in your pocket to get the WOW factor. Here is simpler cheaper version that is a bit more mobile, still versatile and fun around the party.
Step 2: Sub $100 Programmable LED POV
Parts required. Some of small parts only comes in bulk, even thru you just need one in the project.
Mini Magnet $6 for 35
Gloogly Eye $5 for 500
Progrmmable Bike Spoke LED $70 for 2, $50 for 1
Spin ring $11
Shower ring: $8 for 36, you just need the 1 1/2" welded ring
Place 6mm mini magnet inside a 10mm or 12 mm Gloogly Eye. Make sure the magnet is free to move inside the eye.
Tape or glue the magnet eye over the Bike LED light magnet sensor. Shaking the magnet would fool the sensor
Epoxy glue the Spin Ring or 1 1/2" welded ring in the middle. It helps to get a better center of rotation.
Add some weight with a key ring at one end of wand to make it easier to spin.
You are done.
Step 3: Calling Dr. Strange
Step 4: Chain Two of Them Together, You Got a LED Nunchaku
Go, Go, Techno Ninja
Step 5: Show Off Your Moves
Step 6: Long Long Ago, in a Galaxy Far Far Away
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LED Contest 2017