Eric Schneider
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Atari Punk Crab

A 555 timer Atari punk console for all the bleeps and bloops.

IntermediateFull instructions provided1.5 hours1,656
Atari Punk Crab

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Custom PCB
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9V battery (generic)
9V battery (generic)
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9V Battery Clip
9V Battery Clip
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Slide Switch, SPDT-CO
Slide Switch, SPDT-CO
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Speaker: 3W, 4 ohms
Speaker: 3W, 4 ohms
You can use this and not use the 3.5 mm audio connector or you can connect to the 3.5mm with an auxiliary speaker.
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Phone Audio Connector, 3.5mm
Phone Audio Connector, 3.5mm
Any will do, but be sure to change your footprint in Patchr with whichever you have chosen. I got mine off of Amazon for super cheap.
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Rotary Potentiometer, 10 kohm
Rotary Potentiometer, 10 kohm
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Potentiometer, Slide
Potentiometer, Slide
Make sure this is the 10k through-hole version.
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Rotary Potentiometer, 500 kohm
Rotary Potentiometer, 500 kohm
Make sure this is a through hole version.
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Capacitor 10 µF
Capacitor 10 µF
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.1 uF Ceramic Capacitor
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.01 uF Ceramic Capacitor
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Resistor 1k ohm
Resistor 1k ohm
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555 Timers
555 Timers
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Software apps and online services

Patchr.io PCB Design

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Wire Cutter / Stripper, 5.25 " Overall Length
Wire Cutter / Stripper, 5.25 " Overall Length
Solder Wire, Lead Free
Solder Wire, Lead Free
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

Story

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Custom parts and enclosures

Gerber Files

Schematics

Atari Punk Crab Schematic

Credits

Eric Schneider

Eric Schneider

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