Hacker Shack
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Customizable LED Display Hat

A stunning, easy-to-make hat with a programmable LED display that can show any colors, images, and animations you can fit in an 8x8 matrix.

EasyFull instructions provided2 hours6,475

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Snap Back Baseball Cap
×1
8x8 RGB Flexible LED Matrix
×1
Adafruit Wearable Electronic Platform
×1
Adafruit Lithium Ion Polymer Battery 500mAh
×1
Adafruit USB LiIon/LiPoly Charger
×1
Gorilla Tape
×1
Sewing Thread and Needle
×1
Jumper wires (generic)
Jumper wires (generic)
×1

Software apps and online services

Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Fabric Shears
Box Cutter
Sewing Needle
Scissors

Story

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Schematics

Circuit Diagram

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Code

Github Software Setup Guide

Setup guide, code, and instructions for programming and customizing your animatable LED display hat.

Credits

Hacker Shack

Hacker Shack

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Hacker Shack is a team of two engineers that make instructional DIY videos about robotics, software, and other cool tech related projects.
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