Two Day Camp: Atari Punk Synthsizer

Ages 11-15 Meets June 17 & 18

  • Starts Jul 15
  • 125 US dollars

Workshop Description

In this six hour two day camp you'll build a really cool synthesizer using a cigar box, and a 556 timer chip. You'll also learn about the all important 555 timer chip which is the most widely integrated circuit in the world. This camp is a great introduction for building circuits on a prototyping board. Ages: 11-15 Screentime rating: 0% Tech Resume Skills: Circuit building on a breadboard, safe care and use of a wire stripper, a soldering iron and a heat gun. Knowledge of 555 and 556 timer chips, resistors, capacitors, potentiometers and LEDs.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Gadget Lab is a small business and we cannot offer refunds. If you need to cancel we'll do our best to find another student to fill the slot. If we can find a replacement we'll send a full or pro-rated refund minus a $35 cancellation fee.

Contact Details

  • 9200 Bradford Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20901, USA

    (240)472-3968

    Karen@GadgetLab.org