Christmas Posting Dates
15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius

15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius

Paperback Evil Genius

By (author) Simon Monk

$19.46
List price $25.05
You save $5.59 22% off

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: TAB Books Inc
  • Format: Paperback | 242 pages
  • Dimensions: 243mm x 276mm x 12mm | 544g
  • Publication date: 1 July 2011
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0071755675
  • ISBN 13: 9780071755672
  • Illustrations note: ill
  • Sales rank: 314,500

Product description

UNLEASH YOUR INNER MAD SCIENTIST! This wickedly inventive guide explains how to design and build 15 fiendishly fun electronics projects. Filled with photos and illustrations, 15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius includes step-by-step directions, as well as a construction primer for those who are new to electronics projects. Using easy-to-find components and equipment, this do-it-yourself book shows you how to create a variety of mischievous gadgets, such as a remote-controlled laser, motorized multicolored LEDs that write in the air, and a surveillance robot. You'll also learn to use the highly popular Arduino microcontroller board with three of the projects. 15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius: Features step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations Covers essential safety measures Reveals the scientific principles behind the projects Removes the frustration factor--all required parts are listed, along with sources Build these devious devices to amaze your friends and confound your enemies! Coil gun Trebuchet Ping pong ball minigun Mini laser turret Balloon-popping laser gun Touch-activated laser sight Laser-grid intruder alarm Persistence-of-vision display Covert radio bug Laser voice transmitter Flash bomb High-brightness LED strobe Levitation machine Snailbot Surveillance robot Each fun, inexpensive Evil Genius project includes a detailed list of materials, sources for parts, schematics, and lots of clear, well-illustrated instructions for easy assembly. The larger workbook-style layout and convenient two-column format make following the step-by-step instructions a breeze. VIDEOS, PHOTOS, AND SOURCE CODE ARE AVAILABLE AT WWW.DANGEROUSLYMAD.COM Make Great Stuff! TAB, an imprint of McGraw-Hill Professional, is a leading publisher of DIY technology books for makers, hackers, and electronics hobbyists.

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10
Categories:

Author information

Dr. Simon Monk has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. He spent several years as an academic before he returned to industry, co-founding the mobile software company Momote Ltd. He has been an active electronics hobbyist since his early teens and is an occasional author in hobby electronics magazines. Simon is author of 30 Arduino Projects for the Evil Genius.

Table of contents

Chapter 1 Coil Gun Chapter 2 Trebuchet Chapter 3 Ping Pong Ball Minigun Chapter 4 Mini Laser Turret Chapter 5 Balloon-popping Laser Gun Chapter 6 Touch Activated Laser Sight Chapter 7 Laser-grid Intruder Alarm Chapter 8 Persistence of Vision Display Chapter 9 Covert Radio Bug Chapter 10 Laser Voice Transmitter Chapter 11 Flash Bomb Chapter 12 High Brightness LED Strobe Chapter 13 Levitation Machine Chapter 14 Light Seeking Microbot Chapter 15 Surveillance Robot Appendix A Electronics Construction Primer