Jonathan Xu
Published © GPL3+

Potato Badge

It's exactly what it sounds like. Carved with love from a fresh Yukon Gold potato. <3

BeginnerFull instructions provided2.5 hours1,138

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Potato
An complete necessity. Nothing can replace this absolute unit. A yam? Nope. A sweet potato? Maybe.
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Blinking Led
Flashy and colorful. Try getting one that switches between colors (linked above) for maximum entertainment.
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Pushbutton switch 12mm
SparkFun Pushbutton switch 12mm
Very clicky.
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Wire Cable - By the Foot
OpenBuilds Wire Cable - By the Foot
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Button Cell Battery
A CR2032 is a preferable size, though any button cell that's around 3V is good.
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Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

Story

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Schematics

Circuit Diagram

A schematic detailing the wiring behind the potato badge. It's extremely simple.

Credits

Jonathan Xu

Jonathan Xu

7 projects • 13 followers
Hardware enthusiast who's good at shorting out Arduinos. @ University of Waterloo Software Engineering 2024

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