Hardware

build your own smart LED device

Run animations on your own smart LED device using the Elektra LED development board powered by an ARM Cortex microcontroller.



Design resources

The following resources are available for the Elektra LED development board (40mm x 40mm):

  • OSH Park PCB order page with parts list.

  • ATSAMD21E18A ARM Cortex microcontroller firmware

  • Cross-platform USB software for download and playback of animations using a micro USB cable.





Eye safety

LED emitted light can cause eye injury. Precautions should be taken to avoid viewing bright LEDs with unprotected eyes. More information can be found here. Always cover LEDs with a protective filter/diffuser to ensure that brightness levels are safe.