Ha. I just build the power supply unit. It took quite longer than I expected it to. I guess Im not used to juggling the iron, the circuit, the component being soldered, and the solder. Too much to do, I used scotch tape as my 3rd hand. Lol. Anyways, a few fingers got burned, but the job got...
So, I got my
--500 pack of assorted resistors,
--my unassembled power supply,
--hook up wire,
--Switches (not the right ones :( )
--60/40 .032dia Rosin-Core Solder
--30 watt solder gun
--Plastic organizer box.
Time to put everything properly into the box, clear an area to...
Well, just bought the following items:
--a pack of LEDs
--a few slide switches
--the powersupply kit.
my main concern at this point is whether I bought the right slide switch. It wasnt a big item, only costed 1$ for a pack of 10 switches. I just dont know how Im supposed to figure...
Ok, So I think that I will start a blog on this project and later move it to a thread if it becomes a project that others might find interesting. I doubt this will be of much use to anyone but someone in a similar situation as I am: a student with a very limited budget, learning EE/CE.