Blinky POV is a reprogrammable LED kit that uses persistence of vision to create the illusion of text or a small picture floating in the air.
This Blinky POV is red.
Blinky POV is a standalone product and includes a pre-programmed microcontroller. The display is updated through a web page by holding the Blinky POV up to your monitor. Two squares on the web page blink, which transmits the new message or animation to the Blinky POV microcontroller.
It requires 2 AA batteries for use, and assembly requires a soldering iron and solder, a diagonal cutters, and optionally, a hot glue gun and wire strippers.
The Blinky POV is open source hardware product. This means that W&L share their files used to create these kits, including the circuit schematic, firmware, and PCB layout. W&L designed the Blinky POV to be easy to modify.
Learn how to assemble the Blinky POV!
For more information, please visit this product's webpage.