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Why would you make an Arduino on stripboard? The maker has a hard time getting PCB’s made where he lives. Check out the site for details about the build. As a special bonus, you can see what happens when you solder a capacitor in backwards. BOOM!

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Marc de Vinck

I’m currently working full time as the Dexter F. Baker Professor of Practice in Creativity in the Masters of Engineering in Technical Entrepreneurship Program at Lehigh University. I’m also an avid product designer, kit maker, author, father, tinkerer, and member of the MAKE Technical Advisory board.



  1. Paul Eastham says:

    Protoduino contains all the basic Arduino circuitry as well as several stripboard-like areas to build your project.

  2. anachrocomputer says:

    I made a similar Arduino-like board using Veroboard; photos on Flickr:

    1. Marc de Vinck says:


      That is really nice, thanks for posting it!