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20-Watt Solar Panel by Parker Jardine in Primer. With a few solar-cells and a plastic case, you can utilize the sun’s energy to power anything from a light bulb to your entire house. Page 158 – MAKE 12. Read this article now in the MAKE digital edition.

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Solar Power System Design – A Primer @ MAKE
Solering and Desoldering – A Primer @ MAKE
HOW TO – Make printed circuit boards – A Primer @ MAKE
Welding – A Primer @ MAKE
Microcontroller Programming – A Primer @ MAKE
Sensor interfaces – A Primer @ MAKE
MIDI control – A Primer @ MAKE
Moldmaking by MythBuster Adam Savage – A Primer @ MAKE
Working with carbon fiber – A Primer @ MAKE

Becky Stern

Becky Stern is head of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site: