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Clever idea from Instructables user mizliz, who outfitted her LilyPad Arduino with a set of snap-on contacts so it can be quickly transferred from one soft-circuit prototype to another.


Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I write for MAKE, serve as Technical Editor for MAKE magazine, and develop original DIY content for Make: Projects.



  1. Anonymous says:

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  2. I did something similar to this with the turn signal bike jacket I made for my brother:

    I know he will probably grow out of this jacket, so the snaps will allow him to take the patch with him from one to the next. I would note that there were some intermittent connection issues with the snaps, but nothing a little silver epoxy couldn’t fix!

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