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555 Timer Contest Highlights

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To mark the recent passing of Hans Camenzind, we are running a 555 mini-retrospective this week. Last year Jeri Ellsworth held a 555 timer contest in the categories of Artistic, Complex, Minimalist, and Utility. Here are some photos and schematics of the first place winners from that contest. Read more »

Top 10: 555 Timers

01 - 555 timer origami

To mark the recent passing of Hans Camenzind, we are running a 555 mini-retrospective this week. Today I've rounded up some of my personal favorite 555 content from our archives, arranged in arbitrary top 10 order. Many of these are "fun" or "meta" 555 type posts. We'll be following on... Read more »

Weekend Project: Noisemusick Kit

Make some crazy musical noise with this 555 Timer-based Noisemusick Kit. Watch the video to see it in action and pick up your own at the Maker Shed. In the Maker Shed: In the Maker Shed: 555 Noisemusick Kit To download The Noismusick Kit MP4 click here or subscribe in... Read more »

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