New in the Maker Shed – Danger Shield!

New in the Maker Shed – Danger Shield!


Prepare to get your fun on with the most versatile self-contained Arduino add-on yet – Mr. Hoeken’s Danger Shield

The Danger Shield is an add-on for the Arduino micro controller board. It contains a variety of fun and useful electronic circuits that you can use to do fun and useful things. It is a fully self-contained shield. You plug it into your Arduino, and you can immediately start using it. No extra things to hook up, no external components. Just a really rad board ready to rock. Soldering required.

  • 3x Linear sliders w/ integrated LEDs (independently hooked up to PWM)
  • 3x Pushbuttons
  • 2x Indicator LEDs (each with a PWM)
  • 1x Piezo buzzer (for making noise!)
  • 1x Temperature sensor
  • 1x Light sensor
  • 1x Knock sensor
  • 1x 7 segment LED (with shift register)
  • Power LED and reset button

Designed by pioneering arduinaut Zach ‘Hoeken’ Smith, this puppy is a great place to start if your looking to start experimenting with Arduino. The variety of inputs and outputs can accommodate a multitude of projects – and they’re likely to get creative juices if you find yourself in need of ideas. – Danger Shield Kit


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