Light Theremin

Light Theremin on Upcycled Dot Matrix Printer Board

Light Theremin on Upcycled Dot Matrix Printer Board

Remember, just because Weekend Projects is on break at the moment, that doesn’t mean you can’t send us your stories and pictures of your mods! Belfast-based hacker David writes in with this awesome upcycled Light Theremin

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Light Theremin Mod a Big Hit

Light Theremin Mod a Big Hit

During the course of Weekend Projects there were several projects that I was personally excited about, to both tinker with and write about. But there was one obvious crowd favorite among the fifteen beginner projects we built. While there was no competition per se, the Light Theremin was the obvious winner.

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Snap Circuit Light Theremin

Snap Circuit Light Theremin

The Light Theremin is officially one of our most-modded Weekend Projects so far, suitable for both beginner and novice makers dabbling in electronics. We’ve seen a breadboard prototype by Matt for his first foray into circuits, and a further modded version by Steven with a potentiometer thrown in for additional sound control. Now Edward writes […]

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Weekend Projects Light Theremin Mod

Weekend Projects Light Theremin Mod

Proving how extensible our own projects are, Weekend Projects reader Steven wrote in with his Light Theremin mod.

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From the Desk of Weekend Projects

From the Desk of Weekend Projects

Weekend Projects builder Matt writes in with this great story about his foray into electronics, starting with one of my favorite projects from our series, the Light Theremin.

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The Light Theremin is a Geeky Thing of Beauty

The Light Theremin is a Geeky Thing of Beauty

A circuit that requires so little and yet says so much (literally), that’s the Light Theremin. Following our step-by-step photos for our latest Weekend Project, this light-sensitive instrument should take no longer than one hour to assemble once you’ve gathered all your parts.

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