Category Archives: Velleman

Amir Makes a Ramadan Candle! (Velleman Flickering Candle MK167)

Velleman Store / Velleman Flickering Candle MK167 $6.20 This is a slide show please click on the photo below to begin. Welcome Amir to the website!! He has been a friend of mine for a long time. I can’t really remember how we became...
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Velleman MK146 VU Meter Mini Kit

THIS IS A SLIDE SHOW, PLEASE CLICK IMAGE BELOW TO START AND SCROLL Velleman MK146 VU Meter Mini Kit – $11.15 Velleman Store I have made many Vu meters before this one however i have never made an enclosed vu meter. I have a connection with...
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Velleman MK172 Sound Star

THIS IS A SLIDE SHOW – CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW TO START Velleman MK172 Sound Star – $22.05 at the Velleman Store This is a very festive, very fun, kind of complicated kit. It took me 3 tries to get it totally right the video for this...
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3-D Smartphone Viewers Compared

  THIS IS A SLIDE SHOW, CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE ALL SLIDES Purchase Link for Cardboard Model $2.22 – (use google to see who is giving away a free one, there’s usually someone) Purchase Link for Foam “EVA” Model $10...
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Help Choosing the right 3-d Printer

Velleman Store : We’re trying to figure out if your kits are the right fit for my new maker space. I have some questions about the products in order to decide which one to get! For either printer : Can either of these be extended to an 8″ x...
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Velleman MK165 Crawling Microbug RAFFLE-GIVEAWAY!!

FULL DISCLOSURE : I have accepted gifts not in consideration of review from the distributor of this item in the past.  The item in my review as well as the one I am giving away were not gifted to me or given in consideration of my review or this...
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Velleman Covered Crawling Microbug

FULL DISCLOSURE : There was no gift for consideration or not in consideration of a review for this article.  I purchased this product when shopping with my parents, for myself. In the past, I have received gifts not in consideration of a blog...
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A Soldering Iron Guide for Kids

FULL DISCLOSURE : The “Digitally Controlled Soldering Iron (VTSSC40NU)” below was received as a gift from The Velleman Store. No special consideration from this article was given to this device as a result of this gift. This is a slide...
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Velleman Digitally Controlled Soldering Iron Unboxing

FULL DISCLOSURE :  This article is about a gift that I was sent by the Velleman Store.  I would be unboxing and reviewing similar items and I regularly buy and use Velleman items regardless of this gift. THIS IS A SLIDE SHOW : click the...
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Maker Faire 2016

Recently I attended this year’s  2016 Maker Faire here in New York City, and it was really cool. It was also really big. I expected maybe a row of tents with big companies like radio shack, Vellman, Pi, Evil Mad Scientist, and others., and...
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