Using "leftover" parts

A project log for Make It So! The Star Trek TNG Mini Display

A microcontroller-based Star Trek TNG operational display

Darian JohnsonDarian Johnson 06/13/2020 at 08:570 Comments

I've been in a funk the last 3 months (since the COVID-19 crisis). Building/making always helps when I need to clear my head. Unfortunately, I couldn't think of a good project to start... so I decided to remix an old project with leftover parts.

My voltage measurement tool was build with an INA219 Featherwing, so I decided to harvest that from my old project to build the ST TNG monitor. 

Here's a list of what I already had:

To finish the project, I purchased a TFT 3.5 Featherwing and BME680 sensor.