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Extreme NXT: Extending the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT to the Next Level by Isabelle Hurbain, Philippe Philo Hurbain, Michael Gasperi

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APPENDIX ABreadboard ConstructionTechnique

Building the more advanced projects in this book might require you to learn some new skills. Most electronic products today use construction techniques that involve parts so small you need a microscope to handle them. Fortunately, larger electrical components that you can reasonably work with are still available. Methods to build with these parts have been around for decades, and everything you need is available at Radio Shack or other electronic distributors.

Solderless Breadboard

The first tool to become familiar with is the solderless breadboard. The term breadboard dates back to when electronic hobbyists literally built projects on a plank of wood intended for cutting bread. Many styles of breadboards ...

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