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Super "Power".........as the sun shines(1)

 A solar circuit is presented here is… a device for collecting sunlight. To keep things simple, we’re using a single nicely made small solar panel for all of these circuits. The panel that we’re using for these circuits can be procured from Dx.com for as low as Rs325/- .


Shop URL http://www.dx.com/p/1-8w-polysilicon-solar-panel-black-394260


Why  this panel ? 
its a  Polysilicon Solar Panel. 

Easy to connect 

This epoxy coated for toughness. On the back of the panel are two (thin) solderable terminals, with marked polarity. (While you can solder directly to the terminals, be sure to stress-relieve the connections, e.g., with a blob of epoxy over your wires.) .This guy throw a nice little 90 mA,  to 120mA . That is tiny power to be harvested with a super cap . 

Where to Use 'The circuit ' 



 well there are couple of use cases  viz smaller controllers that need 'small power' 


 blinks 



 Example : water level sensor 

 road safety blinker 
 plant water reminders 
 even a battery saver calling bell 
  
We will come with the viable circuit to be used in next post ... 
After GST rates were fixed importing is easy .

A typical experimenter   board can be  easily made with digi spark https://potentiallabs.com/cart/digispark-attiny-85-online-india-hyderabad

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you said Joule Thief?

you said Joule Thief? you said Joule Thief? 

It’s a little wisp of a circuit that allows you to drive aPOWER  LED from a low voltage. Normally, if you want to light up a blue or white LED you need to provide it with 3 – 3.5 V, like from a 3 V lithium coin cell.


But the magic of JT is  a 1.5 V battery like a AA cell simply will work. 
Easy make  Joule Thief,  works like a charm. Not only does it work with a brand new battery, but it works until the battery is nearly dead– down to 0.3 V. 

That’s well below the point where your other toys will tell you the battery is dead, so it can steal every last joule of energy from the battery (hence the name).

how about a cellphone charger , yes it is doable , we are here to give you  a usable tested diagram .


get  the ring toroid from a OLD smps of pc ! 

Home for everyone ! DIY enclosure for circuits

We at SELABs yet at proto stage , some protos have  been finalized but leaving the circuit naked and casing are two things .
 The casing is 30% extra task .
 Remember projects without box gets damaged or lost .


 You are an Engineer not a craftman so dont go buying all tools , dremels needed but cost Rs 4000 to 8000. For starters they are not a must .

 To make the DIY enclosure for circuits you will need


Fasteners : 3 sizes 3mm//4mm length screw and nut pars : Buy a lot Drill and file and hecksaw : these are tools of trade . drill are there in tolexo dot com for 600Rs Round and flat file needed too .  A cheapo soldering to melt away plastic, A nail file to heat and cut plastic  Acrylic cutters : in case making from acrylic , I recommend a acrylic cutter 100RS or so in amazon    Needed knobs and sockets to be bought in aliexpress , it is the  better way    dc sockets : 20Nos    plugs : 20    audio sockets and jack 20pair    Knobs 50   3pdt _ for guitar padels 10Nox or 20 in Pack 
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