LDK Experiment 5: Make Your Own Switch

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Negative trace

negative LED pin

Beginning with a new thread, sew down the negative pin of the LED.

negative LED to battery

From here, sew a trace back to the negative pins of the battery pack and stitch those down as well.

snapped and lit!

That’s it! Slide your battery into the battery holder, positive side up, and turn on the switch on the battery pack. Try snapping and unsnapping your felt switch a few times. When it’s snapped, the light will turn on, unsnapped, it will turn off!