Electronics

Get Started with Electronics:

Electronics in your Class

See details on using and reserving the electronics bays.

Use Requirements

Join the course in Canvas for learning modules! (Optional)

Electronics Fundamentals 1 (Microcontrollers)

Electronics Fundamentals 2 (Motors)

Generic Soldering Tutorial

InterEGR-170 Modules

Ready to go? Head back into the electronics bays and grab what you need to get started. Check out the kits we have available in the minimart in-person, or listed below.

This is an accordion element with a series of buttons that open and close related content panels.

List of Electronics Equipment in the Makerspace

 

Make Model Qty Type and Features Permit Required
Keysight E3631A 12 Power Supply, 80W Triple Output 6V, 5A & ±25V, 1A Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Keysight 33210A 12 Function / Arbitrary Waveform Generator, 10 MHz Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Keysight MSOX3024T 12 Mixed signal oscilloscope 200 MHz 5GSa/s Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Keysight 34450A 12 Digital Multimeters, 5 ½ digi Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
AmScope SM-3TZ-80S 1 Microscope, 3.5X-90X Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Hakko FX-951-66 20 Soldering Iron, 120 Watts 400-840F Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Hakko FM-203 2 Dual Port Soldering 140 Watts Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Hakko FM-2032-52 3 FM-2032 micro soldering iron Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Hakko FR-810B 4 SMD Hot Air Rework Station Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
SRA 103 2 Soldering Dispenser Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
SRA 102 5 Soldering Dispenser Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs
Reflow Ovens T962 6 Reflow oven Lab Orientation Manufacturer’s Manual Specs

Electronics Kits (Arduinos, Soldering, Sensors, etc.)

The following kits are available for check out and use in the Makerspace:

Microcontroller Kits

  • Arduino*
  • Particle*
  • Raspberry Pi*

Electronics Kits:

  • Basic Soldering
  • Micro Soldering
  • PCB Assembly
  • Measurement (multimeter)

Sensor Kits:

  • Basic Sensors* ( go here for a complete list & datasheets )
  • LiDAR Kit** (Sick TIM 561)

* Indicates item is also for sale in the Mini-Mart.
**Instructors may check out this kit for multiple days out side of the Makerspace, contact the Shop Manager.

Links + Useful Info

PCB Fabricator Min number of boards Notes
JLCPCB 5 Full service PCB house. 24 hour turnaround. Stencils available. Low pricing. Shipping cost is high unless you use the slow boat.
PCBWay 5 Full service PCB house. 24 hour around. Stencils available. Low pricing. Shipping cost is high unless you use the slow boat.
Seeed Studio 5 3-4 day turnaround.
OSH Park 3 Double-sided PCBs are $5 per square inch for 3 copies. Good deal if your design is small. Turnaround is 12 days, however. Free shipping.
Express PCB 3 PCB can designed with their free easy-to-use layout software

Check-in during the hours below for questions pertaining to design consultation, materials, and best practices.

E-mail maker-electronics@engr.wisc.edu with questions.