Get it (Stuff)

Having a tool arsenal is super important to ensure that you and/or your students stay safe while building a project. Using the “right tool for the right job” also makes the process infinitely easier and, ultimately, it will look and function better. Here is a list of the tools that we use on a regular basis.




  1.  Safety goggles
  2. Cutting Mat


  1. Wire Cutters and/or Wire Strippers
  2. Multimeter
  3. Soldering iron station
    Also recommended to get:
          –Solder Desoldering
  4. Stranded Wire
  5. Breadboard (mini) + breadboard wires (M/M, M/F, and F/F)
  6.  PCB Board


  1. Hot glue gun
  2. Epoxy
  3. Velcro
  4. Electrical connectors:
    Molex 2-Pin Connectors
         –JST connectors


  1. Rotary Cutter (or Exacto Knife)
  2. Driver Kit (iFixIt)
  3. Drill
  4. Dremel and Accessories
  5. Jigsaw (portable)
  6. Flat Wood File
  7. Assorted Nuts and Bolts