• on Miscellaneous Electronics
  • Published in issue 7/2010 on page 54
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Breadboard as Hotplate

(Summer Circuits 2010 article)

Breadboard as Hotplate

A standard 60 mm x 100 mm piece of prototyping strip board (breadboard) can very simply be used as a 12 V warming plate. All that’s necessary is to connect the copper tracks in series. At 12 V the board will pass around 4 A giving a power dissipation of almost 50 watts.

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