Velleman is a Belgian company producing and distributing electronics, “do-it-yourself kits” and components for hobbyists in particular. Velleman educational kits ranging from DIY electronic kits, robotics and relay boards to serious solar projects and IR transmitters.
Among the most popular Velleman projects are minikits. They are absolutely perfect for educational purposes: first, you will learn to solder, and second, you will learn how to use resistors, LEDs, RCA connectors, and various basic electronic components.
And don’t get a wrong impression about the minikits! In the case of Velleman “mini’ doesn’t mean for beginners! Minikits are considered standalone activities with hours of soldering practice, as all of them require soldering for assembly.
These minikits vary in the levels of difficulty: starting from beginners (1 level) to advanced 4 level. You can choose from audio, radio, lighting, Arduino kits, and more.
Let’s have a look at the list of the 11 most popular Velleman solder project kits:
|Velleman Roulette MK119|
|Velleman MK152 Spinning LED Wheel MiniKit|
|Velleman Brain Game MK112|
|Classic TV Pong Game MiniKit|
|Velleman MK171 Voice Changer|
|Velleman MK150 Shaking Dice Mini Kit|
|Electronic Decision Maker MiniKit MK135|
|Velleman K3400 Dual Electronic Dice|
|Velleman K8084 Volume and Tone Control Preamplifier Kit|
|Velleman MK102 Flashing LEDs Minikit|
|Velleman MK179 Proximity Card Reader Kit|
Within mini kits you can find DIY solder project kits with various level of difficulty: starting from beginners to advanced level.
Beginners may have fun with simple projects as Velleman MK101: Flashing LED Sweetheart Kit or Velleman MK100B Christmas Tree – Blue LED Version with On/OFF Switch Mini kit. (Other beginner soldering kits you can find here.)
Knowledgeable users would definitely enjoy The Velleman MK193 3D LED Cube 3 x 3 x 3 or The Velleman MK157 Mini Message Board.