Police Lights with DIY littleBits

by JackANDJude February 8, 2014

With a marker cap and this circuit, you can instantly turn your toy car into a police car. 

Check out the video to see the circuit in action! 

Bits used: inverter, long led, power , pulse, rgb led, wire

Tags: Light Logic Gadgets

Credits: http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-littleBits-Introduction/

Videos and Recipes


  1. 1

    Assemble the circuit like this: power + pulse + wire + rgb led + inverter + long led .

  2. 2

    Using your screwdriver, set the pulse to a fast blink rate.

  3. 3

    Set the rgb led to either blue or red.

  4. 4

    Put a red or blue marker cap on the long led.

  5. 5

    Hide the power and pulse inside the car if you can. Gently use zip ties or glue dots to place your flashing police lights on top of your car.

  6. 6

    Voila! You are now the police. Roll into the room like you mean business.



Bits used (6)

Accessories used (1)


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Other Materials Used (3)

  • a medium or large toy car 1
  • glue dots 1
  • zip ties 1

Tools (1)

  • purple screwdriver
  • creeperinthegarden 8 months ago

    those don't look at all like my littlebits! great job

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