A big part of any electronics project is testing your circuit and components before moving to your final build. This is called prototyping, and it’s an important process to avoid wasting time, money and sanity when your finished project doesn’t work as expected!
There are some absolutely essential prototyping supplies that every maker should have a good stash of – breadboards and DuPont wires. There aren’t many prototypes that don’t make use of these!
Alongside these staple items are other accessories that simply make life easier when testing out your project ideas. Having protoboards, prototyping wire, Storage boxes and other accessories to hand can make your hobby a much more enjoyable experience.