It’s time to part from the theoretical and get into some hands on, practical stuff once again. Today’s topic is electronics safety, specifically safety with electricity and hobbyist electronics.
If you’re scoffing at me or thinking of skipping this post, I urge you not to. You may save your life, or someone else’s. Some electronics safety measures are a no brainer, but it’s easy to forget a “no brainer” when our grey matter is occupied with our project design or unraveling the mysteries of troubleshooting a problem.
Also, there are some safety measures I’ll present that you may not have given much thought to.