Upgrade a simple, off-the-shelf Ouija board prop into a wirelessly-controlled spirit board including custom audio clips and RGB NeoPixel lighting.

Using CircuitPython, a Feather nRF52840, and a Motor FeatherWing, plus the Bluefruit app, you can take control of the seance, haunt, or theatrical effects of your choosing!

Parts

Angled shot of a Adafruit Feather nRF52840 Express.
The Adafruit Feather nRF52840 Express is the new Feather family member with Bluetooth Low Energy and native USB support featuring the nRF52840!  It's...
$24.95
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Adafruit NeoPixel LED Dots Strand - 20 LEDs at 2 inch Pitch
Attaching NeoPixel strips to your costume can be a struggle as the flexible PCBs can crack when bent too much. So how to add little dots of color? Use these stranded NeoPixel dots!...
$27.50
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Angled shot of a Assembled DC Motor + Stepper FeatherWing Add-on.
A Feather board without ambition is a Feather board without FeatherWings! This is the Fully assembled (with headers) DC Motor + Stepper FeatherWing which will let...
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Triple prototyping feather wing PCB with socket headers installed
This is the FeatherWing Tripler - a prototyping add-on and more for all Feather boards. This is similar to our
$8.50
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Angled shot of a Adafruit I2S 3W Class D Amplifier Breakout.
Listen to this good news - we now have an all in one digital audio amp breakout board that works incredibly well with the 
$5.95
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Angled shot of square black 4 x AA battery holder with on/off switch and male jumper wires.
Make a nice portable power pack with this 4 x AA battery holder. It fits any alkaline or rechargeable AA batteries in series. There's a snap on cover and an on/off switch which can...
$2.95
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Lithium Ion Polymer Battery 3.7v 2000mAh with JST 2-PH connector
Lithium-ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light, and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This...
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Top view shot of JST 2-pin Extension Cable with On/Off Switch.
By popular request - we now have a way you can turn on-and-off Lithium Polymer batteries without unplugging them.This PH2 Female/Male JST 2-pin Extension...
$2.95
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Haunted Ouija Board

You can find these (and similar props) at big box stores and Halloween stores, or search for them online. Here's one example.

The specific one used in this guide is Item #45079 by Sunstar Industries and can be found in this SKS Novelties catalog.

Optional

HD Magnet Viewing Film encased in plastic
Add extra-sensory powers to your toolkit with this nifty piece of HD Magnet Viewing Film. It's a special film that contains a ferromagnetic slurry of ultra-small...
$14.95
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This guide was first published on Nov 09, 2022. It was last updated on Feb 20, 2024.

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