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I was recently approached by music producer Decadon to add lights to an already custom guitar to make it even more one-of-a-kind. Let's check out some of the challenges I faced.
How about some drone-style footage, indoors and without a drone? With a 3D printer and a few simple components, it might be easier than it sounds!
Let's add some electricity to your favorite things. I take a LEGO® speeder from Star Wars® and use Arduino to give it a little something extra.
This visually pleasing project has endless possibilities for customization and design.
A guest post from Emily at Helium, who is here to share the projects that won!
Exciting parts call for exciting projects. This one turns a dangerous laser into a sci-fi ray gun.
Here at SparkFun, we love our dogs. When we searched deep in our dog-loving hearts, we found one true question: What if they could talk?
Try adding a LED strip to your 3D printer for better lighting with this quick and simple solution!
A re-creation of our Simon Says Soldering Kit using trampolines, spot lights and a ton of new sounds!
I built an alternative clock using a 3D printer and laser cutter.
Diamonds are... forever? My experiences 3D printing a translucent diamond theatrical prop for a choreographed piece with LEDs and capacitive touch sensing.
A simple and inexpensive way to add a little flare to some thrift store treasures.
We wanted to get you started on a high tech prank that's sure to annoy your friends and coworkers. We combine an Arduino Pro Micro with a USB Male connector to create a hardware mouse jiggler.
Angela installs some custom infinity mirrors in novelty heart-themed shoes for Valentine's fun.
My experiences exploring wearables for dancers performing a choreographed piece.
Stand out at work or at school with an electronically embedded box for valentines.
We reached out to some longtime customers and fans of SparkFun to see what they were working on 10-15 years ago.
A fun crystal-themed project in honor of SparkFun's 15th year.
Follow along as Feldi attempts to build a ceramic 3D printer using OS plans she found online.
The serial controlled motor driver is stripped of its firmware and reprogrammed to function as an amplifier. Then it's surrounded with circuits that turn the whole shebang into a portable guitar amp.. but it won't win any awards.