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Grab some parts, strap a servo on it, and you'll be reflowing solder in no time!

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The Qwiic Ideation Kit is here to spark new ideas for projects, along with a kit perfect for practicing your soldering skills.

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Are you new to the Teensy product line? Make sure to check out our Getting Started with Teensy tutorial before adding this powerful microcontroller to your project!

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Let's review an overly simple example of our new product process, and the unavoidable truth of fun over efficiency in my life...

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Recently, a team from the St. Vrain Innovation Center assembled its first custom PCB design with the help of SparkFun. This is the story behind their project and their experience.

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Which came first, the function or the form? Regardless of the course your build takes from start to finish, there's no reason it can't be seen as both technology and art.

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A new soldering kit for beginners, a soft circuits kit from ChickTech, an updated version of the OpenMV, two GPS/GNSS antennas and parts for your CNC!

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Let's take a look one of our principal suppliers of soldering tools -- Weller!

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A review of an extremely useful device to help you with soldering.

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Remixing Anouk Wipprecht's Kitty Ear soldering project shared on OSHPARK and Shapeways.

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Plenty of soldering kits are now available for you to learn or practice on!

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OK, it’s not a thing. But if it were, it might look like this.

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A wrap-up of summer events run by our community partners

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Soldering tools! Tons and tons of soldering tools! Enjoy!

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Soldering together a robot solder badge and a WeevilEye kit.

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Learning the art of soldering at Craftsbury Public Library!

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Dr. Kristi Pikiewicz discusses introducing some of her therapy clients to soldering as a way to calm and focus themselves. Yet another reason to involve kids in DIY projects?

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Paste, boards, revs, and more! Check out what's new this week.

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A 6-year old designs his very own PCB.

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