Staring at the multitude of buttons, switches and knobs on the face of an oscilloscope can be daunting. For this "Adventures in Science," we show you how to take basic measurements with an oscilloscope.

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Looking to upgrade your workshop or mad science lab with more power? Here's how to get started with benchtop power supplies.

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Just getting into electronics or want a refresher on digital multimeter basics? We've got you covered.

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Importing custom artwork into a PCB CAD program is a fun way to personalize your board.

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Build an effects pedal or analog equalizer using the SparkFun Proto Pedal!

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It's time to weigh in on the latest project from Jen Foxbot!

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Making illuminated costume items for late-night Pokémon hunting

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We have some ripe, delicious new tutorials for you

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Everything you need to design for manufacture, all in one place.

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Check out the new Blynk Board and the tutorials that have sprouted up around it.

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The Thing + the Blynk app = a match made in internet heaven.

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We built a mirror using the Intel Edison, an LCD, and a gesture sensor.

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Let's check out some stats about recent tutorial usage

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Step-by-step video instructions to get your Shapeoko mill up and running.

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