Check out this tutorial to get started with the Microview!

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A fun holiday project to try for anyone looking to catch Santa on Christmas!

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There's still time to build this great trick or treating bag for your kid - or yourself!

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Check out this video tutorial for building your own soil moisture sensor.

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Check out this new tutorial and learn how to build your own jumbotron!

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Make this great card for Father's Day, birthdays - or any occasion with a dash of DIY is the answer.

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Check out this new guides for getting started in the world of XBee.

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One of our engineers has written a couple tutorials for one of our new favorite boards - check them out!

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Check out this new tutorial on how to use our Hot-Air Rework Station.

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With a few pieces of machinery, you can make your very own solder paste stencils to aid in surface-mount soldering.

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Test your bare LEDs with a set of hacked tweezers - and don't worry about polarity!

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Build your own Vacuum Molding machine and start making plastic parts in your home shop!

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Getting started with the Raspberry Pi? Well, SparkFun has something for you.

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Learn to Solder

Check out our beginning soldering video!

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Logging earthquake data with an accelerometer.

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We've updated our <a href="">Eagle Footprint Library</a> on the Open Circuits website (we love that place!)

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