Replacement: None. We are no longer carrying this product in our catalog. This page is for reference only.
Description: This is a great beginner's embedded electronics kit featuring a surface mount version of the BASIC Stamp 2. The BS2-IC is mounted on a project platform, which features a 9-pin serial connector, breadboard area, power and reset buttons and more. The kit also comes with a components pack - complete with LEDs, a servo motor, buzzer and more - to support you in building over 40 projects!
Also included with the kit is What's a Microcontroller, a 350-page spiral bound devoted to answering the question its title poses. The activities in this text incorporate a variety of fun and interesting experiments designed to appeal to a student’s imagination by using motion, light, sound, and tactile feedback to introduce new concepts.
This kit requires a computer with a serial port. An optional USB to Serial adapter is related below.