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10,758 results for 16x2 character lcd

Products 3369 found

Basic 16x2 Character LCD - RGB Backlight 5V

LCD-10862
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - White on Black 5V

LCD-00709
$ 15.95
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Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Yellow on Blue 5V

LCD-00790
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Red on Black 5V

LCD-00791
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Black on Green 5V

LCD-00255
$ 13.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Black on Green 3.3V

LCD-09053
$ 13.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Red on Black 3.3V

LCD-09051
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Amber on Black 3.3V

LCD-09054
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - White on Black 3.3V

LCD-09052
$ 14.95
Modkit MotoProto Shield

DEV-10018
$ 29.95
LCD Button Shield V2

DEV-13293
$ 12.95
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Basic 16x2 Character OLED -  Yellow on Black

LCD-11987
$ 24.95
Serial Enabled 16x2 LCD - Red on Black 5V

LCD-09394
$ 24.95

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Tutorials 309 found

Graphic LCD Hookup Guide

November 18, 2013

How to add some flashy graphics to your project with a 84x48 monochrome graphic LCD.

OLED Display Hookup Guide

October 22, 2013

A simple hookup guide to get you started with the OLED LCD.

Vernier Photogate

January 7, 2014

Vernier Photogate Timer -- using the Serial Enabled LCD Kit.

RGB Panel Hookup Guide

December 12, 2013

Make bright, colorful displays using the 32x32 and 32x16 RGB LED panels. This hookup guide shows how to hook up these panels and control them with an Arduino.

Using AT&T's M2X With the CC3000

September 2, 2014

A set of tutorials and examples to show how to connect an Arduino and CC3000 to AT&T's M2X data streams. We show how to post, fetch, and delete data. The final lesson is controlling an LED from an M2X stream.

Galileo Experiment Guide

September 19, 2014

Learn how to work with the Galileo with this Awesome experiment guide! Follow 16 experiments to become a Galileo all-star.

SIK Experiment Guide for Arduino - V3.2

October 23, 2014

The SparkFun Inventor's Guide is your map for navigating the waters of beginning embedded electronics. This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 16 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit, 16 circuits of the SparkFun Arduino Kit, 8 circuits of the RedBoard Starter Kit.

BC118 BLE Mate 2 Hookup Guide

January 15, 2015

Hooking up and using the BLE Mate 2, which uses the BC118 BLE module from BlueCreations.

Exploring XBees and XCTU

June 5, 2014

How to set up an XBee using your computer, the X-CTU software, and an XBee Explorer interface board.

OBD II Uart Hookup Guide

March 4, 2014

How to start working with the OBD-II Uart board.

How Chip-On-Boards are Made

May 28, 2014

COB or chip-on-board is a low cost way of soldering an IC to a PCB. Checkout this tutorial to see how it is done!

Teardown: DDC Mobile X900

June 3, 2014

Nate picked up a bricktastic phone in China. Let's take it apart!!!

H2OhNo!

November 25, 2013

Learn all about microcontrollers and basic electronics with the H2OhNo! water alarm and development board.

I2C

July 8, 2013

An introduction to I2C, one of the main embedded communications protocols in use today.

How to Install FTDI Drivers

June 4, 2013

How to install drivers for the FTDI Basic on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
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FreeSoC2 Introduction

May 14, 2015

The FreeSoC2 is an Arduino-compatible PSoC5LP-based development board, produced by SparkFun in collaboration with Jon Moeller (developer of the original FreeSoC) and Cypress Semiconductor.

Micro OLED Breakout Hookup Guide

October 30, 2014

Learn how to hook up the Micro OLED breakout to an Arduino. Then draw pixels, shapes, text and bitmaps all over it!

Digital Sandbox Experiment Guide

July 31, 2014

Your guide to the Digital Sandbox! 16+ experiments that, using a graphical programming language, teach you to blink LEDs, monitor microphones, read temperature, and much more.

LDK Experiment 2: Multiple LED Circuits

October 2, 2013

Design both parallel and series e-textile circuits with multiple LEDs!

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Archived Tutorials 3 found

LCD Add-On Assembly Guide

The CIRC-LCD add-on to the Arduino Inventor's Kit is supplied with a strip of header pins ready to be soldered to the LCD module in the kit. This assembly guide will show you how to complete the task so you can get on with hooking the LCD up to your Arduino.

Serial LCD Kit Quickstart Guide

Your guide to all things Serial LCD Kit - assembly, usage, and example code.

LCD 16x2 Add-On

"Hello, World!" Give your Inventor's Kit the ability to display all kinds of text and numbers.

Blog 887 found

UAVs and Giant Belt Buckles

December 11, 2008 3

New MP3 belt buckle tutorial and a handful of new products covering Uzebox open source game console, Arduino compatible Funnel I/O, Port-o-Rotary Blue (with Bluetooth? connection!), function generator and counter kits, and the new Arduino Ethernet Shield.

New Product Friday: A Display of Power

November 18, 2011 50

It's Friday again, so we have more new products to talk about.

New Product Friday: Flashback Friday!

April 10, 2015 8

It's been a really slow week for new products so let's take a look at a few revs and a few older parts from the catalog.

New Product Friday: Ready, Aim, Fire!

July 12, 2013 38

Servos, a touch screen LCD, and more! Check out what's new for this week.

New Product Friday: A Display of Digital Goodness

March 15, 2013 11

We've got a new digital soldering station from Hakko, some books and LCD screens. Check them out!

X2 Gateways with Michelle

September 14, 2011 17

Tech Support's very own Michelle shows you how to use an X2 Gateway in your next project.

Enginursday: Controlling Hardware Through the Internet With M2X

September 4, 2014 0

Overview of the related M2X Learn tutorial, which walks users through the process of connecting an Arduino and CC3000 to AT&T's M2X service.

New Stuff and We're Closed!

March 27, 2009 4

We've got a new GPS buying guide, new MP3 board, serial multiplexer, SparkFun wrist belt, servo extension, iPhone LCD, low-cost DMM, a programmable oscillator, and lots of snow.

Parsing GPS with FPGA

November 29, 2011 38

Check out this GPS-based project from a SparkFun customer.

End of the Year and X-Rays in Your Scotch Tape

December 18, 2008 13

Holiday Greetings from SparkFun, a new tutorial, and a couple other useful bits of information.

The Voxel Shield

November 22, 2011 18

A great shield for driving an 8x8x8 LED matrix!

Find a cold one

April 4, 2008 0

1, 2, 3,... 19 new things to post. We are really excited about so many of these, it's hard to choose where to start.

Modkit and the Kickstarter Campaign

September 22, 2010 28

Modkit - A new web-based graphical programming interface for Arduino looking for a little help

Arduino IDE 1.6 Released

February 9, 2015 8

The latest greatest IDE is now available for download.

We're back with another Thursday New Product Post

February 24, 2011 32

We don't have a lot this week, but we've got some fun stuff and had a lot of fun with the video.

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Resources 35 found

Intro to Arduino with ArduBlock

February 6, 2014

Learn the basics of programming in Arduino using the graphical programming constructs of ArduBlock.

MakerScience and Arduino

April 7, 2014

Learn how to teach basic concepts of electricity and circuits, program a microcontroller, and integrate making, building, and inventing into your classroom

Alan Smith's Curriculum

February 6, 2014

An introduction to Arduino, microcontrollers and electrical circuits by Alan Smith.

Electronic Graphics Resources

February 6, 2014

Illustrator file with a variety of electronics images and icons. Made by Adam Meyer of bildr.org.

Five Days of Prototyping

February 6, 2014

Resources covering a five day course, including everything from schematics and PCV layout to programming, wireless and GPS.

Processing Cheatsheet

July 8, 2014

We have compiled a quick reference list of all of the common commands we use for teaching Processing. This was created in Microsoft PowerPoint. The raw, ed

Physics and Open-Source Robotics - Activities for the classroom

Brian Huang April 9, 2015

Position, velocity, acceleration, torque, and rotation—these are all key concepts in both physics and robotics. Why not integrate these things together? We

e-Textile Art Pin

Angela Sheehan June 11, 2014

Create a quick and easy piece of e-textile art using a LilyPad LED, Battery Holder, conductive thread, and coin cell battery.

Squishy Circuits

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

This tutorial shows you how to make conductive and insulating dough with every day household ingredients and how to use it to explore how electricity work.

ProtoSnap

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Teach digital and analog input and output using the RGB LEDs, buttons and buzzers with the ProtoSnap board.

Introduction to Robotics using SparkFun RedBot Mainboard

Jeffrey Branson January 15, 2015

Our team of educators piloted a class here at SparkFun in the Spring of 2014 introducing the RedBot Mainboard using the Dagu Multi Chassis platform. Here a

LilyPad with Girl Scouts: Making Electronic Fashion

February 6, 2014

Beginner's LilyPad workshop presentation contributed by Etiquette Creative.

Arduino Cheatsheet

August 19, 2014

This is an overview of the most important / commonly used Arduino commands.

Paper Circuits Pin

Angela Sheehan March 31, 2014

This quick craft project shows you how to create a circuit using copper tape instead of wire to light up an LED and make a wearable piece of e-craft art.

Programming with Simon

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

This material shows a way to re-use our popular Simon game to teach programming after you have used it to teach soldering.

RedBot & RedBoard with miniBloq

March 11, 2014

A step by step tutorial on how to use the drag and drop environment, miniBloq, to program SparkFun's RedBot and RedBoard.

Funding Sources for MakerSpaces in Libraries

April 21, 2015

Here is a short list of grants and funding sources for building out your own makerspace in your library or community center. Here are links to the raw sour

Resistance Board

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

A project using e-textiles to show the concept of resistance in an intuitive manner.

Soldering, PTH

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

These are some materials to help you teach Plated Through Hole Soldering.

Video Games and Controllers with Analog Pong and Processing - Gaming

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Learn how to create a video game and controller while learning basic programming, math, Cartesian graphing methods, Serial communication and sensor input.

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Classes 1 found

July 6, 2015

Microcontrollers for Educators

Connecting the STEM Dots: Microprocessors and Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Classroom. Colorado State University Dep…

Articles 62 found

Press Release - April 16, 2010

START YOUR ENGINES   SparkFun's Second Annual Autonomous Vehicle Competition to Take Place on April 17th   BOULDER, Colo. April 16, 2010 – On April…

Wireless Buying Guide

Wireless Buying Guide When it comes to throwing data over the ether, there are a lot of options. If you’re confused about what wireless technology is best for your next project then keep on rea…

Intel Professional Development Tour - 2015

SparkFun & Intel Professional Development Tour We invite you to join the tour Google+ community for extra content and to learn from other participants! Teaching and learning computati…

Accelerometer, Gyro and IMU Buying Guide

Accelerometer, Gyro and IMU Buying Guide Accelerometers and gyros are becoming increasingly popular in consumer electronics, so maybe it’s time you added them to your project! Scrolling through…

Intel Professional Development Tour - 2014

SparkFun & Intel Professional Development Tour We invite you to join the tour Google+ community for extra content and to learn from others participants! Teaching and learning computat…

Arduino Buying Guide

Arduino Buying Guide Let’s face it, there are a lot of different Arduino boards out there. How do you decide which one you need for your project? With this table, you can not only compare featu…

Press Releases - 2011

January 12, 2011 - THE MAYHEM CONTINUES: SPARKFUN TO GIVE AWAY $150K OF FREE ELECTRONICS - SparkFun’s second annual Free Day set to help new and old customers alike, destroy F5 keys worldwide March…

GPS Buying Guide

GPS Buying Guide Above your head, right now, at an altitude of about 20,200 km there is a system of navigation satellites. There’s 35 of them, 24 active at any given time. It cost millions and …

Graphics Downloads

Graphics: SparkFun has amassed quite a collection nifty graphics; we’ve got logos, slogans, evil scientists, Pete, highly-educated cephalopods and more. If you’d like to use any of them for you…

XBee Buying Guide

XBee Buying Guide Welcome to the wireless world of XBee. Maybe you’ve heard of it, maybe you haven’t, either way you are in for a fun ride. XBees are tiny blue chips that can communicate …

PicoBoard & Scratch Resources

PicoBoard & Scratch Resources Here are a few resources that we’ve used here at SparkFun around teaching PicoBoard and Scratch. This page is a work-in-progress. Please email us at (education…

Defend The Open Internet

Defend the Open Internet When cash speaks louder than innovation the Internet ceases to be open.This could happen. You can stop it. I. The Internet of today Today the Internet is an open plac…

Sylvia's Super Awesome Book Projects

Sylvia’s Super Awesome Arduino Book Projects The kit is now available! Guess what?! Super-Awesome Sylvia, star of Super-Awesome Sylvia’s Super-Awesome Maker Show, has a new book for you…

Pi Day 2015

You didn’t think we had forgotten about Pi Day did you? What’s Pi Day, you ask? Well, on March 14th (A.K.A. 3-14) it’s the day we celebrate mathematics, science and all things gee…

Customer Support

Customer Support How to Help Yourself General questions about SparkFun? Check our FAQ for answers! Want to return something you purchased? The Returns Policy is for you! There is community supp…

Nathan Seidle Bio

Nathan Seidle (pronounced sigh-dle) is the founder and CEO of SparkFun Electronics in Boulder, Colo. Nathan founded SparkFun in 2003 while an undergraduate student studying electrical engineering. …

Media Live 2012

MediaLive 2012 Hello MediaLive attendees! You’re in the right place to get the files you need for today’s workshop. First Processing Sketch Second Processing Sketch Arduino Sketch Tod…

SIK Capstone Contest

Since we first started teaching with the SparkFun Inventor’s Kit (or SIK), we’ve seen some teachers and students do amazing things beyond what the kit teaches. In the SIK Capstone Co…

Geek Express

We recently sat down with Geek Express, a concept store based in Beirut, Lebanon. Geek Express recently opened to merge the ideas of a hackerspace and a retail store selling DIY electronics. Check out…

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