11,198 results for 5V character lcd basic

Products 3380 found

Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Red on Black 5V

LCD-00791
$ 14.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - Yellow on Blue 5V

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

LCD-00709
$ 15.95
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Basic 20x4 Character LCD - Black on Green 5V

LCD-00256
$ 17.95
Basic 16x2 Character LCD - RGB Backlight 5V

LCD-10862
$ 14.95
Basic 8x2 Character LCD - Black on Green 5V

LCD-11122
$ 9.95
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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 OLED -  Yellow on Black

LCD-11987
$ 24.95
Voltage Regulator - 5V

COM-00107
$ 0.95
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FTDI Cable 5V

DEV-09718
$ 17.95
3
Mega Pro 5V

DEV-11007
$ 44.95
1
Basic 8x2 Character LCD - Black on Green 3.3V

LCD-11708
$ 9.95
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
LilyPad FTDI Basic Breakout - 5V

DEV-10275
$ 14.95
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Tutorials 291 found

Graphic LCD Hookup Guide

November 18, 2013

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

Bluetooth Basics

August 26, 2013

An overview of the Bluetooth wireless technology.

Serial Terminal Basics

September 9, 2013

This tutorial will show you how to communicate with your serial devices using a variety of terminal emulator applications.

Actobotics Basic Differential Platform

December 22, 2014

Get started with Actobotics with this simple vehicle. Then expand and customize it for your own evil robot empire.

FTDI SmartBasic Hookup Guide

October 3, 2014

How to use an FTDI SmartBasic Board to program an Arduino and access another serial device over the hardware serial port, without unplugging anything!

Accelerometer Basics

March 28, 2013

A quick introduction to accelerometers, how they work, and why they're used.

Logic Levels

June 3, 2013

Learn the difference between 3.3 V and 5 V devices.

GPS Basics

December 14, 2012

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is an engineering marvel that we all have access to for a relatively low cost and no subscription fee. With the correct hardware and minimal effort, you can determine your position and time almost anywhere on the globe.

OLED Display Hookup Guide

October 22, 2013

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

Connector Basics

January 18, 2013

Connectors are a major source of confusion for people just beginning electronics. The number of different options, terms, and names of connectors can make selecting one, or finding the one you need, daunting. This article will help you get a jump on the world of connectors.

Switch Basics

May 7, 2013

A tutorial on electronics most over-looked and under-appreciated component. The switch! Explaining the difference between momentary and maintained switches. And what all those acronyms (NO, NC, SPDT, SPST, ...) stand for.

LDK Experiment 1: Lighting Up a Basic Circuit

February 7, 2013

The first experiment in the LilyPad Design Kit series. In this exercise, you will learn how a basic e-textiles circuit works, and light up a sewable LED using a coin cell battery holder and conductive thread.

Vernier Photogate

January 7, 2014

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

E-Textile Basics

September 1, 2013

Here you will learn all of the basics of electronic textiles and how to sew.

Logomatic Hookup Guide

May 29, 2014

Basic introduction and hook-up guide for the SparkFun Logomatic.

How to Install FTDI Drivers

June 4, 2013

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

Wake-on-Shake Hookup Guide

March 13, 2015

A basic hookup guide for getting started with the SparkFun Wake-on-Shake.

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Archived Tutorials 5 found

Color LCD Shield Quickstart Guide

Add some zest to your Arduino with the Color LCD Shield. This tutorial goes over basic assembly, and shows how to use the shield with the ColorLCDShield Arduino library.

Serial LCD Kit Quickstart Guide

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

HAB - Sensor System, Flight Computer, and Radio System

A break down of all the sensors chosen, the main PCB layout, and the high power radios and antennas used.

Laser Tape Measure Hacking

We tear apart a common laser tape measure. A good lesson in how to hack, how to document, and hitting walls.

Mr. Roboto Quickstart Guide

Hone both your soldering and programming skills with Mr. Roboto.

Blog 920 found

Soldering Basics

January 11, 2008 0

After a fair amount of work, we have completed what we hope to be an educational kit and supporting printed materials to go along with the <a href="http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/present.php?p=BEE-7-SMDSoldering">SMD Soldering</a> lecture.

New Product Friday: A Basic Product Post

October 28, 2011 43

We have a good balance of products for this week. Check them out and see if one can be a solution for a problem with your project.

Nuclear Fusion

December 8, 2008 22

Checkout our caliper battery hack and a new class on creating basic schematics.

Enginursday: Computer Basics

April 9, 2015 6

Exploring a simple von Neumann architecture computer

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.

Basic Differential Platform with Actobotics

January 19, 2015 5

A new tutorial to help you get started with robotics using Actobotics.

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!

New Product Friday: Back to Basics

October 3, 2014 7

New Products! SmartBasic, Power Resistors, mid-week releases, and more!

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.

OSHW Definition V1.0

February 11, 2011 33

We've released the first definition of Open Source Hardware.

Arduino Starter and Advanced Tutorials

October 13, 2009 2

Arduino/STK500 bootloader tutorial and a basic Arduino beginner's tutorial. SparkFun is sponsoring Copenhagen Suborbitals! Someday, a Logomatic in space...

More new!

March 21, 2008 0

Wow! We've had a lot of new gadgets posted this week! Don't forget to check the listing from yesterday as well.

Product Post Thursday!

January 27, 2011 47

Another new product post, now with extra shenanigans.

Do you smell what SparkFun is cookin'?

November 13, 2008 9

A handful of new products, an ingenious tutorial, and SparkFun's first class!

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Resources 35 found

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

Learn about breadboards, series and parallel circuits and basic sensors with this power point by Rick Anderson.

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.

Electronic Graphics Resources

February 6, 2014

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

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.

Processing the Danger Shield

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

This material teaches the creation and manipulation of basic shapes using Processing and SparkFun's Danger Shield.

Paper Circuits: Lotus Flower Pop Up Card

Angela Sheehan May 6, 2014

Templates used in the Have Fun with Paper Circuitry workshop at GESTEM on 5/9/14.

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

Resistance Board

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

LilyPad With No Programming

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introductory handout covering sewing with conductive thread and how to avoid short circuits in e-textiles with LilyPad components.

How to Solder Comic

February 6, 2014

This comic describes how to do plated through hole soldering in an easy to understand visual format.

Paper Circuits: Light Up Valentine Pop Up Cards

Angela Sheehan March 27, 2014

Templates and slide presentation used in the Light Up Your Love with Paper Circuitry class on 2/12/14.

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.

Driving to Scratchville

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introduction to programming and sensor input isng scratch and the Pico Board.

LilyPad In-Depth

February 6, 2014

Learn how to create circuits that use a LilyPad microcontroller and what you need to program your microcontroller to react to input and provide output.

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.

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.

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.

LilyPad With Programming

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Get started prototyping without a breadboard using the ProtoSnap LilyPad Development Board to control buzzers, vibration motors, RGB LEDs and more.

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.

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Classes 2 found

May 30, 2015

Costuming with Electronics: Beyond the Blink

Join us for an afternoon of electronic costuming. In this workshop we will be talking specifically about adding input to your wear…

July 6, 2015

Microcontrollers for Educators

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

Articles 54 found

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…

Retrosparktive

In just a few weeks, SparkFun will be vacating its offices at 6175 Longbow and moving on up to Dry Creek Parkway. For those of you that have been with us since our humble beginnings, this is a pretty …

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 - 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 Day 2015

On Arduino Day, starting at 12:01 a.m. MDT 3/28/2015 and running until 11:59:59 p.m. MDT 3/28/2015, we’re offering heavy discounts on some of our favorite Arduino and Arduino-compatible boards…

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 …

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 …

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 others participants! Teaching and learning computat…

Actobotics

Actobotics Actobotics is a robotics building system based around extruded aluminum channels, gears, precision shafts, and ball bearings. Thanks to the two standardized hole patterns, nearly all Actob…

Connect AnyThing Curriculum

Welcome to Connect AnyThing This website is designed to support classroom teachers, volunteers, and staff in museums, libraries, and Maker spaces, basically anyone engaging new audiences …

TEI 2012

TEI 2012 Welcome to SparkFun’s workshop! Follow the link below for the class materials and code you’ll need to follow along. TEI Materials (5.4MB .zip)

The SparkFun Dumpster Dive

The Dumpster Dive is sold out! Check back later for the next Dumpster Dive!

Holiday Shipping 2013

With the holidays rapidly approaching, we want to make sure you get your presents in time! Please refer to the below shipping methods and dates to make sure you get your order by Dec. 24th. Please …

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…

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. …

Tours

Ever wondered what sort of hijinks go on behind the scenes at SparkFun? Do you dream of seeing certain SparkFun folks in their natural habitat? Well you’re in luck, because we host public tours …

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…

Press Releases - 2012

January 25, 2012 - SparkFun Electronics’ Third Annual Free Day Event Draws More Than 32,000 Unique Website Visitors! - $200,000 in Store Credit Given Away During Website Free-For-All February 8, 20…

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…

USASEF 2012

Thank you for stopping by the SparkFun booth at USASEF! The United States Science and Engineering Festival’s mission was to re-invigorate the interest of our nation’s youth in science, tech…

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