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Tutorials 51 found

Transistors

July 1, 2014

A crash course in bi-polar junction transistors. Learn how transistors work and in which circuits we use them.

Getting Started with the LilyPad MP3 Player

May 8, 2013

The LilyPad MP3 Player is an amazing little board that contains almost everything you need to play audio files. You can use it to create all kinds of noisy projects, from MP3 hoodies to talking teddy bears. Your imagination is the only limit! This tutorial will help you get started.

Using EAGLE: Board Layout

September 5, 2013

Part 2 of the Using Eagle tutorials, this one covers how to lay out a board after designing a schematic.

Hackers in Residence - Cosmic Ray Detector

August 11, 2014

Learn how to detect cosmic rays with this simple and cheap detector, built by Hacker in Residence Pete Marchetto.

Logomatic Hookup Guide

May 29, 2014

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

Electronics Assembly

March 1, 2013

How SparkFun assembles SMD electronics.

Working with Wire

February 8, 2013

How to strip, crimp and work with wire.

How to Use an Oscilloscope

February 25, 2014

How to work the dials and buttons on an oscilloscope, and a glossary of the o-scope lexicon.

Analog to Digital Conversion

February 7, 2013

The world is analog. Use analog to digital conversion to help digital device interpret the world.

Das Blinken Top Hat

January 22, 2014

A top hat decked out with LED strips makes for a heck of a wedding gift.

Connecting Arduino to Processing

April 25, 2013

Send serial data from Arduino to Processing and back - even at the same time!

Pushing Data to Data.SparkFun.com

July 8, 2014

A grab bag of examples to show off the variety of routes your data can take on its way to a Data.SparkFun.com stream.

How to Solder - Through-hole Soldering

September 19, 2013

Are you new to electronics and soldering? Have you soldered before but need a refresher? Do you solder all day everyday but still feel you could use a few tips and tricks? This tutorial with cover everything you need to know about through-hole soldering.
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Bare Conductive Musical Painting

May 5, 2015

Learn how to make a musical painting using the Bare Conductive Touch Board and Conductive Paint.
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How to Solder - Castellated Mounting Holes

May 12, 2015

Tutorial showing how to solder castellated holes (or castellations). This might come in handy if you need to solder a module or PCB to another PCB. These castellations are becoming popular with integrated WiFi and Bluetooth modules.

How to Use a Multimeter

December 2, 2012

Learn the basics of using a multimeter to measure continuity, voltage, resistance and current.

How to Use a Breadboard

May 14, 2013

Welcome to the wonderful world of breadboards. Here we will learn what a breadboard is and how to use one to build your very first circuit.

How to Install FTDI Drivers

June 4, 2013

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

How to Power a Project

February 7, 2013

A tutorial to help figure out the power requirements of your project.

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Graphic LCD VU Meters

Mixing analog and digital for a cool graphic LCD project

Building a Digital Speedometer

This tutorial will describe how to build a digital speedometer using a graphic LCD and a GPS enabled ARM platform.

Build an Ardubot

An Arduino powered bot made of a bunch of SparkFun bits.

Blog 290 found

According to Pete

May 2, 2011 72

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According to Pete

December 5, 2011 36

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According to Pete

April 3, 2011 38

Introducing a new video series - "According to Pete"

According to Pete

September 6, 2011 25

Check out the September edition of According to Pete

According to Pete: August edition!

August 5, 2013 60

This month, Pete talks logging. With plaid, but no flapjacks.

A Special "According to Pete"

November 5, 2012 5

Check out today's edition of According to Pete.

According to Pete: Current Mirrors

January 8, 2014 41

For this month's installment of According to Pete, our director of engineering demystifies current mirrors.

According to Pete - January Edition

January 9, 2012 25

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According to Pete - February Edition

February 6, 2012 56

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According to Pete: March Edition

March 5, 2012 29

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According to Pete - Current Sensing

July 1, 2013 28

Check out this month's episode of "According to Pete."

According to Pete - Filtering

January 7, 2013 28

Check out January's edition of "According to Pete."

According to Pete - The Time Cube

April 1, 2013 32

Check it out as Pete crafts his own time machine.

According to Pete - DIY Guitar Pickups

August 20, 2012 22

Check out this month's second installment of "According to Pete!"

According to Pete - June 6, 2011

June 6, 2011 62

You got questions about capacitors, we've got answers!

According to Pete: Transistor Biasing Configurations

November 5, 2013 31

In the November edition of According to Pete, our intrepid engineering director drops some transistor knowledge on us.

According to Pete #42 - Resonance Circuits

April 7, 2015 15

We've got some fresh "According to Pete" for your viewing pleasure!

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Resources 23 found

Giant Components

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Instructions on how to create giant functioning electronics components. For use with the Giant Breadboard.

Giant Breadboard

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Instructions on how to create a giant bread board with functioning components for use as a teaching tool.

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

Giant Soldering

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Instructions on how to create a giant prop soldering iron to demonstrate PTH and SMD soldering techniques to large groups.

Resistance Board

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

SMD Soldering

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Presentation about surface mount device (SMD) soldering.

Soldering, PTH

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

Intro to Arduino

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Here is a slide show presentation for introducing the Arduino SparkFun Inventor's Kit.

Surface Mount Device Stenciling

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Presentation used to teach Surface Mount Device Stenciling here at SparkFun Electronics.

Driving to Scratchville

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

How to Solder Comic

February 6, 2014

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

ProtoSnap Intro to Arduino

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Presentation on programming microcontrollers without having to create any circuits using the ProtoSnap board.

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

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

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

Intro to Arduino with ArduBlock

February 6, 2014

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

Simple Tools to Enhance Student Engagement with Processing

Derek Runberg March 28, 2014

Materials, presentations and examples from our presentations and workshops at the National NSTA Conference in Boston, MA

Intro to PicoBoard with Scratch

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introduction to computing using Scratch and PicoBoard.

How to Develop Embedded Software

May 23, 2014

This is a book contributed by David Clifton. The purpose of the book is to provide a real-life example of some software engineering techniques for intermed

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

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SparkFun National Tour

The SparkFun National Tour Thank you for participating in the SparkFun National Tour! As we continue to try to change the face of education, we are constantly looking for feedback on how to make our …

SparkFun West Coast Tour

Thank you for attending the SparkFun 2012 West Coast Tour! You’ve completed an electronics workshop with us on the SparkFun West Coast Tour. Terrific! But don’t stop now. Use the code bel…

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…

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…

Subscribe to the SparkFun Newsletter

Sign up for the SparkFun E-mail Newsletter! Products, news and discounts - delivered straight to your inbox. What do you get with the SparkFun newsletter? Subscribers get to be among the first to …

Full STE(A)M Ahead: Tinkering in the Arts to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

2014 Colorado Science Conference – Workshop: Full STE(A)M Ahead: Tinkering in the Arts to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Explore how light is bent, shaped, and obscured usin…

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…

Press Release - March 31, 2009

Geek Out On Tax Day Autonomous Vehicle Contest hosted by SparkFun Electronics BOULDER, Colo. March 30, 2009 — mdash; On April 15th, 2009, Boulder-based SparkFun Electronics is hosting an Auton…

Press Release - May 28, 2010

MAKERS OF ALL KINDS CONVERGE FOR WEEKEND OF MAYHEM   SparkFun Makes the Trip to San Mateo for Maker Faire 2010   BOULDER, Colo. May 28, 2010 – On May 2…

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 …