It is that time again! SparkFun Electronics will be closed Friday, January 13th for our annual inventory day. Please keep in mind that any orders placed after 2PM (Mountain Time) on Thursday, January 12th will not ship or be prepared for local pickup until we open for normal operations on Monday, January 16th. In addition, tours will resume on Friday, January 20th. Thank you for your patience!
Confused about XBee? Check out our XBee Intro and Buying Guide!
Check out this new guides for getting started in the world of XBee.
Exploring XBee, accelerometers, and USB peripherals by building a wireless tilt mouse.
New. Lots. XBee, linear pots, encoder, USB ANT Stick, a little LilyPad proto board, some AA batteries, and a new Rotary Phone using Bluetooth!
We try to stuff our RFID tag into a Car fob. It didn't work out so good. And we've got new button pad controllers, 10Hz GPS, Arduino XBee shield, new dual-axis gyros, a Nordic RF serial interface board, and a much more!
Checkout the new tutorial using the AVR ATmega168 with XBee wireless modules to create a very robust serial bootloader! We also posted a new GeoChron Blue GPS product, programmable oscillator, photocell, and a mux breakout.
Check out this nice project from a SparkFun customer.
Check out this tutorial from our own Nick Poole!
Check out this video tutorial for the Ultimate IMU.
SparkFun's module shows up in an FCC study on body sensor networks. We've also got a new speedometer tutorial and some new products.
We have some classes coming up in the next few weeks and you should be there!
Check out these cool bots from a dad and his two daughters!
A stackable robot and a high altitude balloon, along with some new products.
Today we show you a few new products and give you the inside scoop on Cyber Monday.
It's time for AVC but we still have a new SIK and a few new boards to help you interact with your Teensy!
A new breakout and a new touch pot will really help you get in contact with the region of the atmosphere and outer space seen from Earth.
A thought-provoking article from Wired and a project from one of our own!
A nicely done animatronic hand from a 15-year old customer!
A SparkFun customer designs a cool Pinewood Derby car outfitted with electronic goodies!
Tech Support's very own Michelle shows you how to use an X2 Gateway in your next project.
Check out this project from Dwight Eppinger, the Interactive Marketing Manager at Copper Mountain Ski Resort.
I'm back from vacation and we've got a wall of new products for this week.
SparkFun: One of the top Colorado Companies to Watch! And new stuff with more new stuff.
Another New Friday Product Post with Mechan-O-Pong!
Maker Faire 2008 was another extremely entertaining event. We got to catch up with lots of current customers (you guys rock) and met many new friends.
Many schools and homes have VEX robotics systems. It's an awesome and amazing platform. I've casually mentioned to several friends that integrating VEX with Arduino is super simple to do... Here's a quick snap-shot at what we got working today.
Returning from a great weekend at Maker Faire, we've got some new items posted and some pictures from Austin.
We don't have a lot this week, but we've got some fun stuff and had a lot of fun with the video.
Create an optical RS-232 link with an RGB LED and a color sensor.
SparkFun's headed to Missouri to take part in the conference - come check it out!
Check out a new class: "Processing the Danger Shield"
Sam Berrada dropped by to show off the sign language to speech system he designed. Did we mention he's in the 8th grade?
SparkFun moves up to a "real building" - business ensues
We didn't find any events that matched XBee. Would you like to Browse Classes?
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