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SparkFun RedBot Sensor - Accelerometer

SEN-12589
9.95
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - MMA8452Q

SEN-12756
9.95
6
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - MMA8452Q (with Headers)

BOB-13926
10.49
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - LIS3DH

SEN-13963
4.95
1
LilyPad Accelerometer ADXL335

DEV-09267
14.95
1
Triple Axis Accelerometer - ADXL335

COM-09265
9.95
2
Triple Axis Accelerometer - ADXL345

SEN-09045
9.95
Triple Axis Accelerometer - LIS331HH

COM-09755
9.95
3-Axis Gyro/Accelerometer IC - MPU-6050

SEN-10937
12.95
3-Axis MEMS Accelerometer - MMA8452Q

COM-10953
2.95
SparkFun Single Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL193 (+/-250g)

SEN-09332
29.95
3
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL377

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24.95
2
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - LIS331

SEN-10345
9.95
2
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL335

SEN-09269
14.95
6
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL337

SEN-12786
9.95
1
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL345

SEN-09836
17.95
9
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer and Gyro Breakout - MPU-6050

SEN-11028
39.95
2
SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer Breakout - ADXL362

SEN-11446
14.95
1
micro:bit

DEV-14208
16.5
Arduino 101

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30
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Teensy Prop Shield

DEV-13995
19.95
1
SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Arduino 101

KIT-13844
149.95
SparkFun IMU Breakout - MPU-9250

SEN-13762
14.95
5
SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Genuino 101

KIT-13874
149.95
1
Arduino 101  Lab Pack

LAB-13849
1500
1
SparkFun 6 Degrees of Freedom IMU Digital Combo Board - ITG3200/ADXL345

SEN-10121
39.95
4
SparkFun 9DoF IMU Breakout - LSM9DS1

SEN-13284
24.95
5
SparkFun RedBot Basic Kit

ROB-13166
84.95
9
WiiChuck Adapter

DEV-09281
1.95
SparkFun Triple Axis Magnetometer Breakout - MAG3110

SEN-12670
14.95
2
SparkFun 9DoF Sensor Stick

SEN-13944
14.95
4
SparkFun 6 Degrees of Freedom Breakout - LSM6DS3

SEN-13339
9.95
SparkFun 6 Degrees of Freedom Breakout - LSM303C

BOB-13303
14.95
BITalino (r)evolution Board Kit

DEV-14022
209.95

SEN-10736
12
SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot

ROB-12649
119.95
22
SparkFun 9DoF Razor IMU M0

SEN-14001
49.95

SEN-11234
mbed Application Board

DEV-11695
59.95
SparkFun Photon IMU Shield

DEV-13629
24.95
2
mbed Starter Kit

KIT-12968
139.95
4
SparkFun Block for Intel® Edison - 9 Degrees of Freedom

DEV-13033
15.95
11
Genuino 101

DEV-13984
30

DEV-10018
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SparkFun Tri-Axis Gyro Breakout - L3G4200D

SEN-10612
49.95
SparkFun Inventor's Kit for LabVIEW

KIT-13271
149.95
7
SparkFun Triple-Axis Digital-Output Gyro Breakout - ITG-3200

SEN-11977
24.95
2
SparkFun Wake on Shake

SEN-11447
24.95

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MMA8452Q Accelerometer Breakout Hookup Guide

June 11, 2014

How to get started using the MMA8452Q 3-axis accelerometer -- a solid, digital, easy-to-use acceleration sensor.

Accelerometer Basics

March 28, 2013

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

ADXL337 and ADXL377 Accelerometer Hookup Guide

July 17, 2014

How to get started using both the ADXL337 and ADXL377 3-axis accelerometers with analog outputs.

ADXL345 Hookup Guide

September 13, 2016

Get started with the ADXL345 Accelerometer.

LSM6DS3 Breakout Hookup Guide

August 13, 2015

A hookup guide for the LSM6DS3, which features a 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, and FIFO buffer.

LSM9DS0 Hookup Guide

February 27, 2014

How to assemble, connect to, and use the LSM9DS0 -- an accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer all-in-one.

LSM9DS1 Breakout Hookup Guide

August 13, 2015

A hookup guide for the LSM9DS1, which features a 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, and 3-axis magnetometer. It's an IMU-in-a-chip!

Are You Okay? Widget

May 23, 2014

Use an Electric Imp and accelerometer to create an "Are You OK" widget. A cozy piece of technology your friend or loved one can nudge to let you know they're OK from half-a-world away.

Dungeons and Dragons Dice Gauntlet

August 13, 2013

A playful, geeky tutorial for a leather bracer that uses a LilyPad Arduino, LilyPad accelerometer, and seven segment display to roll virtual 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 20, and 100 side dice for gaming.

Photon IMU Shield Hookup Guide

July 2, 2015

Learn how to use the SparkFun Photon IMU Shield for your Photon device which houses an on-board LSM9DS1 system-in-a-chip that houses a 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, and 3-axis magnetometer.

Teardown: Misfit Shine Activity Tracker

April 3, 2014

A quick tear down of the popular fitness tracking device, the Misfit Shine.

9DoF Sensor Stick Hookup Guide

August 25, 2016

How to connect and use the SparkFun 9 Degrees of Freedom Sensor Stick with an Arduino

Getting Started with the RedBot

August 8, 2013

A simple introduction to SparkFun's RedBot robotics platform.

SparkFun Blocks for Intel® Edison - 9 Degrees of Freedom Block

August 19, 2015

A quick overview of the features of the 9 Degrees of Freedom Block.

Experiment Guide for RedBot with Shadow Chassis

May 28, 2015

This Experiment Guide offers nine experiments to get you started with the SparkFun RedBot. This guide is designed for those familiar with our SparkFun Inventors Kit and want to take their robotics knowledge to the next level.

LSM303C 6DoF Hookup Guide

October 8, 2015

A basic guide to get started with the LSM303C 6 Degrees of Freedom Breakout.

LIS3DH Hookup Guide

December 29, 2016

A guide to connecting the LIS3DH to a microcontroller and using the Arduino library.

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot

February 10, 2015

This Experiment Guide offers nine experiments to get you started with the SparkFun RedBot. This guide is designed for those familiar with our SparkFun Inventors Kit and want to take their robotics knowledge to the next level.

9DoF Razor IMU M0 Hookup Guide

December 1, 2016

How to use and re-program the 9DoF Razor IMU M0, a combination of ATSAMD21 ARM Cortex-M0 microprocessor and MPU-9250 9DoF-in-a-chip.

Das Blinken Top Hat

January 22, 2014

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

Blynk Board Washer/Dryer Alarm

March 31, 2016

How to configure the Blynk Board and app to notify you when your washer or dryer is done shaking.

HMC6343 3-axis Compass Hookup Guide

August 7, 2014

How to hook the HMC6343 -- a high-end, tilt-compensated compass module -- up to an Arduino. Never get lost again!

Photon Wearable Shield Hookup Guide

July 2, 2015

Learn how to use the Photon Wearable Shield for your next projects!

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Edison Experiment Guide

December 17, 2015

Learn how to harness the power of the Intel® Edison using JavaScript to post data to the cloud, control electronics from smartphones, and host web pages that interact with circuits.

Wake-on-Shake Hookup Guide

March 13, 2015

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

SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board

April 28, 2016

This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 21 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board.

RedBot Sensor - Wheel Encoder

December 25, 2014

The RedBot Wheel Encoder allows you to track the number of revolutions each wheel has made. Learn how to assemble and work with the RedBot Wheel Encoder.

MPU-9150 Hookup Guide

August 13, 2015

A basic guide to get started with the MPU-9150 9 Degrees of Freedom Breakout.

Assembly Guide for RedBot with Shadow Chassis

May 28, 2015

Assembly Guide for the RedBot Kit. This tutorial includes extra parts to follow to go along with the RedBot Inventor's Kit tutorial.

RedBot Assembly Guide Rev 02

September 2, 2014

Assembly Guide for the RedBot Kit. This tutorial includes extra parts to follow to go along with the RedBot Inventor's Kit tutorial.
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Getting Started With the Micro:bit

March 21, 2017

The micro:bit is a compact, powerful programming tool that requires no software installation. Read on to learn how to use it YOUR way!

The Uncertain 7-Cube

March 8, 2013

The Uncertain 7-Cube is a non-committal, less-than-helpful, but also entirely honest fortune teller. Simply ask it a yes or no question, give it a nudge, and the 7-Cube will dutifully inform you that it doesn’t have all the facts and doesn’t feel comfortable making a guess.

MPU-9250 Hookup Guide

July 28, 2016

Get up and running with the MPU-9250 9-axis MEMS sensor.

SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board (Spanish)

April 28, 2016

This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 21 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board.

SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board (French)

April 28, 2016

This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 21 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board.

Sensor Kit Resource Hub

May 5, 2016

An overview of each component in the SparkFun Sensor Kit, plus links to tutorials and other resources you'll need to hook them up.

MAG3110 Magnetometer Hookup Guide

October 24, 2016

Get started with the MAG3110 3-Axis Magnetometer and learn how to make your own digital compass that senses the Earth's magnetic fields.

Lessons in Algorithms

December 21, 2016

Learn techniques on how to use Finite Impulse Response (FIR) filters and other data-processing tools to turn data into information.

Programming the pcDuino

March 12, 2013

With great power comes great complexity. This tutorial will teach you some of the basic concepts needed to get the most out of programming your pcDuino.

SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board (Chinese)

April 28, 2016

This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 21 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board.

Switch Basics

May 7, 2013

A tutorial on electronics' most overlooked and underappreciated component: the switch! Here we explain the difference between momentary and maintained switches and what all those acronyms (NO, NC, SPDT, SPST, ...) stand for.

mbed Starter Kit Experiment Guide

November 27, 2014

This Experiment Guide will get you started with the wonderful world of mbed microcontrollers. Need to find that next step after mastering the Arduino? This a great place to take those skills to the next level.

MetaWatch Teardown and Arduino Hookup

August 13, 2013

Tearing down the nifty bluetooth-enabled MetaWatch. Then building an Arduino sketch to control it.

Capacitors

June 19, 2013

Learn about all things capacitors. How they're made. How they work. How they look. Types of capacitors. Series/parallel capacitors. Capacitor applications.

Getting Started with the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Google's Science Journal App

May 24, 2016

This is a quick guide to using the Google Science Journal app with the Arduino 101 that's included and pre-programmed in the SIK for Google's Science Journal App.

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Earthquake Data Logger

December 6, 2010 14

Logging earthquake data with an accelerometer.

Crowdsourcing Algorithms

June 15, 2016 58

Looking for information in the noise: a contest to crowdsource a better algorithm for accelerometer data.

Night Kite

February 3, 2009 11

Casey created a kite with LEDs and accelerometer. Checkout this tutorial showing how to use the LilyPad to light up the night!

Projects!

December 4, 2008 5

Checkout this handful of projects including robot control using an accelerometer, outlet relay control, and a massive LED POV installation.

Friday Product Post: Apply Directly to the Forehead!

September 30, 2016 4

You want headers? We put headers on all the things! The IOIO-OTG, the TB6612FNG Motor Driver, and the MMA8452Q Triple Axis Accelerometer. Head(ers) On!

BASE Jumping with Accelerometers

October 3, 2008 8

A great project from a mad customer and new products in RFID, GPS, and a new WiFi module!

Friday Product Post: Good Riddance, 2016!

December 30, 2016 2

Just today and tomorrow, and then 2016 will finally be over. Let's send it off with a new 3-axis Accelerometer, a "tasty" speaker, and customizable RGB 7-segment display.

TrampoLine Musical Instrument

April 28, 2008 0

Cass emailed us about an interesting, nicely polished, new musical instrument created by a student team in the United Kingdom.

mbed USB Slingshot

March 12, 2012 13

Check out this awesome project from our friends at mbed.

The CrazyFlie

May 5, 2011 41

Check out this awesome quadcopter project

Wireless Tilt Mouse

March 31, 2011 37

Exploring XBee, accelerometers, and USB peripherals by building a wireless tilt mouse.

SparkFun Live - Elevator TARDIS Box

May 19, 2014 4

Join us on May 27t for the next episode of "SparkFun Live!"

Check out the StickybotIII

September 15, 2010 7

Check out this gecko-esque robot from California!

SparkFun Live: Elevator TARDIS Box is today!

May 27, 2014 0

If you've been waiting on the edge of your ergonomic desk chair for the next SparkFun Live build, sit back and bask in your adjustable lumbar support, because today's the day!

Ultimate IMU Video Tutorial

July 27, 2011 12

Check out this video tutorial for the Ultimate IMU.

Prologue to the Autonomous Competition: New UAVs!

January 8, 2009 3

New UAV development platforms, some useful cables, and a handful of other cool stuff!

Why we're excited about IoT

November 19, 2015 7

Everyone is talking IoT these days. We are extremely pumped about IoT, but it might not be obvious why.

Check out Twine

December 7, 2011 14

Simplifying physical computing with Twine.

New Fun

March 20, 2008 0

We had to reshuffle a few categories to make room for the new.

The final new product post of the year!

December 30, 2010 24

It's been a great year and we have just a few more products to announce before the end of the year.

An Unauthorized New Product Post

September 9, 2011 43

While the media team is away, Nick and Dave take matters into their own hands for a unique new product post.

All New Products

July 27, 2009 4

Like the title says: All New Products

We Sell Yak Fur

April 2, 2010 22

When you find yourself shaving a yak, stop, take a deep breath, and get back to your project.

Advancements in UAV Land, The Bokode Project, and Some New Stuff

August 14, 2009 6

Advancements in our UAVs, a new optical tag system called the Bokode, and new products.

Launching our products!

August 5, 2009 48

Director of Engineering Pete Dokter plots the data from a rocket launch - and suggests a new method for testing SparkFun products!

Really Neat Projects and New Products

May 7, 2009 5

A stackable robot and a high altitude balloon, along with some new products.

Bildr Tutorials

June 7, 2011 27

Check out these great SparkFun product tutorials from Bildr!

Sign Language Glove

October 5, 2010 13

An amazing glove that can translate sign language into American English!

New Products Tuesday!

April 27, 2010 7

We have a handful of new products, including the new Fez Domino, Triple Luxeon Rebel LED Breakout, ADXL345 Eval Board, the TTS256 Text-to-Speech chip, the LYPR540AH Triple Axis Gyro Board, SPI-to-UART IC Breakout, the MP3 Trigger V2, an updated microSD Shield, and a Multiplexer Breakout Board.

Parts and Projects

August 6, 2008 0

A few new items and a few customer project submissions.

Check out the AVC Poster, Course Preview, and New Products!

April 6, 2010 8

We've got an AVC poster, a video, the Arduino Inventor's Kit, a new GPS, FTDI Cables, and a handful of other new products.

A Round of New Products for Friday

August 12, 2011 27

We have a round of bright new products for you to take for a spin!

Another Thursday New Product Post

January 20, 2011 23

Take a break from planning your AVC entry to take a look at the new products for this week.

Autonomous Vehicle Competition and A Bunch of New Products

December 23, 2008 3

SparkFun is putting on a contest to see who can drive around the building the fastest. We've also got a new low-cost gyro breakout and some ding/dent items for sale.

Building Your Own Segway

August 2, 2011 19

You'll never have to walk again with this DIY Segway.

A Young Engineer Visits SparkFun

July 18, 2011 71

Sam Berrada dropped by to show off the sign language to speech system he designed. Did we mention he's in the 8th grade?

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Accelerometer, Gyro and IMU Buying Guide

September 20, 2016

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…

Arduino 101 As Seen on AGM

March 29, 2016

You Can Use the Arduino 101 in Your Projects, Too Empowers anyone to build and control cutting-edge electronics. …

Arduino 101 Workshop

April 12, 2016

Education 101 Hackathon SparkFun is proud to announce a great educational partnership with both Intel and local educational partners to provide a 2 day educator hackathon. SparkFun is …