5,799 results for breadboard power

Products 1760 found

SparkFun Breadboard Power Supply 5V/3.3V

PRT-00114
$ 9.95
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SparkFun Breadboard Power Supply USB - 5V/3.3V

PRT-08376
$ 9.95
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SparkFun Breadboard Power Supply Stick - 3.3V/1.8V

PRT-13157
$ 14.95
SparkFun Breadboard Power Supply Stick - 5V/3.3V

PRT-13032
$ 14.95
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Breadboard - Classic

PRT-00112
$ 9.95
9
Breadboard - Giant

PRT-12614
$ 19.95
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Breadboard - Self-Adhesive (White)

PRT-12002
$ 4.95
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MyoWare Power Shield

DEV-13684
$ 3.95
Breadboard - Full-Size (Bare)

PRT-12615
$ 5.95
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Breadboard - Translucent Self-Adhesive (Red)

PRT-11317
$ 4.95
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Breadboard - Translucent Self-Adhesive (Clear)

PRT-09567
$ 4.95
10
SPDT Mini Power Switch

COM-00102
$ 1.5
IOIO and Breadboard Holder

DEV-11632
3.9500 $ 0.1

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Tutorials 403 found

How to Power a Project

February 7, 2013

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

Electric Power

June 26, 2013

An overview of electric power, the rate of energy transfer. We'll talk definition of power, watts, equations, and power ratings. 1.21 gigawatts of tutorial fun!

Benchtop Power Board Kit Hookup Guide

November 3, 2014

Need more power? This Benchtop ATX Power Supply Kit should help give you the boost you need to power those energy hungry projects.

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.

Large Solderable Breadboard Hookup Guide

February 27, 2014

This breadboard has a couple of tricks up it's sleeve!

LilyPad Simple Power Hookup Guide

January 15, 2015

A basic guide for getting started using the LilyPad Simple Power.

How Lithium Polymer Batteries are Made

May 28, 2014

We got the opportunity to tour the Great Power Battery factory. Checkout how LiPos are made!

Adding a Timed Button to a Project

July 29, 2015

This tutorial will walk you through making a timed power controller for interactive projects. You will learn how to add an on button that will provide power to your project for an amount of time and then turn off again.

Mini FET Shield Hookup Guide

May 1, 2014

Learn how to hookup and use the FET shield for Arduino Pro Mini 3.3V. With this shield, you can control much larger loads such as motors or large LED strips without straining your Arduino's power.
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Battery Babysitter Hookup Guide

June 23, 2016

An introduction and getting started guide for the Battery Babysitter - a flexible LiPo battery charger and monitor.

LiPo USB Charger Hookup Guide

May 1, 2014

How to charge your LiPo batteries with the USB LiPo charger. Plus how to modify your charger to set the charge current.

LTC4150 Coulomb Counter Hookup Guide

September 18, 2014

A "Coulomb Counter" is like a gas gauge for your battery. Here's how to use it.
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Beefcake Relay Control Hookup Guide

June 2, 2016

This is a guide for assembling and basic use of the Beefcake Relay Control board

FemtoBuck Constant Current LED Driver Hookup Guide V12

December 10, 2015

The FemtoBuck board is a high-efficiency, single-channel constant-current LED driver.

What is a Battery?

May 3, 2016

An overview of the inner workings of a battery and how it was invented.

Uh-Oh Battery Level Indicator Hookup Guide

April 9, 2014

Learn how to assemble and use the Uh-Oh Battery Level Indicator Kit.

Battery Technologies

February 6, 2013

The basics behind the batteries used in portable electronic devices: LiPo, NiMH, coin cells, and alkaline.

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Archived Tutorials 47 found

Breadboard Power Supply Kit 5V/3.3V Quickstart Guide

Quick start guide for the Breadboard Power Supply Kit 5V/3.3V

Breadboard programming with ICSP

A tutorial using the PIC-PG2C programmer, an ICSP cable, a polarized header, and a breadboard.

Power and Thermal Dissipation

Depending on the power needs of your circuit, the voltage regulator can get warm. Learn why this happens and how to calculate the power used in your circuit.

Wall Adapter Power Supply 9V Quick Start Guide

This guide reveals the deep dark secrets about wall power supplies.

Basic breadboard tutorial

Using the PIC-PG1B programmer - An amazing low-cost programmer that impressed us the first time we used it! A great tutorial to get your first PIC project blinking.

Beginning Embedded Electronics - 2

Getting AVR HEX code loaded onto the ATmega328.

Controllable Power Outlet

Learn how to turn on/off any device that plugs into an outlet using only 5V logic and a relay.

GPS Tracking Comparisons

Summarize and compare the tracking capabilities for 6 SparkFun GPS modules.

LS20031 GPS Assembly Guide

The Locosys LS20031 GPS module does not have a connector attached so in order to get data from the unit you will need to attach a connector. This tutorial will demonstrate how to solder a right angled 0.1" pitch connector suitable for breadboard use. You will also learn how to perform a quick connection test and then use the TinyGPS library to determine your position.

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.

Serial LCD Kit Quickstart Guide

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

Adventures in Low Power Land

Let's squeeze the current consumption of an ATmega down to 1uA.

Robot Journal - John

Building a jousting bot

History Museum

A trip down memory lane with a box full of prototypes collected over the years. Learn what not to do from what we screwed up.

High Voltage Ringer

How do you make the classic bell ringer work off 3.8VDC? The magic of a DC/DC converter!

Overclocking a PIC

How fast can you push it? We actually don't know. But 32MHz is where we stopped for the moment...

Beginning Embedded Electronics - 1

Don't know anything about Embedded Electronics? Start here!

Bloader and Screamer

New version v1.6! Thanks Mike K! Support for 16F877A, 16F876A, 16F873A, 16F88.

Setting up the In Circuit Debugger under MPLAB

Just as bad as you think! (Not really)

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Blog 363 found

Simple Solar Power

May 2, 2013 29

Collecting the power from the sun is not difficult, but budgeting the total power consumption for you system will lead to many design choices.

Rock Bottom Power

August 17, 2011 22

How low can we run a microcontroller?

Power Supply Protection

January 13, 2009 31

What is the best way to protect electronics against reverse polarization?

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: Purple Power

May 11, 2012 10

Some tools, a mistake, the future of Arduino, and a sewing kit. What's not to love about this week's products?

New Product Friday: Product Power!

September 28, 2012 11

Friday means new products here at SparkFun. We've got a few things, so let's talk about what we've got!

New Product Friday: MOAR POWER!

January 11, 2013 19

Batteries, a new sensor, prototyping tools? What's not to love about this week's new products?!

Solar Powered Bird Tracking

August 3, 2010 30

A small solar powered bird tracker that weighs only 11 grams!

Kill A Watt

November 9, 2008 34

We disclose the deep dark secret that is power waste.

New Product Friday: Cable Chaos

March 13, 2015 17

Products and puppies, what more could you ask for?

Hacker-in-Residence: Java-powered Media Player

September 16, 2014 1

Roberto Marquez is joining us for three weeks to work on polishing and beefing up his DIY MP3 player!

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.

The Moment of Truth

May 30, 2013 38

You've just finished your new project. Before you apply power, here are a few tips to keep the smoke in.

Engineering Roundtable - Burning Man Edition

September 10, 2013 19

Engineer Chris went to Burning Man, and needed some solar power for his project. Thus, a Roundtable was born.

New Product Friday: A Good Day to Pi

March 14, 2014 23

A new UV sensor, breadboard PCB, and a way to test your binary prowess.

Arduino Eye Shield

March 22, 2011 18

Giving your Arduino the power of sight.

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Resources 15 found

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.

Giant Breadboard Poster

May 27, 2014

Looking to teach how breadboards work? Print this file out to a poster, laminate it, and use dry erase markers to illustrate the internal connections.

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

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

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.

Giant Components

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

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.

SparkFun Summer Semester Materials

August 13, 2015

Got an idea for a prototype but not sure exactly how to make it happen? SparkFun Electronics offers Five Days of prototyping skills from schematic to bread

LilyPad with Girl Scouts: Making Electronic Fashion

February 6, 2014

Beginner's LilyPad workshop presentation contributed by Etiquette Creative.

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

ATTiny85 Quick Reference

Brian Huang February 13, 2015

ATTiny85 Cheatsheet / quick reference. This has all of the most commonly used Arduino commands in one place.

Introductory Arduino Materials from Portland State University

February 6, 2014

A wide range of labs covering beginner and intermediate Arduino programming, DC and analog circuits, and two larger scale projects.

SparkFun Curriculum: Introduction to Design

June 15, 2016

These are two full semester courses focused around Engineering Design using the SparkFun Inventor's Kit.

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.

Explorations in Arduino Physics: Ideas and Experiments that Integrate this Low-cost 8-bit Microcontroller into your Classroom

Brian Huang July 28, 2015

This is a presentation on a series of tools that can be used in experiments, activities, and labs to investigate, measure, and analyze physics phenomena.

Classes 5 found

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AVC 2016: PRS

Power Racing Series 2016

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AVC 2016: A+PRS

Autonomous Power Racing Series Competition 2016

July 9, 2016

Introduction To Arduino: Make a Light Sculpture!

Go from blinking an LED to creating your very own light sculpture! This class is for anyone who has never played around with Ardui…

July 11, 2016

Microcontrollers for Educators

Connecting the STEM Dots: Microprocessors and Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Classroom. This class is currently sold-…

August 1, 2016

Microcontrollers for Educators - Late Summer Class

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

Articles 36 found

NodeJS Testing Ground

Step 1: Setup Setup your RedBoard and breadboard as shown Step 2: Power Rails …

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 …

Using the SIK with JavaScript

Programming the SparkFun Inventors Kit with JavaScript SparkFun is proud to announce a great educational partnership with Innovate Oregon. SparkFun is the hardware and profession…

innovation Workshop Materials

Innovation Workshops SparkFun is proud to announce a great educational partnership with Innovate Oregon. SparkFun is the hardware and professional development partner for a number of e…

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…

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 …

Simblee BLE

Simblee is a small Arduino-programmable Bluetooth 4.0 (BLE) module allowing you to get started playing with IoT (Internet of Things). Unlike other IoT offerings, Simblee integrates the GUI descript…

Arduino 101 Workshop

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 …

EAGLE

Design for Manufacture with SparkFun Over 500 curated and proven EAGLE design files to help you get started …

AVC 2016

Registration now open! Now in its eighth year, SparkFun's flagship event will get a fresh take on the classics with some very exciting new developments.…

Microsoft Azure IoT Starter Kits

Microsoft Azure IoT Start Kit - SparkFun Thing Microsoft and SparkFun have gotten together to bring you some IoT (Internet of Things) fun. The IoT Starter Kits are designed to help you seamlessly c…

MESA National Challenge

MESA National Challenge SparkFun is proud to announce a great educational partnership with Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement (MESA) around the MESA National Challenge. S…

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…

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 …

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…

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 …

AVC 2016 Rules

AVC 2016 Rules There are four categories of competition at the AVC in 2016: Autonomous Power Racing Series (A+PRS) Vehicle Design Passenger Computing and Autonomy Safety Stop Switch Scoring Budge…

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Intel Edison

SparkFun Inventor’s Kit for Intel® Edison Unleash the power of the Edison compute module to build your IoT application. …

Stepoko

The Stepoko runs Grbl software and is able to connect to your computer, accept G-code and translate that to stepper motor commands (complete with stepper motor drivers). The Shapeoko on the other …

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