6,342 results for break away headers

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Break Away Headers - Long

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Break Away Headers - Straight

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Break Away Headers - Machine Pin

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Break Away Headers - Right Angle 3x40

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Break Away Headers - Right Angle 2x40

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Break Away Female Headers - Swiss Machine Pin

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Break Away Male Headers - Right Angle

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Break Away Headers - 40-pin Male (Long Centered, PTH, 0.1")

$ 0.75
Female Headers

$ 1.5
SparkFun SOIC to DIP Adapter - 20-Pin

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SparkFun SOIC to DIP Adapter - 28-Pin

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SparkFun SOT23 to DIP Adapter

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SparkFun RJ45 Breakout

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SparkFun SSOP to DIP Adapter - 16-Pin

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SparkFun SSOP to DIP Adapter - 28-Pin

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Tutorials 240 found

Re-Programming the LilyTiny / LilyTwinkle

September 11, 2014

A quick tutorial showing how to reprogram the ATtiny85 IC found on the LilyTiny or LilyTwinkle boards.

AD8232 Heart Rate Monitor Hookup Guide

July 17, 2014

Learn how to create your very own heart rate monitor.

USB Type A Female Breakout Hookup Guide

February 13, 2014

An above-and-beyond example using the USB Type A Female Breakout board.

CC3000 Hookup Guide

April 3, 2014

Getting started guide for the CC3000 shield and breakout board.

AT42QT1010 Capacitive Touch Breakout Hookup Guide

December 12, 2013

Learn how to use the simple AT24QT1010 Capacitive Touch Breakout.

8-Pin SOIC to DIP Adapter Hookup Guide

August 13, 2015

Assembly and application of the 8-pin SOIC-to-DIP adapter.


September 11, 2015

This tutorial shows users how to solder their SparkFun interactive badges as well as put them to use in other projects.

SparkFun RFID Starter Kit Hookup Guide

May 5, 2015

Learn the basics of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and how to get started with the SparkFun RFID Starter Kit.

APDS-9960 RGB and Gesture Sensor Hookup Guide

November 6, 2014

Getting started guide for the Avago APDS-9960 color, proximity, and gesture sensor.

ZX Distance and Gesture Sensor Hookup Guide

July 9, 2015

How to connect and use the SparkFun ZX Distance and Gesture Sensor with an Arduino.

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.

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!

MicroSD Shield and SD Breakout Hookup Guide

March 25, 2015

Adding external storage in the form of an SD or microSD card can be a great addition to any project. Learn how in this hookup guide for the microSD shield and SD breakout boards.

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.

WS2812 Breakout Hookup Guide

July 24, 2013

How to create a pixel string with the WS2812!

SX1509 I/O Expander Breakout Hookup Guide

September 24, 2015

Learn how you can use the SX1509 to control 16 LEDs or up to 64 buttons with just two pins.

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.

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Archived Tutorials 18 found

Build an Ardubot

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

Joystick Shield Assembly Guide

The SparkFun Joystick Shield lets you control a gadget or your computer by way of a two-axis analog joystick with center button and four pushbuttons in a diamond pattern. This assembly guide will show you how to solder your Joystick Shield kit together.

LCD Add-On Assembly Guide

The CIRC-LCD add-on to the Arduino Inventor's Kit is supplied with a strip of header pins ready to be soldered to the LCD module in the kit. This assembly guide will show you how to complete the task so you can get on with hooking the LCD up to your Arduino.

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.

Simon Tweaking

So you've built up a Simon kit? What next? How about turning your Simon Board into your own unique project? This tutorial will get you up and running with Arduino software, guide you through a few example sketches, and send you on your way to create your own. Careful, this stuff is highly addictive :)

66 Channel LS20031 GPS 5Hz Receiver Quick Start Guide

This guide will help you get started on how to use the LS20031 GPS.

Stepper Motor Quickstart Guide

Learn how to get you stepper motor up and spinning with the SparkFun EasyDriver

Crazy Soldering

Ever wonder how to solder that surface mount package? We can show you how - with lots of pictures! LCC soldering not recommended for the faint of heart.

Sneaky Footprints

Pete Lewis figured out a neat trick to hold headers in place during production. A breakdown of how to edit Eagle footprints to work for you.

Playing WAV Files with a DAC

A step-by-step guide to playing audio data from a SD card using an Arduino.

BMP085 Barometric Pressure Sensor Quickstart

Get you BMP085 Breakout singing pressure and temperature; and turn that data into altitude and a weather forecast.

Creating Your Own Terminator Arm

Creating art from your left over electronics bits.

The "Slap Method" for Through-Hole Rework

An effective and lesser-known technique for fixing through-hole soldering mistakes.

PowerCell Quickstart Guide

How to get started with the PowerCell: charging your battery and supplying power to your system.

PogoBeds: SparkFun Production and Testing

With the power of the pogo pin and some creativity, our testing methods have come a long way! Our ever growing arsenal of test-jigs is now up to 138. See how they work and how we make them.

NCWP (Non-Crappy Wedding Present) Tutorial

Detailed tutorial on the construction of the NCWP Scavenger Box and the story behind it.

Elevator TARDIS

How to turn a lift into a TARDIS (or trigger sound playback using the sensor of your choice)

Meet the Protosnap Minibot!

A quick introduction to SparkFun's Arduino-compatible Protosnap Minibot.

Blog 261 found

Friday New Product Post

April 29, 2011 34

AVC is over, our videographer is back from vacation, and we have a new product post and video.

On Breaking Things

August 21, 2013 55

In which we change some things in the database, and it's not exactly a simple task, and some things break. Lessons learned. etc.

The AVC Is Less Than Two Weeks Away!

May 29, 2013 10

Be still, our hearts...the AVC is rapidly approaching.

On Breaking Things... Again

November 12, 2013 34

The devs switch underlying databases for SparkFun.com and somehow, miraculously, the sky stays put firmly up above.

Free Day: T-Minus One Week

January 4, 2012 74

Free Day is only a week away! Are you ready?

RIP Ralph Baer (3/8/1922-12/6/2014)

December 8, 2014 2

Ralph Baer, the "father of video games," passed away this weekend.

New Product Friday: Bright New Products

November 30, 2012 37

We're back after Thanksgiving break and we've got a lot of new products to talk about.

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.

New Product Post Friday Giveaway!

May 13, 2011 74

For the first time, we're giving away free stuff to our loyal product post video fans!

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.

New Product Friday: A Generous Helping of New Products

September 6, 2013 35

Tacos, Heart-Break, and electronics. Check out what new products we have this week.

MakerCamp: Berlin Recap

September 22, 2014 0

MakerCamp was a month long camp where makers, designers and mentors from different parts of the world and with varying skill sets came together to work on projects they wanted to dive deeper into. The group of participants flew in from all over the globe last month (August) to hack, make, teach, work together, and document their making process. In the end they came away with a global community of support for prototypes that can be kick-started into real life projects. As SparkFun was a partner in the camp, we wanted to showcase some of the awesome people and projects from the camp last month.

Tuesday product awesomeness!

August 17, 2010 27

More new products to get your next project rolling!

Oh Snap!

November 4, 2008 9

Correct tactical usage of the phrase 'Oh Snap!'

New Product Friday: More Bang for Your Buck

January 27, 2012 78

Another round of new products, and a special project for this week.

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Resources 2 found

Breaking the Rules: Hacking the Science Classroom with Arduino and Open-source Electronics

April 9, 2015

This workshop employs free Arduino software to explore classroom materials in an iterative, highly affordable framework. By combining everyday materials li

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.

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Articles 22 found

Let Your Geek Shine - BREAKFAST

In New York City, various sections of the city are known not by their names, but by acronyms. You don’t go visit the Triangle Below Canal Street - you head to TriBeCa. You don’t go to Nort…

Fritzing Library

This part is contained in the Fritzing library so you can use it right away! Once you download Fritzing you can access this part from the SparkFun Parts Library, which comes preloaded. Or you can…

Press Releases - 2009

March 30, 2009 - GEEK OUT ON TAX DAY - Autonomous Vehicle Contest Hosted by SparkFun Electronics July 10, 2009 - THEY LOVE US! THEY REALLY LOVE US! - SparkFun Named as One of “Colorado Companie…

Learn Workshop Registration

Due to high demand we have limited availability until Spring of 2016. Workshops We Provide: PicoBoard Digital Sandbox LilyPad Development Board SparkFun Inventor’s Kit Workshops include th…

Press Releases - 2010

January 18, 2010 - SPARKFUN GIVES AWAY FREE GOODS, GEEKS EVERYWHERE REJOICE - SparkFun’s ‘Free Day’ Lasts Nearly Two Hours as Users Swarm Website April 14, 2010 - START YOUR ENGINES - SparkFun…

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 …

Return Policy

We want you to love your new parts and gadgets! Sometimes your project changes or something is not working the way you thought it would. Never fear, we are here to help! 90 day unmodified return poli…


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 …

Modified or Defective Returns

So your item has been modified, soldered to, powered, and in general is no longer in "new" condition. That's alright! Sometimes you have to solder to a board to find out it isn'…

Press Release - November 25, 2009

Imagine a World Where Your Geek Can Shine Freely SparkFun ‘Free Day’ Promotion to Give Away $100,000 Worth of Products BOULDER, Colo. November 25, 2009 — On January 7th, 2010, Boul…

Press Release - January 19, 2010

SPARKFUN GIVES AWAY FREE GOODS, GEEKS EVERYWHERE REJOICE SparkFun?s ?Free Day? Lasts Nearly Two Hours as Users Swarm Website BOULDER, Colo. January 19, 2010 ? On January 7th, 2010, Boulder-base…

Terms of Service

Terms of Service The following document outlines the terms of service and use of the SparkFun.com website. You can also review our Privacy Policy, which outlines our practices towards handling any…

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…

RF Connector Buying Guide

RF Connector Buying Guide When it comes to transmitting radio frequencies over cable, you can’t just hook up to any old wire. Coaxial cables are specially shielded to efficiently carry radio si…

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…

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…

Customer Support

Customer Support How to Help Yourself General questions about SparkFun? Check our FAQ for answers! Want to return something you purchased? The Returns Policy is for you! There is community supp…

Dog Policy

Dog Policy Introduction This is the SparkFun Electronics Dog Policy. It is a living document used to govern the perk of bringing dogs to work as an employee of SparkFun. The canonical form of this d…

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…

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy SparkFun assumes the following responsibilities: Protecting all data generated by and provided to us by our users from being stolen, compromised, or used in violation with this …

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