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Add a nice glow to any of your projects with the EL Wire Starter Kit.
The new EL Escudo Dos makes it easier than ever to set up EL displays. Here's how to get started!
We take a straight jacket, add some blinky, and wirelessly transmit heartbeats for a wicked costume.
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.
Check out Chris Taylor's project for his Burning Man camp.
EL wire, power supplies, and some beginner electronics kits. Check out the goodies for this week.
In this week's Enginursday post, Joel discusses how he went about making a control box for a large scale interactive EL wire art installation.
Have you always wanted to experiment with electroluminescence?
EL Escudo new shield for Arduino. A new class for Monday and a few new user submitted projects.
Get ready for the next episode of "SparkFun Live!"
A look behind-the-scenes of a SparkFun photoshoot, along with a new tutorial and a smattering of products.
Join us this afternoon for some Halloween-themed projects!
It's 2011 and we expect this to be a big year for new products.
We're still exploring some Halloween projects - this time, a Jacob's Ladder!
SparkFun teamed up with DIY.org, a web community that encourages kids to gain skills in all sort of areas - from astronomy to camping to hardware hacking - to bring a new skill to their site: the fabric hacker.
We have a few new products for the weekend of AVC 2012.
Now that Free-Day is over we have to get back to the normal grind. Here are the new products for this week.
Another new product post for the Maker Faire weekend. We also announce the answer to last week's contest.
Yet another new product post with more new products, some classes, and of course a video.
It's time to brighten your day with a glowing line-up of new products.
Active RFID to open your car doors. Maps to Maker Faire and presentation times. And a bunch of new stuff!
Today we're going green with a special St. Patrick's Day new product post.
Nathan Seidle tells the story of SparkFun, how we got started and why we do what we do.
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…
If you’re in high school, you are undoubtedly starting to hear that mythical word echo through the hallways - yes, “prom season” is nearly upon us. Victorian-era fashion is so…
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 …
MESA National Challenge SparkFun is proud to announce a great educational partnership with Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement (MESA) around the MESA National Challenge. SparkFun …
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…
ISS National Design Challenge Have questions? Let me know! firstname.lastname@example.org Welcome CASIS ISS National Design Challenge participants! The following parts may be useful when developing your …
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…
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This wishlist enables you to create a flex sensor-driven, chasin…