12,280 results for el-w

SparkFun EL Sequencer

COM-12781
34.95
7
EL Wire - Blue Retail

RTL-11425
10.95
EL Inverter - 12v

COM-10469
14.95
3
EL Wire - White Retail

RTL-11427
10.95
EL Wire - Purple Retail

RTL-11426
10.95
EL Wire - Red Retail

RTL-11422
10.95
EL Wire - Starter Kit Retail

RTL-11421
16.95
3
EL Wire - Pink 3m

COM-10198
9.95
1
EL Wire - Purple 3m

COM-10196
9.95
EL Wire - Yellow 3m

COM-10192
9.95
1
EL Wire - Orange 3m

COM-10193
9.95
1
EL Inverter - Battery Pack

COM-11222
4.95
1
SparkFun EL Escudo Dos

COM-10878
24.95
7
EL Inverter - 3v

COM-10201
9.95
3
EL Wire - White 3m

COM-10197
9.95
EL Tape - Blue (1m)

COM-10793
8.95
EL Tape - Red (1m)

COM-10796
8.95
EL Tape - White (1m)

COM-10794
8.95
EL Wire - Green 3m

COM-10194
9.95
2
EL Wire - Red 3m

COM-10191
9.95
1
EL Wire - Blue 3m

COM-10195
9.95
EL Inverter - 3v (Chasing)

COM-12933
6.95
2
EL Wire Chasing Adapter Cable

COM-12934
1.5
EL Panel - White (10x10cm)

COM-10799
14.95
3
EL Panel - Blue (10x10cm)

COM-10798
14.95
EL Wire - Yellow 3m (Chasing)

COM-12932
9.95
EL Wire - Red 3m (Chasing)

COM-12931
9.95
1
Arduino Ethernet w/o PoE

DEV-11229
59.95
1
EL Wire - Blue-Green 3m

COM-10199
9.95
1
EL Panel - Red (10x10cm)

COM-10801
14.95
1
EL Wire - White 3m (Chasing)

COM-12929
9.95
EL Wire - Green 3m (Chasing)

COM-12926
9.95
EL Wire - Blue 3m (Chasing)

COM-12925
9.95
EL Wire - Purple 3m (Chasing)

COM-12928
9.95
EL Tape - Blue/Green (1m)

COM-10795
8.95
1
EL Wire - Blue-Green 3m (Chasing)

COM-12930
9.95
EL Wire - Fluorescent-Green 3m

COM-10200
9.95
EL Wire - Fluorescent-Blue-Green Retail

RTL-11429
10.95
EL Wire - Fluorescent Green 3m (Chasing)

COM-12927
9.95
EL Panel - Blue-Green (10x10cm)

COM-10800
14.95
1
Pogo Pin w/ Concave Tip

PRT-10114
1.95
Pogo Pin w/ Round Tip

PRT-09173
0.95
Pogo Pin w/ Pointed Tip

PRT-09174
0.95
1
Pogo Pin w/ Chiseled Tip

PRT-08870
1.95
Rocker Switch - Round w/ Blue LED

COM-11155
1.5
Rubber Ring - 1.65"ID x 1/8"W

ROB-12343
0.79
Rubber Ring - 4.65"ID x 1/8"W

ROB-12233
1.09
Rubber Ring - 3.65"ID x 1/8"W

ROB-12549
0.99

View more results...

Not finding what you're looking for? View Retired Products

Pokémon Go Patches with EL Panels

August 3, 2016

Add a cloth stencil over EL panels to create glowing logos and designs.

Sound Reactive EL Wire Costume

December 31, 2015

Learn how to make your EL wire costumes sound reactive in this project tutorial.

EL Wire Light-Up Dog Harness

October 30, 2015

Learn how to create a light-up dog harness using EL wire for when you need to take your four-legged friend for a walk in the dark.

EL Sequencer/Escudo Dos Hookup Guide

December 3, 2015

A basic guide to getting started with the SparkFun EL Sequencer.

Heartbeat Straight Jacket

June 4, 2009

An EL project that displays one person's heartbeat on another person's costume.

ELastoLite Hookup Guide

November 14, 2013

Everything you need to setup a circuit using ELastoLite super flexible EL Panels from Oryon Technologies.

Electric Imp Breakout Hookup Guide - Retired

September 5, 2013

An electric imp hug! Provides an overview of the imp card and breakout. Both hardware and firmware subjects are covered.

Electric Imp Breakout Hookup Guide

June 25, 2015

An electric imp HUG! Provides an overview of the imp card and breakout. Both hardware and firmware subjects are covered.

Electric Imp Breakout Hookup Guide Retired

December 13, 2013

An electric imp HUG! Provides an overview of the imp card and breakout. Both hardware and firmware subjects are covered.

Weather Station Wirelessly Connected to Wunderground

April 11, 2014

Build your own open-source, official Wunderground weather station that connects over WiFi via an Electric Imp.

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!

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.

Planning a Wearable Electronics Project

August 13, 2015

Tips and tricks for brainstorming and creating a wearables project.

Arduino Wireless Communication via the Electric Imp

April 8, 2014

How to communicate between an Electric Imp and Arduino using serial.

Wireless Arduino Programming with Electric Imp

February 24, 2014

Reprogram your Arduino from anywhere in the world using the Tomatoless Boots wireless bootloader with the Electric Imp.

What is Electricity?

June 13, 2013

We can see electricity in action on our computers, lighting our houses, as lightning strikes in thunderstorms, but what is it? This is not an easy question, but this tutorial will shed some light on it!

How to Install an ATtiny Bootloader With Virtual USB

February 14, 2017

With this, you will be able to upload Arduino sketches directly to the ATtiny84 over USB without needing to use a programming device (such as another Arduino or FTDI chip).

What is a Battery?

May 3, 2016

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

Wireless Joystick Hookup Guide

January 5, 2017

A hookup guide for the SparkFun Wireless Joystick Kit.

Recreating Classic Electronics Kits

January 13, 2014

100-in-1? 500-in-1? It's up to you when you build your own Science Fair style experiment board!

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.

Metric Prefixes and SI Units

July 11, 2013

This tutorial will explain how to use and convert between the standard metric prefixes.

Resistors

April 1, 2013

A tutorial on all things resistors. What is a resistor, how do they behave in parallel/series, decoding the resistor color codes, and resistor applications.

Weather Shield Hookup Guide

December 5, 2013

Read humidity, pressure and luminosity quickly and easily. Add wind speed, direction and rain gauge for full weather station capabilities.

Getting Started with the LilyPad MP3 Player

May 8, 2013

The LilyPad MP3 Player is an amazing little board that contains almost everything you need to play audio files. You can use it to create all kinds of noisy projects, from MP3 hoodies to talking teddy bears. Your imagination is the only limit! This tutorial will help you get started.

SparkPunk Sequencer Hookup Guide

August 14, 2014

How to assemble and use the SparkPunk Sequencer kit.

Voltage Dividers

February 8, 2013

Turn a large voltage into a smaller one with voltage dividers.

XBee Shield Hookup Guide

June 5, 2014

How to get started with an XBee Shield and Explorer. Create a remote-control Arduino!

Working with Wire

February 8, 2013

How to strip, crimp and work with wire.

Arduino Weather Shield Hookup Guide V12

March 2, 2017

Read humidity, pressure and luminosity quickly and easily. Add wind speed, direction and rain gauge for full weather station capabilities.

Transistors

July 1, 2014

A crash course in bi-polar junction transistors. Learn how transistors work and in which circuits we use them.

Internet Datalogging With Arduino and XBee WiFi

June 19, 2014

How to combine an Arduino, XBee WiFi module, and handful of sensors to create a live stream of "Office Conditions". Storing light, temperature, carbon-monoxide, and methane (for science!) readings on the Internet.

Series and Parallel Circuits

August 20, 2013

An introduction into series and parallel circuits.

Electronics Assembly

March 1, 2013

How SparkFun assembles SMD electronics.

ESP8266 WiFi Shield Hookup Guide

July 16, 2015

Interface your Arduino with an ESP8266 to give it inexpensive access to your WiFi network and the Internet!

What is a Circuit?

February 6, 2013

Every electrical project starts with a circuit. Don't know what a circuit is? We're here to help.

Pulse-width Modulation

February 27, 2013

An introduction to the concept of pulse width modulation.

Getting Started with LTspice

March 1, 2017

LTspice is a high performance SPICE simulator, schematic capture and waveform viewer with an impressive library of passive devices. Over 1000 models are included in the download but you can also add third party models.

SparkPunk Hookup Guide

June 12, 2014

How to assemble and modify the SparkPunk Sound Generator kit.

RedStick Hookup Guide

January 28, 2016

Learn about the SparkFun RedStick, a USB thumb drive-sized Arduino-compatible development platform.

Diodes

May 9, 2013

A diode primer! Diode properties, types of diodes, and diode applications.

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.

21st Century Fashion Kit: Electrochromatic Circuits

November 5, 2014

Diana Eng walks you through a magically appearing design made with an thermochromatic pigment.

XBee WiFi Hookup Guide

November 21, 2013

An overview of Digi's WiFi XBees, and a quick how-to on getting them connected and interfacing with the cloud.

WiFly Shield Hookup Guide

February 4, 2014

How to get the WiFly Shield up and running.

Getting Started with the SparkFun Blynk Board

March 25, 2016

How to provision a Blynk Board - get it connected to Wi-Fi and Blynk, so you can start Blynking!

Discrete Semiconductor Kit Identification Guide

November 19, 2015

Get to know the contents of the SparkFun Discrete Semiconductor Kit.

Make Your Own Fritzing Parts

March 18, 2014

Learn how to create your own Fritzing part so you can make amazing looking wiring diagrams, learn about schematics and PCB design, and get your design fabbed into a real PCB with Fritzing's PCB manufacturing service.

View more results...

Not finding what you're looking for? View Archived Tutorials

Everything Arduino: The Arduino Class, The EL Escudo and El Hexapado

July 17, 2009 4

EL Escudo new shield for Arduino. A new class for Monday and a few new user submitted projects.

ElectriCute - EL Products

December 29, 2014 3

Have you always wanted to experiment with electroluminescence?

Pokémon Go EL projects

August 10, 2016 9

Making illuminated costume items for late-night Pokémon hunting

Hardware Hump Day: 3 Easy EL Wire Projects

April 12, 2017 0

Add light elements to your projects quickly and easily!

Engineering Roundtable - EL Wire Burning Man Sign

August 13, 2012 20

Check out Chris Taylor's project for his Burning Man camp.

Guest Tutorial: EL Wire Light-Up Dog Harness

November 4, 2015 0

An easy project to keep your quadrupedal family members safe!

T³: Pet Shop Neon

September 13, 2016 10

How to make faux neon signs with EL wire and rigid aquarium tubing

Enginursday: EnLightningment

August 7, 2014 2

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.

New Product Friday: Hoop Dreams

June 20, 2014 8

EL wire, power supplies, and some beginner electronics kits. Check out the goodies for this week.

Enginursday: Sound Wave Printing

January 5, 2017 5

Using slow shutter-speed photography to capture sound waveforms

Behind-the-Scenes BASE Jump and the Heartbeat Straight Jacket.

June 4, 2009 13

A look behind-the-scenes of a SparkFun photoshoot, along with a new tutorial and a smattering of products.

ElectriCute - Conductive Yarn

February 17, 2015 5

Building a muscle-riffic demo for conductive yarn!

ElectriCute - Conductive Ink with Circuit Scribe

November 20, 2014 4

Check out how you can use conductive ink to draw your circuits!

ElectriCute - Elastolite Tattoo

February 10, 2014 7

Check out today's edition of ElectriCute to build a light-up tattoo made with Elastolite.

ElectriCute - Holiday Edition

December 24, 2013 5

Check out a special holiday edition of Electri-Cute.

Spooky Sale!!!

October 27, 2015 4

Deals to make you say BOO, but not like in a bad way.

Welcome to another year of new products!

January 6, 2011 19

It's 2011 and we expect this to be a big year for new products.

Simple Solar Power

May 2, 2013 31

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

Enginursday: Light Up Your Home Life

June 9, 2016 2

Home automation with the ESP8266 is now easier than ever!

All New Products

July 27, 2009 4

Like the title says: All New Products

All New ElectriCute!

October 30, 2014 3

A new episode of Electricute, plus some changes on the wind!

Wiring 1.0

November 3, 2011 39

Wiring 1.0 has been released! Wiring has opened up prototyping with electronics to wider audiences by defining an extensible architecture for future hardware and software.

Welcome '::1:'

June 28, 2012 27

IPv6 Launch day has come and gone - where are we?

Welcome Back New Products!

March 3, 2009 5

New. Lots. XBee, linear pots, encoder, USB ANT Stick, a little LilyPad proto board, some AA batteries, and a new Rotary Phone using Bluetooth!

Collaboration with DIY.org - the Fabric Hacker Skill!

March 31, 2014 0

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.

Enginursday: Fun with Sockets

December 22, 2016 7

These Raspberry Pi tips and Python tricks let you take your sensing projects off the desk and into the wild with wireless transmission and processing of data.

Enginursday: Creating a Smart Water Sensor with the ESP32 Thing

February 9, 2017 13

Setting up a sensor to text you if your basement is in danger of flooding

Enginursday: Getting Started with LTspice

March 2, 2017 7

Learn the basics of SPICE simulation with Linear Technologies' free LTspice program.

St. Patrick's Day New Product Post

March 17, 2011 36

Today we're going green with a special St. Patrick's Day new product post.

Friday Product Post: All's Well That Means Well

March 24, 2017 6

A whole slew of new power supplies to help bring your next project to life!

Enginursday: Acoustic Noise Cancellation with Adaptive Signal Processing

October 13, 2016 12

Filter noise from your latest paranormal investigation field recordings, audio-capturing UAV or anything not related to either of those two things.

New stuff, with a pile of new stuff on top.

April 23, 2009 15

SparkFun: One of the top Colorado Companies to Watch! And new stuff with more new stuff.

Autonomous Flights with the UAV v2 Development Platform

August 2, 2010 18

The UAV v2 Development Platform project demonstrates its ability to successfully navigate autonomously, through takeoff and landing.

ElectriCute: LED String Lights & You

October 23, 2013 5

This installment of our new e-textiles how-to video series shows you how to incorporate LED string lights into your Halloween costume!

Building a Wireless Kill Switch

May 31, 2016 11

When things become sentient, it's good to be able to remotely kill power.

New Product Friday: Holy Mackerel!

October 17, 2014 15

Lights, Wireless, and Pi. Check out the new stuff for this week.

July Caption Contest Winner

July 24, 2013 6

Congratulations to Gizzygo - you're our winner this month!

View more results...

How to use a multimeter

October 3, 2016

This is a hand-out developed from our popular "How to use a Multimeter" tutorial.

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

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

Electronic Graphics Resources

February 6, 2014

Illustrator file with a variety of electronics images and icons. Made by Adam Meyer of bildr.org.

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

Wireless Buying Guide

January 1, 2012

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…

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.

Paper Circuits: Light Up Valentine Pop Up Cards

March 27, 2014

Templates and slide presentation used in the Light Up Your Love with Paper Circuitry class on 2/12/14.

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.

Paper Circuits: Lotus Flower Pop Up Card

May 6, 2014

Templates used in the Have Fun with Paper Circuitry workshop at GESTEM on 5/9/14.

XBee Wireless

February 6, 2014

Wireless communication using Xbee radios, including creating public and private networks, pin to pin data transfer and output to Processing sketches.

RedBot & RedBoard with miniBloq

March 11, 2014

A step by step tutorial on how to use the drag and drop environment, miniBloq, to program SparkFun's RedBot and RedBoard.

Android Development with IOIO

February 6, 2014

Control an LED, potentiometer and servo over USB or Bluetooth using Andriod and IOIO.

Intro to PicoBoard with Scratch

February 6, 2014

Introduction to computing using Scratch and PicoBoard.

ASEE 2014 K-12 Workshop Materials

June 14, 2014

Encouraging Creativity, Gender Equity, and Arts in the STEM Classroom with Conductive Thread and LilyPad Arduino. Example Code Ardublock install – Unzip

e-Textile Mask Workshop

April 9, 2014

Presentation on sewing circuits and creating a light up mask used during Girl Scout Troop 73265's visit to SparkFun HQ.

Scratch with Data Logging

February 6, 2014

Workshop presentation and sample Scratch files from Jeff Branson’s workshop on Scratch Programming in a Science Classroom

Programming with Simon

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.

Design West - Presentation & Example Code

February 6, 2014

Presentation and example code from the Design West 2013 workshops. These materials are intended to work with SparkFun's ProtoSnap.

LilyPad with ArduBlock Workshop

June 10, 2014

Presentation materials on using ArduBlock with the LilyPad Simple Development Board during a workshop at Fashion Institute of Technology 6/5/2014.

Intro to Arduino with ArduBlock

February 6, 2014

Learn the basics of programming in Arduino using the graphical programming constructs of ArduBlock.

XBee Buying Guide

October 10, 2016

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 …

Data Collection with High-Altitude Balloons

April 7, 2014

Design and build a high‑altitude balloon with SparkFun Electronics. This engaging project introduces tools for real‑world science and data collection.

Simple Tools to Enhance Student Engagement with Processing

March 28, 2014

Materials, presentations and examples from our presentations and workshops at the National NSTA Conference in Boston, MA

LilyPad with Girl Scouts: Making Electronic Fashion

February 6, 2014

Beginner's LilyPad workshop presentation contributed by Etiquette Creative.

SMD Soldering

February 6, 2014

Presentation about surface mount device (SMD) soldering.

How to Develop Embedded Software

May 23, 2014

This is a book contributed by David Clifton. The purpose of the book is to provide a real-life example of some software engineering techniques for intermed

Paper Circuit Cards

March 1, 2014

Have students build a simple circuit with copper tape, a coin cell battery, and an LED. This template can be extended to any number of other activities inv

SXSWedu Panel - Build, Create, and Hack: Bringing STE(A)M into K-12

March 4, 2014

These are the materials presented at the SXSWedu Panel Presentation on March 4, 2014.

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.

Squishy Circuits

February 6, 2014

This tutorial shows you how to make conductive and insulating dough with every day household ingredients and how to use it to explore how electricity work.

Installing Custom Boards in Arduino

July 13, 2015

Written By Timothy Holmberg Last Edited 7/13/15 Introduction We’ll use a great project from Casey at Sparkfun for our example today. In this project Casey makes a cool GPS based Speedometer fo…

ECE at Cornell University

February 6, 2014

Bruce Land from Cornell University shows how to work with microcontrollers.

ProtoSnap Intro to Arduino

February 6, 2014

Presentation on programming microcontrollers without having to create any circuits using the ProtoSnap board.

Giant Soldering

February 6, 2014

Instructions on how to create a giant prop soldering iron to demonstrate PTH and SMD soldering techniques to large groups.

Microcontrollers for Educators

February 6, 2014

General Resources for educators: worksheets, activities, project rubrics and more.

Simon Modifications

February 6, 2014

Presentation on how to take a Simon kit and modify it using an FTDI to change how the buzzer, LEDs, buttons and analog sensors function.

Connect AnyThing Curriculum

October 22, 2014

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 …

EdWeek Electronics Concepts

April 7, 2016

Electronics Concepts We have put together a collection of our favorite electronics con…

LilyPad Sewable Electronics Kit

January 19, 2017

Get the LilyPad Sew Kit Get the LilyPad Sew Kit …

Alan Smith's Curriculum

February 6, 2014

An introduction to Arduino, microcontrollers and electrical circuits by Alan Smith.

Intro to Arduino

February 6, 2014

Here is a slide show presentation for introducing the Arduino SparkFun Inventor's Kit.

Surface Mount Device Stenciling

February 6, 2014

Presentation used to teach Surface Mount Device Stenciling here at SparkFun Electronics.

Processing the Danger Shield

February 6, 2014

This material teaches the creation and manipulation of basic shapes using Processing and SparkFun's Danger Shield.

ArduBlock: Graphical Programming Environment for Arduino

February 6, 2014

ArduBlock is a Scratch-like interface for Arduino and allows you to program Arduino using drag-and-drop blocks that free you of syntax errors.

ArduBlock and Protosnap ProMini

February 6, 2014

This is a short presentation on how to use ArduBlock - a graphical programming environment with the Protosnap ProMini.

View more results...