Motion Graphics Designer Nic makes a special appearance to show us how he added SparkFun heating pads to the seats of his slammin' 1990 Honda Civic wagon.
Have a look at our tutorial detailing design and building of the Snake Stomp Pads using Ponoko.
Summer is heating up and so are our new products for this week. Check out all the new goods!
Sarah takes apart a non-functional heated blanket to have a look around
I've got a project on my workbench that I was hoping to share, but I met some unexpected difficulty along the way.
We played with a couple embossing tools to see if we can do hot-air rework. It didn't work out very well.
When a regular key pad entry is just too bland, Will gives us an alternative.
The final installment of the High Altitude Balloon saga!
Experiments in weatherproofing electronic circuits by forcing them through an unmodified document laminator.
Products, demos, you know the drill.
Hardware Hacking is an art, but there are some common methods to modifying devices that can jump-start any good hacking project.
Up this week, a new soil moisture sensor, a more powerful pcDuino, and more!
Rob may no longer be with us but it's Friday and that still means a Product Post!
Check out some coverage of past e-textile meetups as well as an update on upcoming wearable technology events!
Checkout Mike's Robot and a handful of new products and pictures.
What items would you like to see available down the street? Oh, and some new products posted.
We try to stuff our RFID tag into a Car fob. It didn't work out so good. And we've got new button pad controllers, 10Hz GPS, Arduino XBee shield, new dual-axis gyros, a Nordic RF serial interface board, and a much more!
Wow! We've had a lot of new gadgets posted this week! Don't forget to check the listing from yesterday as well.
If your resolutions include doing more crafts (and the winter weather is perfect for it), we've got a brand-new LilyPad product in a sparkling new kit just for you.
The MyoWare Muscle sensor is out, and you know we built a handful of shields to attach to it!
A generous helping of new product goodness!
GeekDad, Ponoko and SparkFun are teaming up for a unique design competition with a very impressive prize.
We've got some new products this week and are focusing a bit heavier on a special product this week, the Electric Imp.
Another new round of products to shake up your Friday.
The PCB layout tool we use called Eagle has undergone some helpful changes in v6.
A new Bare Conductive touch board, as well as four brilliant Pimoroni boards, all for your Raspberry Pi!
Another week, another collection of new goodies. Ding and Dents, magnet wire, and a few other new products to help you complete your next project.
SparkFun visits various factories and the electronics market in Shenzhen, China.
A whole new line of BLE Internet of Things products are ripe for the picking!
Another round of new products for this Friday.
Another new product post for the Maker Faire weekend. We also announce the answer to last week's contest.
Angela from the Education Department visited F.I.T's Digital Spa Maker Camp to present a workshop on LilyPad and e-textiles.
Watch out, we have some great new products just in time to light up your holiday.
This week we're back with more new products and another demo project.
It's been two weeks since we've talked about new products. Check out what's new for the past couple of weeks.
We tore apart a Neato Robotics XV-11 robotic vacuum cleaner and did a little reverse engineering.