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7,146 results for learn to solder

Products 1314 found

SparkFun Learn to Solder - Simon Says

KIT-13708
$ 39.95
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SparkFun Simon Says - Surface Mount Soldering Kit

KIT-10935
$ 27.95
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SparkFun Simon Tilts - Through Hole Soldering Kit

KIT-12634
$ 34.95
SparkFun Simon Says - Through-Hole Soldering Kit

KIT-10547
$ 24.95
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SparkFun WeevilEye - Beginner Soldering Kit

KIT-10723
$ 9.95
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Solder Vacuum

TOL-13203
$ 4.95
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Learn to Program with Scratch

BOK-12902
$ 24.95
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Solder Leaded - 15-gram Tube

TOL-09162
$ 1.95
Solder Leaded - 100-gram Spool

TOL-09161
$ 5.95
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Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Class

BOK-12006
$ 29.95
Solder Wick #2 5ft. - Generic

TOL-09327
$ 2.49
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Solder Wick #2 25ft. - TechSpray

TOL-08775
$ 16.95
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Tutorials 454 found

How to Solder - Castellated Mounting Holes

May 12, 2015

Tutorial showing how to solder castellated holes (or castellations). This might come in handy if you need to solder a module or PCB to another PCB. These castellations are becoming popular with integrated WiFi and Bluetooth modules.

How to Solder - Through-hole Soldering

September 19, 2013

New to electronics and soldering? Have you soldered before but need a refresher? This tutorial with cover everything you need to know about through-hole soldering.

Uh-Oh Battery Level Indicator Hookup Guide

April 9, 2014

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

Binary Blaster Assembly Guide

March 13, 2014

Learn how to assemble and play the Binary Blaster Game from SparkFun Electronics.

Large Solderable Breadboard Hookup Guide

February 27, 2014

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

Simon Tilts Assembly Guide

December 3, 2013

This tutorial will guide you through assembling your Simon Tilts PTH Kit.

Getting Started with the Teensy

June 18, 2015

Basic intro to the Teensy line of products, with soldering and programming suggestions.

BadgerHack

September 23, 2015

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

Gram Piano Assembly Guide

March 20, 2014

A quick tutorial to show you how to assemble and use your Gram Piano.

SparkPunk Sequencer Hookup Guide

August 14, 2014

How to assemble and use the SparkPunk Sequencer kit.

SparkPunk Hookup Guide

June 12, 2014

How to assemble and modify the SparkPunk Sound Generator kit.

Light Up Silk Flower Corsage

April 20, 2015

Combine a silk flower with a built-in RGB LED and some LilyPad Switches to create a customizable accessory.

Hacking Your Maker Faire Badge

September 18, 2014

How to hook-up, program, and modify your Maker Faire Badge for electronic fun.

Electronics Assembly

March 1, 2013

How SparkFun assembles SMD electronics.

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.

BeagleBone Black Proto Cape Hookup Guide

May 22, 2014

Learn how to get started making your own capes for the BeaglBone Black using the BeagleBone Proto Cape.

How to Use a Multimeter

January 9, 2015

Learn the basics of using a multimeter to measure continuity, voltage, resistance and current.

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Archived Tutorials 67 found

Learn to Solder: BigTime Quickstart and Assembly Guide

Need help assembling your Learn to Solder: BigTime Watch Kit? This tutorial gives a quick rundown of everything you'll need to know to put it together. Once your BigTime is assembled you can show it off to all your friends.

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.

Simon Says Retail Tutorial

No matter what flavor of the Simon Says Through-hole Soldering Kit you've purchased, this tutorial is here to guide you through the entire build process.

BigTime Watch Kit Quickstart Guide

Everything you need to know to get started building or hacking the BigTime Watch!

Making Your Own Solder Paste Stencils

How to take a design from eagle and cut out a solder paste stencil using a plotting cutter.

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.

Wii-mote guts

We crack the case on the infamous flying Nintendo controller, so you don't have to.

Solder Paste Stenciling

How to apply solder paste with a $35 stencil.

The Biggie

A lengthy tutorial that covers: *How to get the MAX232 IC working on many Olimex Development boards *How to get the UART hardware module (TX/RX) working on a PIC 16F628 *How to use nice printf("Hello!", 0); routines for debugging *How to talk to an I2C EEProm *How to control a standard servo using the computer's keyboard through hyperterminal Courtesy of Joyner Network Solutions

Beginning Embedded Electronics - 6

The basics of through hole soldering.

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.

LED Laden Bike Helmet

Curious about how to integrate LEDs into your project? Check this out - I was tired of forgetting my bike light at home, this tutorial dives into LED wiring basics while adding lighting to my bike helmet.

Using the TTS256 with the Voicebox Shield

Learn how to add the TTS256 Text to Speech chip to the Voicebox shield and write an Arduino Sketch that allows you to interface with your system.

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.

HAB - Still and Video Cameras

Let's take a picture at 100,000ft! We'll need a Canon camera with modified firmware and a fancy headcam to capture the action in HD.

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 :)

Ganged Programming with AVR ISP MKIIs

Using batch files and AVR MKII programmers, this tutorial will show you how to program multiple micro-controllers at the same time. Although it this method requires a bit more desk space, it does offer an affordable alternative to the traditional "all-in-one" ganged programming devices.

66 Channel LS20031 GPS 5Hz Receiver Quick Start Guide

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

LED Starter Kit Retail

How to get blinking with the LED starter kit.

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Blog 616 found

Learn to Solder

December 22, 2010 39

Check out our beginning soldering video!

Small Soldering Classes at Port City Makerspace

February 12, 2015 1

Soldering together a robot solder badge and a WeevilEye kit.

Learn How to Stencil!

October 18, 2010 23

We're offering a new class - solder stenciling!

Solder of the Ages

November 1, 2010 26

Building your latest satellite with old solder? You might want to think it over.

The Slap Method for Solder Rework

February 9, 2012 58

Dust of your karate skills for this solder removal tip!

Soldering Stenciling Class Reminder

November 14, 2011 15

We have a solder stenciling class coming up this week!

New Tutorials To Get Your Learn On!

April 16, 2014 8

We've got a handful of awesome new tutorials - check 'em out!

New Product Friday: Gettin' Yo Learn On

March 2, 2012 38

We've got even more new products for this week including a lot of new books. It's never too late to learn!

Make Your Own Solder Paste Stencils

October 30, 2012 3

With a few pieces of machinery, you can make your very own solder paste stencils to aid in surface-mount soldering.

Come learn at SparkFun!

December 16, 2014 1

Be the master of your own electronics destiny with the help of our workshops!

So You Want to Learn FPGAs...

July 11, 2013 85

FPGAs are ubiquitous in "traditional" engineering, but still have only a small stake in DIY culture. Here are a couple of projects that are changing that.

Solder Class and New Projects and Products

September 21, 2009 8

New ST micro LPR530AL dual axis gyro breakout boards, and ADXL345 evaluation board with Arduino/FAT32 combo, soldering class on Sept. 30th, smart card socket, and a powerful new GS407 GPS receiver module.

Soldering Workshop at Craftsbury Public Library

February 9, 2015 0

Learning the art of soldering at Craftsbury Public Library!

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Resources 40 found

How to Solder Comic

February 6, 2014

This comic describes how to do plated through hole soldering in an easy to understand visual format.

Soldering, PTH

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

These are some materials to help you teach Plated Through Hole Soldering.

SMD Soldering

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Presentation about surface mount device (SMD) soldering.

Giant Soldering

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

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.

Surface Mount Device Stenciling

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

Intro to Arduino with ArduBlock

February 6, 2014

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

Intro to Arduino

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

ProtoSnap Intro to Arduino

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

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

Simon Modifications

Pete Lewis 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.

MakerScience and Arduino

April 7, 2014

Learn how to teach basic concepts of electricity and circuits, program a microcontroller, and integrate making, building, and inventing into your classroom

Driving to Scratchville

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introduction to programming and sensor input isng scratch and the Pico Board.

Intro to PicoBoard with Scratch

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introduction to computing using Scratch and PicoBoard.

Simple Tools to Enhance Student Engagement with Processing

Derek Runberg March 28, 2014

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

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.

Giant Components

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

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.

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

Resistance Board

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

A project using e-textiles to show the concept of resistance in an intuitive manner.

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Classes 3 found

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 39 found

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…

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…

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…

Subscribe to the SparkFun Newsletter

Sign up for the SparkFun E-mail Newsletter! Products, news and discounts - delivered straight to your inbox. What do you get with the SparkFun newsletter? Subscribers get to be among the first to …

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…

RoHS Compliance

What does RoHS Compliant mean? RoHS = Restriction of Hazardous Substance Directive Here is the European Union WEEE directive that started it all. If you've seen the trash can icon with an X imprin…

Tours

Ever wondered what sort of hijinks go on behind the scenes at SparkFun? Do you dream of seeing certain SparkFun folks in their natural habitat? Well you’re in luck, because we host public tours …

RoHS Compliance

What does RoHS Compliant mean? RoHS = Restriction of Hazardous Substance Directive Here is the European Union WEEE directive that started it all. If you’ve seen the trash can ico…

Compliance

Standards Compliance This document outlines the various standards with which SparkFun is compliant. For information on compliance with laws or legal authorities please see our Guidelines for Law E…

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…

Education

At SparkFun Education we believe that connecting learners with the spirit of innovation will lead to a generation of thinkers who can shape the world with powerful ideas and solutions and solve rea…

Maker Certificate Program at Sonoma State University

Maker Certificate Program at Sonoma State University The Maker Certificate Program is a unique professional development and mentorship opportunity for educators to introduce making in Pre-K-16 lea…

Eagle Library

This part is contained within the SFE Eagle Library. The library can be downloaded from GitHub here. This means that if you are using Eagle PCB Design Software, you won’t need to create your own…

Getting Started with ArduBlock

Getting Started with ArduBlock ArduBlock is a programming environment designed to make physical computing with Arduino easier for beginners. Instead of writing code, worrying about syntax, and (mis)p…

Holiday Gift Guide

Make sure it ships on time! Check our Holiday Shipping Timeline.   2015 Holiday Gift Guide We're taking the guesswork out of gifting and sharing our favorite ideas for everyone on yo…

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'…

SX Create 2016

Austin here we come! We're loading up the SparkFun van with more soldering irons than you can shake a RedStick at and heading south for SX Create 2016! It's our fourt…

Interconnections Kits

Interconnections Kits by SparkFun We’ve partnered with Dr. Kylie Peppler of Indiana University and MIT Press to carry some of the design challenge materials from the Interconnections book collect…

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. …

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