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Ribbon Cable - 6 wire (3ft)

$ 0.75
Ribbon Cable - 6 wire (15ft)

$ 2.95
Ribbon Crimp Connector - 6-pin (2x3, Female)

$ 0.35
Ribbon Cable - 10 wire (15ft)

$ 4.95
Ribbon Cable - 10 wire (3ft)

$ 0.95

2x5 Pin IDC Ribbon Cable

$ 1.5
RCA Video Cable - 6'

$ 2.95
HDMI Cable - 6'

$ 4.95
EL Wire Chasing Adapter Cable

$ 1.5
CAT 6 Cable - 3ft

$ 1.95
USB Cable Extension - 6 Foot

$ 3.95
USB Micro-B Cable - 6"

$ 1.95

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Tutorials 379 found

Working with Wire

February 8, 2013

How to strip, crimp and work with wire.

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.

LDK Experiment 6: Microcontroller Circuits

October 2, 2013

Learn how to build a simple microcontroller circuit using the pre-programmed LilyTiny Board

LSM303C 6DoF Hookup Guide

October 8, 2015

A basic guide to get started with the LSM303C 6 Degrees of Freedom Breakout.

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.

Installing a Bootloader on the MicroView

August 22, 2014

Fix your bootloader-less MicroView! This tutorial covers how to: disassemble the MicroView, wire it up to an assortment of programmers, program the bootloader, and test it out.

Dungeons and Dragons Dice Gauntlet

August 13, 2013

A playful, geeky tutorial for a leather bracer that uses a LilyPad Arduino, LilyPad accelerometer, and seven segment display to roll virtual 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 20, and 100 side dice for gaming.

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.

Weather Station Wirelessly Connected to Wunderground

April 11, 2014

Build your own open source, official Wunderground weather station that updates every 10 seconds over Wifi via an Electric Imp.

Simon Splosion Wireless

February 13, 2014

This is a tutorial demonstrating one of many techniques to "hack" the Simon Says. We will highlight the technique to take your Simon Says Wireless.

Arduino Wireless Communication via the Electric Imp

April 8, 2014

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

ATmega128RFA1 Dev Board Hookup Guide

August 8, 2013

A hookup example guide for SparkFun's ATmega128RFA1 Development Board. Includes a schematic/board overview and explanation, and example code.

Using the BlueSMiRF

September 16, 2013

How to get started using the BlueSMiRF and Bluetooth Mate Silvers.

WiFly Shield Hookup Guide

February 4, 2014

How to get the WiFly Shield up and running.

Si4707 Hookup Guide

May 29, 2013

Instructions on hooking up to and communicating with the Si4707 Weather Band Radio Breakout using an Arduino.

Si4703 FM Radio Receiver Hookup Guide

August 13, 2015

Add some tunes to your project with the Si4703 FM Radio Receiver Breakout.

Pro Micro & Fio v3 Hookup Guide

November 8, 2013

An overview of the Pro Micro, how to install it, and how to use it with Arduino.

Exploring XBees and XCTU

March 12, 2015

How to set up an XBee using your computer, the X-CTU software, and an XBee Explorer interface board.

CC3000 Hookup Guide

April 3, 2014

Getting started guide for the CC3000 shield and breakout board.

Connector Basics

January 18, 2013

Connectors are a major source of confusion for people just beginning electronics. The number of different options, terms, and names of connectors can make selecting one, or finding the one you need, daunting. This article will help you get a jump on the world of connectors.

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Archived Tutorials 3 found


We take an old rotary phone, dissect it, and cross-pollinate it with a cellular module.

Lessons from Rebuilding Illumitune

Lessons learned while fixing a kid's museum light and sound exhibit.

Robot Journal - John

Building a jousting bot

Blog 767 found

Eagle 6 Has Landed

January 23, 2012 46

The PCB layout tool we use called Eagle has undergone some helpful changes in v6.

New Product Friday: Cable Chaos

March 13, 2015 17

Products and puppies, what more could you ask for?

New Product Friday: Fly by Wire

September 27, 2013 20

This week we have some small products and a bunch of revisions. Check it out.

Engineering Roundtable - EL Wire Burning Man Sign

August 13, 2012 20

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

According to Pete - June 6, 2011

June 6, 2011 62

You got questions about capacitors, we've got answers!

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

December 8, 2014 2

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

Enginursday: Life Improvements with Arduino 1.6

March 12, 2015 16

The release of Arduino 1.6 has really improved my Arduino-programming life thanks to custom platform support, command line utilities and line numbers!

Guest Tutorial: EL Wire Light-Up Dog Harness

November 4, 2015 0

An easy project to keep your quadrupedal family members safe!

6ft 7-Segment Display

December 11, 2007 0

Tom Becker was nice enough to email us and comment on our <a href="http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/present.php?p=GPSClock-1">12ft. GPS wall clock</a>. Then he put us to shame...

Enginursday: Favorite Tools

December 11, 2014 21

Examining one of the categories that occupies significant space on my workbench: wire strippers.

New Product Friday: Photon RedBoard

August 28, 2015 7

This week we have a new Photon-based RedBoard and a handy cable.

iPad, Wired and SparkFun

June 7, 2010 11

Wired and reading on an iPad. And sure enough, the iPad blends!

Arduino IDE 1.6 Released

February 9, 2015 8

The latest greatest IDE is now available for download.

Welcome '::1:'

June 28, 2012 27

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

Free EAGLE Webinars

February 11, 2013 29

Want to learn about EAGLE V6? Check out these webinars

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.

New Product Friday: Look Ma, No Wires!

February 3, 2012 45

SparkFun is clearing out our production stock and we have a few ICs that we don't use on current assemblies. Check out those and some new products.

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.

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Resources 31 found

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.

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.

LilyPad with ArduBlock Workshop

Angela Sheehan 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.

e-Textile Mask Workshop

Angela Sheehan 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

Jeffrey Branson February 6, 2014

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

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

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.

Scratch Workshop Design Guide

February 3, 2015

A fantastic guide to teaching your own Scratch workshops and camp programs by the folks at ScratchEd. Click here to download.

Atmega In-Depth

Jeffrey Branson February 6, 2014

This material was created for a class on building and programming with the AT328 chip, without using the actual Arduino board.

Introduction to Robotics using SparkFun RedBot Mainboard

Jeffrey Branson January 15, 2015

Our team of educators piloted a class here at SparkFun in the Spring of 2014 introducing the RedBot Mainboard using the Dagu Multi Chassis platform. Here a

LilyPad With No Programming

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

Introductory handout covering sewing with conductive thread and how to avoid short circuits in e-textiles with LilyPad components.

How to Solder Comic

February 6, 2014

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

PicoBoard LabPack Getting Started Guide

Brian Huang April 21, 2015

This is a hand-out illustrating how to get started using the PicoBoard and auxiliary sensors on ports A, B, C, and D. The LabPack comes complete with 10 Pi

Paper Circuits Pin

Angela Sheehan March 31, 2014

This quick craft project shows you how to create a circuit using copper tape instead of wire to light up an LED and make a wearable piece of e-craft art.

Funding Sources for MakerSpaces in Libraries

April 21, 2015

Here is a short list of grants and funding sources for building out your own makerspace in your library or community center. Here are links to the raw sour

Processing the Danger Shield

Lindsay Craig February 6, 2014

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

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 and Sewable Circuits in Libraries

Angela Sheehan October 20, 2014

Tips for incorporating easy to use, scalable, and fun activities for library programs.

Paper Circuit Cards

Brian Huang 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

Intro to Basic Electronics

February 6, 2014

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

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Classes 1 found

July 11, 2016

Microcontrollers for Educators

Connecting the STEM Dots: Microprocessors and Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Classroom. Colorado State University Dep…

Articles 63 found

Wireless Buying Guide

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…

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…

USB Buying Guide

USB Buying Guide One day in 1994, seven world-leading technology companies sat down and created a new standard for connecting computer peripherals. By “one day,” of course I mean, “…

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…

Sylvia's Super Awesome Book Projects

Sylvia’s Super Awesome Arduino Book Projects The kit is now available! Guess what?! Super-Awesome Sylvia, star of Super-Awesome Sylvia’s Super-Awesome Maker Show, has a new book for you…

XBee Buying Guide

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 …

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…


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 …


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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…

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…

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…

ISS National Design Challenge

ISS National Design Challenge Have questions? Let me know! mike.grusin@sparkfun.com Welcome CASIS ISS National Design Challenge participants! The following parts may be useful when developing your …

Pi Day 2015

You didn’t think we had forgotten about Pi Day did you? What’s Pi Day, you ask? Well, on March 14th (A.K.A. 3-14) it’s the day we celebrate mathematics, science and all things gee…

Nathan Seidle Bio

Nathan Seidle (pronounced sigh-dle) is the founder and CEO of SparkFun Electronics in Boulder, Colo. Nathan founded SparkFun in 2003 while an undergraduate student studying electrical engineering. …

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