Member #255632

Member Since: October 1, 2011

Country: United States



High school student with a love for electronics, and a desire to learn more about them through creation and personal experience.

Spoken Languages

English, Some technobabble

Programming Languages

Some HTML, learning Java


Electronics, sewing, woodworking, learning, and taking anything and everything apart

  • Product DEV-11113 | about 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for the reply, I figured it out. The LED strip I was running was being powered from the board, so it was drawing way too much current, causing the board to overload and shut down.

  • News - March Caption Contest Win… | about a month ago

    I agree. There were plenty more funny than this. From what it sounds the winner unknowingly stumbled upon an inside joke, or something similar. I have never seen anything that shows a “penchant” for dancing, but maybe that’s just me. Ah well, it’s their money and they can use it how they please.

    But if you guys do make a video where some Sparkfun people dance, I would love to see it.

  • News - Your March Caption Contes… | about 2 months ago

    That is excellent.

  • News - Your March Caption Contes… | about 2 months ago

    “Alright guy’s, we may have a wide selection of LED’s and a decent number of other small components, but it’s not enough. You on the left, group 10.1011, will flank Digikey from the west while I will lead group 11.0010 on a full frontal assault of MIT’s media lab in search for talented engineers. They will naturally follow the man sporting a beard on his face and math joke on his chest. Not to mention I will also have a keg of beer.” “Uhhh, about that keg…” “Dave?!”

  • Product DEV-11113 | about 4 months ago

    I seem to be having a problem with my board resting every couple of seconds. I have tried soldering 120 Ohm equivalent resistance between vcc and the RST as well as a 10 micro-farad capacitor between RST and GND. Aside from removing R2 and C2 I don’t know where to go. Is that a good option? Will the Sparkfun FTDI programmer be able auto-reset? It’s not a super big deal if I can’t auto reset because where this is going it will not be removed for a long, long time.

  • Product COM-11719 | about 5 months ago

    I went to the datasheet, and removed the /datasheets/Components/General/3.jpg Which ended bizarrely.

  • Product COM-11719 | about 5 months ago

    The engineering club at my school needs a fundraiser. We really like old arcade games in that club. You guy have a coin acceptor. Are you thinking what I’m thinking?

  • News - New Product Friday: Talk … | about 5 months ago


  • News - November Caption Contest | about 5 months ago

    Us four should be finished in about an hour! Screw it guys, I’m just going to change the florescent lighbang Us three should be finished in about an hour!

  • News - New Product Friday: Don't… | about 5 months ago

    Hear Hear!

Name Pieces Total
Arcade Cabinet
9 48.55
Room Lights
I will use this to control the lights in my room.
18 123.85