Frequently Asked Questions
Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm
U.S. Mountain Time:
Chat With Us
September 7, 2012
News - SparkFun and Particle Joi…
about 2 weeks ago
I’ve met Zach before, and he’s a really great guy! … very happy to see the rebrand, such that y'all can work together now!
News - Your March Caption Contes…
about 3 months ago
Alex fully realizes his doom, when the Redbot warriors of Ardooine track him down outside of Seattle.
about 9 months ago
These chips freakin' rock. I use them as the intermediary between any/all sensors and my upstream Arduino. They are low cost and can interface with almost everything.
about 9 months ago
Any human that isn’t a developing child, or an immune system deficient (elderly or other issues) can easily handle LEAD, MERCURY, and other poisons. Humans are way more resilient than you’d normally think. But only in the middle spectrum, not the ends of the age window.
News - Rummage Giveaway Winners
about 10 months ago
I wanna hear what’s in those boxes!! Share the awesome!
In my .brd files, I put a piece of text down on the silkscreen with $Revision$ in it. Then I enable svn:keywords on that .brd file. Subversion will then insert the version control revision right onto my silkscreen. It is seriously handy…
(I believe Git has a similar feature)
Note: those 5mm pitch screw terminals (for the load) max out at 14 gauge wires. My house is wired with standard 12 gauge romex. … So: confirm your wire gauge, if you’re wiring directly into your house.
about a year ago
When these are used with higher power devices, a heat sink is recommended. The hole size on the TO-220 sink (https://www.sparkfun.com/products/121) looks compatible. Are there any problems using those, that I’m not seeing?
News - September Caption Contest
about 2 years ago
So that is where you guys put the mice from Inventory. You do realize you can’t eat them, right?
Jake tried for years to fit in, but his friends kept staring at him and asking, “Who?”
This list is a complete set of parts to build an RJ45 breakout b…
Forgot your password?
No account? Register one!