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Emcee Grady

Member Since: November 13, 2008

Country: United States

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Bio

When I trip (which is rare), I rebound with force equal to that with which I fell.

Role

Supreme Protector of the Written Word Designer of Leather Evening Wear

Organizations

SparkFun Electronics

Spoken Languages

English Basic Spanish Advanced Elven

Associations

My associates have asked not to be named.

Universities

University of Notre Dame Mrs. Feliz’s 1st Grade Honor Section

Expertise

I am an expert in all trades, jack of none.

Interests

Elegant paper-miche arrangements, prizzly hunting, salmon tracking

Websites

www.sparkfun.com

Publications

I write a good chunk of the homepage posts on SparkFun, so there’s that.

We've partnered with 14-year-old whiz kid Quin Etnyre to bring his first Kickstarter to life!

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Building a muscle-riffic demo for conductive yarn!

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The latest greatest IDE is now available for download.

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A cool project from "Popular Science" writer Dave Prochnow

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Do you have the electronics chops to take home the prize?

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SparkFun heads to Chicago this week to attend the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter meeting.

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We'll be at the Boulder Mini Maker Faire this weekend - and so should you!

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A story about a FIRST team doing big things for the robotics community.

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Director of Engineering Pete Dokter is back for another episode of "According to Pete"

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A new tutorial to help you get started with robotics using Actobotics.

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Are wearables the next big thing or just a flash in the pan?

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Spice up your fancy outfit with some flashy LEDs.

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Another smattering of "Simple Sketches" for your viewing pleasure!

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Have you always wanted to experiment with electroluminescence?

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Need some last minute trimming for your tree?

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An awesome project from SparkFun customer Elahd Bar-Shai

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David Hunt takes a look at how these three products stack up.

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Let's see what makes the latest fitness band tick...

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Auto assembly-line meets your local watering hole.

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Fault tolerance, graceful degradation - and failing in a not-so-painful way.

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

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Join us this Thursday for an awesome day of hacking, making and learning!

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If you've been waiting to get your Starter Pack - the wait is over!

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SparkFun Arcade

If you weren't able to find the holiday Easter eggs on our site, we've got you covered!

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We hope you enjoyed the madness as much as we did.

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We put our skills to the test...with decidedly mixed results.

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More Simple Sketches

We've got a handful of new simple sketches - check them out!

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Check out how you can use conductive ink to draw your circuits!

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Never an easy decision, but here it is...

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We're taking a look at some of our favorite sensors and breakout boards in this new video series!

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We sent a customer to SAINTCON - here's how it went!

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Check out this project from Creative Technologist Nick Poole using the pcDuino Camera Module.

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If you're looking to chat with those on the "other side," might as well do it with Arduino!

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There's still time to build this great trick or treating bag for your kid - or yourself!

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Join us this afternoon for some Halloween-themed projects!

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Hackers In Residence - The Tethered Quad

September 18, 2013

Our first-ever "Hackers in Residence" Tara Tiger Brown and Sean Bonner created a quadcopter that stays tethered to the ground. Here's how they did it!

"Heart on Your Sleeve"

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The parts you need to create Dave Prochnow's "Heart (Monitor) On…

Kits Kit

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The prize for the January caption contest.

Hacker On The Go

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This is the kit for the electronics enthusiast on-the-go. Winner…

LED Testing Tweezers

Emcee Grady 6 items

Want to build your own tweezers to check your LEDs? This is the …

Makerspace Tools

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The perfect tools for your new Makerspace.