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Sparkfun Electronics specializes in manufacturing tools and electronic gadgetry which translate well into being used as robot parts.


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  • Mono Audio Amplifier (TPA2005D1)
    good D class amp!
    Review by ...
    Really efficient D class amp.
    (Posted on 8/25/14)
  • Concave Button - Red
    Excellent Quality
    Review by Mark
    These are great little buttons for kids projects. Highly recommend.
    (Posted on 8/19/14)
  • Arduino Fio
    Works fine with XBee Pro (62mW)
    Review by David
    I've got it working fine with an XBee Pro radio (62mW). This unit plus an XBee plus a cheap LiPo battery makes a great sensor unit in a small package.
    (Posted on 8/11/14)
  • Maxstream 1mW XBee Transceiver Module (Wire Antennae)
    very useful
    Review by alan
    so easy to use, small and smart
    (Posted on 8/8/14)
  • Programmable Coin Acceptor
    great product
    Review by Scott M
    Overall this product is a great coin acceptor, fantastic service as always!
    (Posted on 8/8/14)
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New Ultrasonic Sensor for Hobbyists

Posted on February 24, 2006

By William Cox & filled under RobotShop.

Look out Devantech, there’s a new kid on the proverbial block, the robotics-block, that is. While the ultrasonic sensor line from Devantech has turned into a staple for many hobby robots, it looks like there might be another viable contender. Check out the Ultrasonic Range Finder from Maxbotix, which is listed for $24. A FAQ [...]
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... and I broke them from using them too much. I ordered some new ones off sparkfun and installed them onto the circuit boards.. This is kind of above ... isn't an issue.... I'm that 10% that finds faults in all sorts of electronics. I have had my BB2 since about December of 2008 with only one ...
2012-07-03 22:58 by LikWidChz
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... will attempt to explain my A4WD-1 Rover project. I bought my Rover w/o electronics and outfitted it with GHM-16 Gear Head Motors, TRC-01 Off Road ... to be interpreted as High (TTL Serial). This XBee is plugged into a SparkFun Regulated board (WRL-09132) which uses the Sabertooth's 5V output ...
2011-12-13 10:19 by bigiron
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... board forever. This is 8 months later... To put this into perspective. Sparkfun has the following policy. " Warranty Information SparkFun Electronics strives to provide accurate descriptions and high quality merchandise. If you have ...
2011-09-06 15:29 by Robot Dude
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... the sensor directly to your serial port, you may need a few additional electronics such as a resistor. We still suggest using a serial breakout board to help with wiring. "Sparkfun" is not the manufacturer of the chip itself - they produce breakout boards, ...
2011-01-11 09:08 by CBenson
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... I believe there was a long thread up on the DD-WRT forum on this... My electronics is trial and error as well, so I prefer methods that have a less ... the pins...) or if I want a DB9, I might try something like: http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=449" onclick="window.open(this.href);return ...
2010-11-08 12:59 by kurte
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We're mainly using the Blue Smirf products from SparkFun Electronics on the robots discussed on this list. We're using Microchip PICs or the Renesas parts ...
2010-02-19 18:23 by KM6VV
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... 25a motor controller which I am sure is an easy task but I have zero electronics experience and trying to get started without frying my new toys. ... bought some of these small jumper wires http://www.trossenrobotics.com/sparkfun-jumper-wires-premium-f-f.aspx but I am still too uncertain to attempt ...
2010-02-17 13:46 by xero
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... Brats, as you can see in the picture below: DeBrat.jpg I cut out my own electronics holder for it as the board is a slight bit wider and shorter ... UARTS toward the top left of the board. Note: I had problems with the Sparkfun regulated adapters and I am currently using one of the ones from ...
2010-01-25 23:33 by kurte
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... possible to add to the kit a internet module like those http://www.nkcelectronics.com/wiznet-wiz812mj-tcpip-network-mod812.html OR http://tuxgraphics.org/electronics/200606/article06061.shtml ... like http://www.ewiznet.com/goods_detail.php?goodsIdx=135 or http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=9333 ...
2009-10-12 20:24 by linuxguy
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... posted. A day of experimenting....nows the time for those really smart electronics guys amongst you to come out and add some knowledge, and correct ... they cant be helping in the level shift issue at all. Fact is that the sparkfun xbee regulated board doesnt do any level shifting. If you wire ...
2009-09-15 09:23 by rotorman
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Hi again, Others up here are better at electronics than I am, so I won't comment much about if the diode will be sufficient. Earlier I asked the people at sparkfun if you can pass it 6V, but I should have maybe said a 6V battery and they said that ...
2009-09-14 22:42 by kurte
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http://www.electronics-lab.com/blog/?p=3280

Not sure how well it would work with an atom or the price but they look pretty slick.

--Aaron
2009-08-03 13:26 by LikWidChz
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As I said there are others who know much more about the electronics than I do. If it were me, I would simply purchase it from someone like sparkfun: http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=449 , that is I always ...
2009-06-29 19:42 by kurte
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... SES brackets for the legs, hips, neck joint, lexan Scout chassis and electronics carrier. Custom designed feet allow for carrying of two 7.2V ... WiFi Pad on Apple Iphone to PC running Visual Sequencer to SSC-32 via SparkFun BlueSmIRf Gold. Stats: Weight fully loaded with batteries, guns ...
2009-06-17 00:47 by mannyR7
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... be in the neighborhood of the Scout kit, which is $840.00 without electronics. The easiest way to control it would be with the SSC-32, a bluetooth modem from SparkFun and a PC running Sequences. You can also replace the PC with a microcontroller ...
2008-11-10 10:53 by Robot Dude
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