Product Showcase: LulzBot Mini 2 3D Printer

https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14717 The LulzBot Mini 2 is a versatile, high performance desktop 3D printer engineered to deliver premium results print after print. Though tiny, this 3D printer is mighty! The LulzBot Mini 2 provides you with the same wide range of features of the Taz series…

Product Showcase: VL53L1X Qwiic Distance Sensor

SparkFun VL53L1X Breakout: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14722 The ST VL53L1X is a time of flight sensor using a vertical cavity surface emitting laser (VCSE), which is a Class 1 IR laser operating at 940 nm. It is capable of detecting objects up to 4 meters away with a…

Product Showcase: SparkFun Inventor’s Kit Bridge Pack for micro:bit

Do you own a micro:bit or micro:bit Go Bundle and want to expand your skills with the new microcontroller? You are in luck! The SparkFun Inventor’s Kit Bridge Pack for micro:bit was designed to provide you with an easy way to transform your m:b into…

Product Showcase: :Move Mini Buggy Kit

The :MOVE Mini Buggy Kit from Kitronik provides a fun introduction to robotics using the micro:bit. Specifically, the :MOVE Mini is a two wheeled robot that is suitable for autonomous operation, remote control projects via a Bluetooth application, or being controlled using a second micro:bit…

Product Showcase: Lilypad USB Plus

https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14631 The LilyPad USB Plus is a sewable electronics microcontroller that you can use with Arduino. It includes 14 sew tabs for attaching conductive thread, four of which are power/ground connections and 10 I/O tabs. Clear labels and built-in LEDs make this a great way…

Product Showcase: Lilypad Light Sensor

https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14629 The LilyPad Light Sensor is a sewable breakout board with an ALS-PT19 light sensor on it. Use the light sensor to make your e-textile projects react to ambient light. To use the light sensor, you will need to connect to a LilyPad Arduino or…

Product Showcase: PixyCam Pixy2 CMUcam5

Pixy2 CMUcam5: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14678 The PixyCam Pixy2 CMUcam5 is a fast image sensor capable of learning and identifying objects of various shapes, sizes, and colors. It has a 1296×976 resolution camera capable of up to 60 fps. Image data and object recognition information can be sent…

Product Showcase: WE1010 Soldering Station

The WE1010 from Weller is a powerful 70 watt soldering station that is perfect for passionate hobbyists, DIYers, and anyone who needs to build or repair electronics. This soldering station operates at 120V and features an easy-to-read LCD screen with three push buttons to provide…

According to Pete #57 How ODB2 Works

Greetings and welcome to May! In this episode of ATP, I’m going to cover everything that I would consider to be required information about OBD2 to enable you to start poking around at the innards of your car’s data bus. We’ll do a brief history…

Product Showcase: SparkFun Flexible Grayscale OLED Breakout 1 81in

OLED Breakout: It’s typically better to have a flexible mind and outlook on life, so the same should go for OLED displays! The SparkFun Flexible Grayscale OLED Breakout is pretty much exactly what the name says it is: a small grayscale OLED that can be…