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 RedBoard Edge

RedBoard Edge: The SparkFun RedBoard Edge is a nifty little rework of the SparkFun RedBoard designed to be panel mounted in your custom project enclosure to allow for an easy way to make a clean, finished looking product. It has all the features of a…

Project Showcase Boulder Bounces

The Museum of Boulder exhibit designers have paired with SparkFun to create Boulder Bounces: a mashup of Simon Says on trampolines. With sounds and spot lights triggering for every jump in the room, the exhibit is a bouncy blast for all ages. Join us as…

Product Showcase: SparkFun ProtoShield Kit

The SparkFun ProtoShield Kit lets you customize your own Arduino shield using whatever circuit you can come up with and then test it to make sure everything is working the way it should! The SparkFun ProtoShield Kit is based off the Arduino R3’s footprint that…

Product Showcase: SparkFun gator:bit

Product Page: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14484 cardboard circuits: https://www.sparkfun.com/news/2546 The SparkFun gator:bit is an all-in-one “carrier” board for your micro:bit that provides you with a fully functional development and prototyping platform. Almost every pin on the micro:bit is broken out to pads for alligator (or crocodile, if you…

Product Showcase: VR IMU

The SparkFun VR IMU Breakout is a cutting edge triple axis accelerometer/gyro/magnetometer all in a single package that you can connect via I2C and Qwiic! The Qwiic VR IMU is a high precision, 9DoF device used in Android phones. Since it’s Qwiic enabled, you won’t…

Product Showcase: Qwiic GradiEYE Infrared Array

SparkFun Grid-EYE Infrared Array Breakout Board: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14607 Code for the demo project in the video: https://gist.github.com/ShawnHymel/9efcdfd76635fe2b4d85ca01f88022af The Panasonic AMG8833 Grid-EYE is an array of infrared sensors that gives you independent temperature information in an 8×8 matrix. As a result, you can construct a low-resolution IR…

Product Showcase: SparkFun AST-CAN485 Dev Board

The SparkFun AST-CAN485 Dev Board is a mini Arduino processing on-board CAN (Control Area Network) and RS485 ports enabling quick and easy interfacing. It utilizes an Atmel AT90CAN128 processor and is fully Arduino compatible and library supported. This board is great for people who know…

Product Showcase: Variable Load Kit

SparkFun Variable Load Kit: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/14449 The SparkFun Variable Load Kit is a quick-to-assemble board designed to allow users to draw a specific amount of current from a voltage input. This kit can be used to test stability of a power supply under various loads, battery…

Product Showcase: Pioneer IoT Add-On Shield

SparkFun Next to One Plant features: The Pioneer IoT Add-On Shield. It is a unique board designed to add more functionality to the PSoC 6 from Cypress while remaining useful and practical for plenty of other Internet of Things applications. Each Add-On Shield is a…