Item #: ASM-PIXY-CAM -
Vision Processing is a lot of work - even low resolution camera can output lots of data, and parsing through that data can be a lot of work. But don't worry, the CMUcam5 Pixy is here! The Pixy is a vision sensor that can quickly track colored objects and report back their X/Y position to your Arduino or other microcontroller. The Arduino can then take that data and control motors and other devices based on the position of the tracked objects. Add the Pixy to one of our Crawlers, Rovers,Turrets...
Item #: CBL-USBA2B -
It is a standard USB A to B cable. It is 6 feet long. It has gold plated connectors. Not much else to say. Buy one if you need it. Or don't. It won't hurt our feelings honestly.
Item #: CBL-USB2MICRO -
This 6ft Micro USB Cable is perfect for powering and programming controllers like the RobotGeek Geekduino
Item #: MG-A000066 -
The Arduino Uno R3 is a microcontroller board based on the ATmega328 (datasheet). It has 14 digital input/output pins (of which 6 can be used as PWM outputs), 6 analog inputs, a 16 MHz crystal oscillator, a USB connection, a power jack, an ICSP header, and a reset button. It contains everything needed to support the microcontroller; simply connect it to a computer with a USB cable or power it with a AC-to-DC adapter or battery to get started. The Uno differs from all...
Item #: RG-GEEKDUINO -
The Geekduino is the new Arduino Compatible board from RobotGeek! This board goes into every RobotGeek Robot Kit and is the perfect microcontroller for your next robotic project! The Geekduino uses the ubiquitous Micro USB port to power and program the board. The Geekduino can also be powered via the ultra low-profile flat DC power jack. A series of switches allows you to toggle on/off the Geekduino's FTDI reset (handy for software projects) as well as change the operating voltage of the...
Item #: TI-TG-02B-DC12B -
If you are looking for an Arduino Pump the RobotGeek Large Liquid Pump is a great solution. This pump is self priming, quiet, food safe, and can move up to 2 liters per minute. To use this for an Arduino Pump project all you need is a RobotGeek Relay and seperate power supply. The pump will work with standard aquarium tubing. The fit is a little tight, but the tubing will go on. We recommend picking up some of our 3.5mm food safe silicone tubing which fits great and goes on easier! Recommended...
Item #: RG-SMPUMP -
If you are looking for an Arduino Pump the RobotGeek small liquid and air pump is a great solution. This pump is self priming and food safe so it can be used for projects involving plant watering, suction, drainage, drink dispensing, barbots, and more. To use this for an Arduino Pump project all you need is a RobotGeek Relay and seperate power supply. The pump can operate at either 6 or 12 volts and packs a punch in a small package! Recommended Arduino Pump Tutorials: Arduino ShotBot Project...
Item #: HW-WVALVE -
If you are looking for an Arduino solenoid valve the RobotGeek liquid solenoid valve is a perfect solution. Compact, food safe, and with mounting holes make it a great fit for DIY projects of all kinds. The Solenoid Valve is a great companion to the Large DC Liquid Pump and the Small DC Liquid Pump. When building pumping projects sometimes it is necessary to add a valve to stop either liquid back draw or unwanted flow. When using diaphram pumps if your liquid supply is higher than your pouring...
Item #: MG-A000065 -
The Wireless SD Shield provides a 3.3v regulated Digi Xbee slot for easy wireless connectivity, a uSD (micro Secure Digital) slot for onboard storage capabilities, and a compact prototyping board area for custom additions. Transmission LED indicator lights, a reset button, and serial select switch are also available for your convenience. Passthrough headers allow for additional Shields to be stacked on top.More information available soon!
Item #: KIT-ARD-BE -
The Basic Experimenters Kit for Arduino contains many of the most popular accessories for DIY projects to get you up and running fast. This handy experimenters kits is great for those that want to learn about physical computing on a basic hardware component level! Tinkerers will get to interact with the Arduino microcontroller on a basic circuitry level, creating connections from I/O pins to raw sensors, resistors, and capacitors. The kit contains the essentials: an Arduino Uno, breadboard,...
Item #: SS-ELB00100M -
Description GROVE is an open modular toolset, designed to minimize the difficulty of fundamental electronic engineering. It is formed by functional modules Grove and interface board STEM. Each Grove has unified 4pin interface and standardized jigsaw shape for easy combination. They can work with major existing development platform (like Arduino and compatible boards, beagle board, Xbee, and etc) via STEMs. Pack list Base Shield Grove - LCD RGB Backlight Grove - Smart Relay Grove - Buzzer Grove...
Item #: KIT-ARD-GR -
Description The Grove Starter Kit for Arduino is a modular building-block system for physical computing. Great for teaching, learning, rapid prototyping, and also perfect for projects around the house! Plug in various sensor modules, output devices, and displays using a convenient unified 4 pin plug interface. GROVE is an open modular toolset, designed to minimize the difficulty of fundamental electronic engineering. It is formed by functional modules Grove and interface board. Each Grove...
Item #: MG-T020040 -
Extension Sensor Shield for Arduino Mega series. Easily connect more than 25 sensors, actuators and serial devices to the main board. The shield has a built in voltage regulator in order to supply extra power to the digital IO in order to fulfill the power needs of a fully populated platform.
Item #: KIT-ARD-XB -
Take your next Arduino project on the road! The Xbee Wireless Kit for Arduino is the perfect bundle to get started with wirelessly connected physical computing and data-logging. Need to get sensor input from a remote location to your PC? This kit employs the use of Xbee wireless modules to create a wireless serial link between your PC and Arduino. Load your Arduino up with sensors and a sketch, and have it sending and receveing packets in no time! This kit utilizes the new Wireless SD Shield,...
Item #: MG-K000007 -
Arduino is an open source electronic prototyping platform. With a combination of the Arduino IDE (software) and the line of Arduino Microcontrollers (hardware) you can design, build and program electronic systems to accomplish almost any task! Whether you just need to blink some LEDs, control motors, or power your latest invention, the Arduino Platform will help you get to the finish line. If you're looking for a one-stop, highly structured way to get started in the Arduino World, then check...
Item #: SS-114990164 -
This is a super mini voltmeter with 0.28 inch LED display. It has reverse connect protection (though it is advisable to mind your wiring). When voltage is less than 10V, two decimal places will be shown. When voltage is more than 10V, one decimal place will be shown. This voltmeter would be great for a battery readout on your next robot, or generally useful for a retro readout panel!
Item #: AF-1328 -
With this 2.1mm DC Barrel Jack to Alligator Clips cable you can easily turn a wall adapter into a power supply! A high quality molded 2.1mm DC barrel jack is brought out to red (center positive) & black (ring negative) alligator clips. Works with most wall adapters. Good for 2-3 Amps and up to 24VDC.
Item #: AF-1329 -
This 2.1mm DC Barrel Plug to Alligator Clips cable can turn any battery pack into a power supply in a snap! A high quality molded 2.1mm DC barrel plug is brought out to red (center positive) & black (ring negative) alligator clips. Good for 2-3 Amps of current, up to 24VDC. 2.1mm is near standard for electronics, and fits the Geekduino splendidly.
Item #: CBL-SQUID4P -
Sometimes you need to hook a serial/I2C device directly to your Arduino, or minimize the mess of jumper wires on your breadboard. These 4 Pin Sensor Squid 300m cables will help you do just that! On one end, you have a standard 4-pin connector (.1"/2.54mm pitch), and on the other end you have 4 single female jumper wires. You can easily position each cable exactly where you need it. Each cable is 300m in length. Comes in pack of 10 squid cables. Pair these cables with 2-pin couplers to adapt...
Item #: AF-2174 -
This pack of 5 5mm Plastic Bevel LED Holder will keep your LEDs in place. Made of the ever ubiquitous black plastic, with a subtle bevel that gracefully leans into the curve of your LED, people will take notice of your great taste in flush mounting hardware.
Item #: CBL-USBMTF-WHT -
Need to plug in a USB device, but it's just out of reach? Have a short USB cable with a proprietary connector? The 6' USB Extension cable is what you need! This cable has a standard USB A male connector on one end, and a standard USB A female connector on the other, allowing you to extend the reach of virtually any USB cable in your arsenal.
Item #: HK-UBEC6V3A -
A BEC (battery elimination circuit) is a great tool for getting a lower voltage from a higher voltage system. For example, say you needed 6v to drive a RobotGeek servo on your 11.1v PhantomX Hexapod , but you didn't want to add a secondary battery just for the 6v servo. Simply plug this BEC into your Hexapod's battery and you'll get a stable 6v 3A power supply. The 6v 3a UBEC 2-5S Lipoly (6-32v) is a small and lightweight UBEC, featuring a High efficiency switch mode design that provides...
Item #: AF-815 -
Want to make a hexapod walker? Maybe you're making a piece of art with tons of moving parts, or you need to drive a ton of LEDs with precise PWM output. Your microcontroller has a limited number of PWM outputs, and you find yourself running out! Not with the Adafruit 16-Channel 12-bit PWM/Servo Driver - I2C interface. With this pwm and servo driver breakout, you can control 16 free-running PWM outputs with just two pins! Need to run more than 16 PWM outputs? No problem. Chain together up to 62...
Item #: SF-CAB-13191 -
This is a 4 pack of wires that are pre-terminated with an alligator clip on one end and a hookup pigtail on the other. Alligator clips are a staple part for any workbench and with these cables you will be able to easily incorporate those clips into a breadboard, development platform, or anything else that you would normally be able to attach a hookup wire to. Each Alligator Clip with Pigtail cable has a wire length of 30cm (that’s a little less than 1ft) and a male pin that easily inserts into...
Item #: SF-PRT-12978 -
Alligator clips (or Crocodile clips, if you prefer) are likely to be the most useful thing on your workbench besides the workbench itself. Whether you’re just trying to make a few quick connections to test your circuit or having trouble making your multimeter leads stay where you need them, these spring-loaded clips are a workshop must-have. Each lead in this pack of tern is 50cm long with a rubber shrouded alligator clip on each end. There are five different colors, you get two each of: red,...
Item #: AF-1450 -
The Analog Feedback Micro Servo may appear to be a normal micro servo, but it is so much more. What makes this little fella special? Beyond the metal gears which keep this servo solid for the long haul in hobby systems, this servo has feedback via a potentiometer wiper on a separate wire that can be read with an analog input, such as those on an Arduino, to get the servo's position. This gives you the ability to "record" the servo's motion, or improve stability.
Item #: SS-KIT04121P -
If you've ever wanted to dive into electronics and microcontrollers but were afraid to try, then ARDX - The Starter Kit for Arduino is the perfect kit for you. A fun beginner's kit, it includes a fully illustrated guide that will familiarize you with a wide range of electronic components while you create small, simple, and easy-to-assemble circuits. The instructions are straight forward, include diagrams, troubleshooting tips, and additional instructions for those of you who want to take their...
Item #: SS-WLS01311P -
Have you ever wanted to hook up your robot to your iOS device? Now you can utilize Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (BLE) technology in your robot with the BLE Mini. The BLE Mini requires only a serial port for communication so it supports all major development platforms that have UART interface including Arduino, ArbotiX-M Robocontroller, Geekduino, Raspberry Pi, etc. In addition, you are given access to all Ti's CC2540 I/O pins and the ability to upload firmware via USB, making the BLE Mini an ideal...
Item #: AF-1496 -
Get connected quickly with a Cold 2-Wire Splice (UY). These little wonders bite into any 22-26 AWG solid core wire with a quick squeeze from some parallel-jaw or slip joint pliers, making a solid butt splice connection. Though not waterproof, the splices contain silicone jelly to keep the cold splice from oxidizing.
Item #: AF-1494 -
Get connected quickly with a Cold Splice Wire Tap (UB). These little wonders bite into any 22-26 AWG solid core wires with a quick squeeze from some parallel-jaw or slip joint pliers, making a solid 3-way splice connection. Though not waterproof, the splices contain silicone jelly to keep the cold splice from oxidizing.
Item #: SS-101990069 -
The Gesture R TINY is a single, itty bitty module that includes Gesture Sensing, Proximity Sensing, and Ambient Light Sensing! This tiny, inexpensive, user-friendly board will bring your robot or electronics project the same kind of gesture sensing found in the latest smart phones. Gesture R can distinguish your gesture in 4 directions in 3 different speeds. GestureR can communicate with any Arduino Host or other microcontrollers through I2C interface. Reading through datasheets is always...
Item #: SS-COM05081P -
The Grove - Bee Socket is an adapter for Xbee type serial modules which can connect the WIFI Bee, RF Bee, Bluetooth Bee, etc to Arduino compatible microcrontrollers. The on-board CJT1117 regulator guarantees the stable 3.3 volts required for operation of Xbee modules. This board features a small array of LEDs that clearly display mode, power, and communication. The Grove - Bee Socket has similar functions to an XBee Shield, however the Grove - Bee Socket is connected to the Arduino by cables,...
Item #: SS-SEN10752P -
This Grove - GPS module is a cost-efficient and field-programmable gadget armed with a SIM28 and serial communication configuration. It features a 22 tracking / 66 acquisition channel GPS receiver. The sensitivity of tracking and acquisition both reach up to -160dBm, making it a great choice for personal navigation projects and location services, as well as outstanding among products of the same price range.
Item #: SS-SEN14034P -
The Grove - Hall Sensor measures the Hall Effect, which is a production of a voltage difference across an electrical conductor, transverse to an electric current in the conductor, as well as a magnetic field perpendicular to the current. The output of the continuous-time switch Hall sensor on this Twig switches low and turns on when a magnetic field (south polarity) perpendicular to the Hall sensor exceeds the BOP threshold, and it switches high (turns on) when the magnetic field disappears. ...
Item #: SS-811010001 -
Thermocouples are very sensitive, requiring a good amplifier with a cold-compensation reference. The Grove - High Temperature Sensor uses a K type thermocouple for temperature detection, with a Thermistor to detect the ambient temperature, used as a cold-compensation reference. The detectable range of this Sensor is -50℃ to 600℃ (-58ºF to 1112ºF), and the accuracy is rated at ±(2.0% + 2℃). Package Includes: Grove - High Temperature Sensor x1 Thermocouple Temperature Sensor x1 24AWG Grove Cable...
Item #: SS-811009001 -
The Grove - Mixer Pack V2 is stand-alone, Lego-like electronics kit.The Mixer Pack consists of 13 mini modules, including Power, Logic, Sensors and Actuators. It is a group of Grove compatible modules designed for quickly building functional prototypes. The tiny, colorful modules make electronics accessible and fun for children and newcomers. With this kit you can integrate circuits into your craft without an Arduino or computer. By connecting different input and output modules, you can apply...
Item #: SS-SEN04031P -
The Grove- Piezo Vibration Sensor is suitable for measurements of flexibility, vibration, impact and touch. The module is based on PZT film sensor LDT0-028. When the sensor moves back and forth, a certain voltage will be created by the voltage comparator inside of it, outputting at high & low levels. It has a high receptivity for strong impacts, and a wide dynamic range (0.001Hz~1000MHz) guaranteeing an excellent measuring performance. You can easily adjust its sensitivity by adjusting the...
Item #: SS-COM12533P -
The Grove - Screw Terminal features four 3.5mm pitch pins, with rating up to 125V @ 6A. Terminal can accept 30 to 20AWG wire. It is most common pitch screw terminal. This grove has four ports, including GND, VCC and two other undefined ports. Screw terminals are commonly used to connect a chassis ground, such as on a surge protector. Most public address systems in buildings also use them for speakers, and sometimes for other outputs and inputs. They are generally useful in just about any...
Item #: SS-114990066 -
The Screwdriver Magnetizer / Demagnetizer is aptly named. Quickly and easily magnetize small tools so they attract screws or nuts for easily starting and removing. Insert a screwdriver or nutdriver into the hole , pull it out and it's magnetized!
Item #: SF-BOB-10124 -
This is a breakout board for the SP3485 RS-485 transceiver IC, which will convert a UART serial stream to RS-485. The SP3485 is a half-duplex transceiver, so it can only communicate one way at a time, but it can reach transmission speeds of up to 10Mbps. This board requires a very low amount of power and can operate from a single +3.3VDC supply. This breakout board includes the SP3485 RS-485 transceiver, filter capacitor, and other components shown on the schematic. The RS-485 output has been...
Item #: SF-DEV12646 -
Is the Arduino Uno's hardware just not cutting it? Do you need a more powerful platform, but you're not ready to move away from the Arduino IDE? Then the Teensy is the perfect ARM based micorcontroller for your next robot project. The Teensy 3.1 is a complete USB-based microcontroller development system and is as versitile as it is powerful. A custom Teensy installer and bridge application will easily allow you to write sketches for the Teensy and load them on to the Teensy. All programming is...
Item #: AF-1852 -
The USB Charger Doctor is a handy tool that measures the working voltage and current output for any USB port and project. Plug the Doctor between a USB port and your USB device, and it will check the current draw with a 0.05 ohm resistor in line with the power pin. Data lines pass through as normal. You can use this device from 3.5-7VDC input voltage (although most USB devices tend to hover around 4.75 to 5.25) and up to 3A of current. It flips between voltage and current readouts roughly...
Item #: MG-A000062 -
The Arduino Due represents the next generation of Arduino hardware. This board is based on the Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 CPU, a 32-bit, 84 MHz microcontroller. This board will give you 96 Kbytes of SRAM, as well as 512 Kbytes of flash memory to hold store your code. The Due even has a DMA controller to help relieve the processor of memory intensive tasks. The Arduino Due has some amazing capabilities. It has 54 Digital I/O pins, 12 of which can be used for PWM. The Due can use any of these...
Item #: MG-A000057 -
The Arduino Uno is a great place to start in the Arduino World, but sometimes you need a few extra features to get your project up and running. The Arduino Leonardo , a variant of the Uno, is just the board you need! So what's so special about the Leonardo? The Leonardo can easily act as USB HID(Human Interface Device) such as a Keyboard or Mouse, opening a whole class of projects for you to explore with yout Arduino. This is accomlished by using the ATmega32u4, a microcontroller that acts...
Item #: MG-A000067 -
Overview The Arduino Mega 2560 is a microcontroller board based on the ATmega2560 (datasheet). It has 54 digital input/output pins (of which 14 can be used as PWM outputs), 16 analog inputs, 4 UARTs (hardware serial ports), a 16 MHz crystal oscillator, a USB connection, a power jack, an ICSP header, and a reset button. It contains everything needed to support the microcontroller; simply connect it to a computer with a USB cable or power it with a AC-to-DC adapter...
Item #: MG-A000063 -
Overview The Arduino ADK is a microcontroller board based on the ATmega2560 (datasheet). It has a USB host interface to connect with Android based phones, based on the MAX3421e IC. It has 54 digital input/output pins (of which 14 can be used as PWM outputs), 16 analog inputs, 4 UARTs (hardware serial ports), a 16 MHz crystal oscillator, a USB connection, a power jack, an ICSP header, and a reset button. The ADK is based on the Mega 2560. Similar to the Mega 2560 and Uno, it features an...
Item #: SF-DEV-09219 -
It's blue! It's skinny! It's the Arduino Pro! SparkFun's minimal design approach to Arduino. This is a 5V Arduino running the 16MHz bootloader (select 'Arduino Duemilanove w/ 328' within the Arduino software). The power switch was moved to the side of the board (good idea Limor!) to allow control when a shield is attached. Please note: The right-angle power switch is fragile. We're working on making the switch stronger. For now, please be gentle. Arduino Pro does not come with connectors...
Item #: SF-DEV11113 -
It's blue! It's thin (0.8mm)! It's the Arduino Pro Mini! SparkFun's minimal design approach to Arduino. This is a 3.3V Arduino running the 8MHz bootloader (select 'Arduino Duemilanove w/ 328' within the Arduino software). Arduino Pro Mini does not come with connectors populated so that you can solder in any connector or wire with any orientation you need. We recommend first time Arduino users start with the Duemilanove. It's a great board that will get you up and running quickly. The Arduino...