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New Products for December

Posted by Jacqueline L on

New Products for December

We've made it to the last month of the year. Here are some great products to end your year with! Get ready for December's new products: Need some solder paste for Surface Mount Technology (SMT) soldering? Definitely give the Chip Quik No-Clean T3 Solder Paste a try. Solder those tough SMD components using Solder Paste Stencilling! With this lead-free solder paste, you can easily create stencils for your prototypes and hobby projects!   Check out our new UL certified power adapters. The Regulated Switching Wall Power Supply Adapters are available as 12V 1A/1000mA, 9V 1A/1000mA, and 5V 2A/2000mA. The 12V and 9V adapters are...

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ESP32 OLED and ESP32-CAM

Posted by Jacqueline L on

ESP32 OLED and ESP32-CAM

Snow is finally here! If this cold weather's got you stuck inside, we've got a cure for your boredom. Here are two products that Canada Robotix recommends for some fun winter projects. Working on circuit diagrams and programming? The ESP32 OLED Module (with WiFi and Bluetooth) is great for projects involving Arduino IDE. Use this product to create an internet clock, a speaker, or even a smart home system. This popular 0.96" OLED Display has a board of 2.4 GHz dual-mode Wi-Fi AND Bluetooth low power technology, making it perfect for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. If your project involves internet applications, the ESP32-CAM-CH340 Development Board is...

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New Products for November

Posted by Jacqueline L on

New Products for November

The start of the new month means it's time get ready for new electronics -- Here are our new products for November! Got a speaker but the audio isn't loud enough? Amp up the volume using the SparkFun Qwiic Speaker Amp! This user-friendly board can both maximize AND balance speaker volume. Try it in projects with your smartphones, computers, or portable digital audio players.  Soldering can get really messy! Use the Hakko 599B Tip Cleaner to clean in between steps. This tip cleaner reduces splashes with its dome shaped design and contained flux to prevents oxidation of soldering tips. Best part is it...

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New Products for December

Posted by Saya H on

New Products for December

We are happy to announce that LIDAR-Lite v3 is now available!      Version;  LIDAR-Lite v3, LIDAR-Lite v3HP (ipx7-rated) It is a compact optical distance measurement sensor from Garmin™. It is the ideal solution for drone, robot or unmanned vehicle applications.   Get ready to be able to see like the Predator! SparkFun Grid-EYE Infrared Array Breakout - AMG8833 (Qwiic) is now in stock! The SparkFun Grid-EYE Infrared Array Breakout board is an 8x8 thermopile array, meaning you have a square array of 64 pixels capable of independent temperature detection. It's like having a thermal camera, just in a lower...

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5 game controllers that add a retro feel to your game

Posted by Nobue S on

5 game controllers that add a retro feel to your game

You can see 80’s trends are brought back in music, movies, fashion and everywhere recently. It’s great that we appreciate the retro beauty. Why don’t we add that to our projects? Playing retro games on your Raspberry Pi is one of the popular Raspberry Pi projects out there. You just need a Raspberry Pi and RetroPie SD-card image. After formatting and installing, you’ll have access to more than 140,000 games! Yes, it's that simple. But one of the most essential thing you’re missing are the controllers. You need them to play games and here’s 5 controllers that can add a...

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