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Month: April 2011

What is a Sprout Board?

A sprout board in a basic description would be a motherboard or breakout board. It allows a micro controller to dock with it as well as a accessory shield. It also offers a host of onboard components as well as

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Erector Sets for Big Kids

We have come across two companies that make structural modular pieces for mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic controls and more. Ideal for making Arduino powered equipment and mechanisms. These are the industrial versions of Erector Sets and Lego’s. Let’s go

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Arduino Mega with LCD Raffle

We are raffling off a Arduino Mega 2560 with a 4 line x 20 character White on Blue LCD. Tickets are $5 each, and the raffle ends April 30th. Ticket sales benefit Water Purification units for developing nations and disaster

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