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Electronics For Kids For Dummies, 978-1-119-21565-3

$29.99
Introduces kids to the basics of electronics Includes 13 projects that promote your kid's sense of achievement Features larger print to make the material less intimidating and easier to navigate Covers tools and safety measures to ensure your child's safety Spark your child's interest in the shockingly exciting field of electronics with Electronics For Kids For Dummies!

Arduino For Dummies, 9781118446379

$24.99
Learn by doing ? start building circuits and programming your Arduino with a few easy to follow examples - right away! Easy does it ? work through Arduino sketches line by line in plain English, to learn of how a they work and how to write your own Solder on! ? Only ever used a breadboard in the kitchen? Don't know your soldering iron from a curling iron? No problem, you'll be prototyping in no time  Kitted out ? discover new and interesting hardware to make your Arduino into anything from a mobile phone to a geiger counter!

Adventures in Arduino, 9781118948477

$24.99
Discover how and where to begin Arduino programming Develop the skills and confidence to tackle other projects Make the most of Arduino with basic programming concepts Work with hardware and software to create interactive electronic devices

Adventures in Raspberry Pi, 3rd Edition, 9781119046028

$24.99
Get acquainted with your Raspberry Pi's bits and pieces Take control of your Pi's "insides" with simple commands Program games, code music, and build a jukebox Discover where your new skills can take you next

MAKE: Getting Started with Rasperry Pi 3rd Edition, AF1173

$19.95
3rd Edition of this book! Updated to include coverage of the Raspberry Pi Models 2 and 3!

Arduino Projects For Dummies, 978-1-118-55147-9

$29.99
Introduces Arduino basics to provide you with a solid foundation of understanding before you tackle your first project Features a variety of fun projects that show you how to do everything from automating your garden's watering system to constructing a keypad entry system, installing a tweeting cat flap, building a robot car, and much more Provides an easy, hands-on approach to learning more about electronics, programming, and interaction design for Makers of all ages Arduino Projects For Dummies is your guide to turning everyday electronics and plain old projects into incredible innovations.

ARRL's Extra Q&A 4th Edition, 978-1-62595-056-7

$19.95
Pass the 50-question (Element 4) test Includes the latest question pool with answer key, for exams beginning July 1, 2016 Read and understand. Brief explanations follow each question.

Electronics For Dummies, 3rd Edition, 0-470-28697-5

$29.99
 Circuit basics: learn what voltage is, where current flows (and doesn’t flow), and how power is used in a circuit.  Critical components: discover how resistors, capacitors, inductors, diodes, and transistors control and shape electric current.  Versatile chips: find out how to use analog and digital integrated circuits to build complex projects with just a few parts.  Analyze circuits: understand the rules that govern current and voltage and learn how to apply them.  Safety tips: get a thorough grounding in how to protect yourself—and your electronics—from harm. Electronics For Dummies, 3rd Edition helps you explore the basic concepts of electronics with confidence — this book will get you charged up!

Electronics Projects For Dummies, 0-470-00968-3

$31.99
In this book: Handle electronic components safely Read a circuit diagram Troubleshoot circuits with a multimeter Build light-activated gadgets Set up a motion detector Transform electromagnetic waves into sound

ARRL's General Q&A 6th Edition, 978-1-62595-033-8

$17.95
Pass the 35-question (Element 3) test Includes the latest question pool with answer key, for use July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2019 Brief, clear explanations for all questions

Electronics All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition, 978-1-119-32079-1

$39.99
Create your own schematics and breadboards Become a circuit-building expert Tackle analog, digital, and car electronics Debunk and grasp confusing electronics concepts If you're obsessed with all things electronics, look no further! This comprehensive guide is packed with all the electronics goodies you need to add that extra spark to your game!

ARRL's Tech Q&A 6th Edition, 978-1-62595-017-8

$17.95
Pass the 35-question test Includes the latest question pool with answer key, for use July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2018. Brief, clear explanations for all questions

ARRL General Class License Manual 8th Edition, 978-1-62595-030-7

$29.95
Pass the 35-question General Class test. All the Exam Questions with Answer Key, for use through June 30, 2019. Detailed explanations for all questions, including FCC rules.

ARRL Extra Class License Manual 11th Edition, 978-1-62595-045-1

$29.95
Pass the 50-question Extra Class test All the Exam Questions with Answer Key, for use beginning July 1, 2016 Detailed explanations for all questions, including FCC rules

POLOLU A4988 Stepper Motor Driver, A4988/SP

$7.45
Replacement stepper motor driver card for Velleman K8200 3D Printer  Controls the MOTS4/SP Stepper Motors of the K8200 3D Printer Can be used with a wide variety of stepper motors Simple step and direction control interface Five different step resolutions: full-step, half-step, quarter-step, eighth-step, and sixteenth-step Adjustable current control lets you set the maximum current output with a potentiometer, which lets you use voltages above your stepper motor’s rated voltage to achieve higher step rates Intelligent chopping control that automatically selects the correct current decay mode (fast decay or slow decay) Over-temperature thermal shutdown, under-voltage lockout, and crossover-current protection Short-to-ground and shorted-load protection

VELLEMAN NTC Thermistor (Version 2) for K8200 3D Printer, NTC104LAF/SP

$7.00
The spare part, NTC104LAF/SP is a 100k NTC Thermistor for the second generation hot end on the K8200 3D Printer Fits through a hole in the heater block for better temperature control of the extruder’s hot end The thermistor provides feedback to the controller for temperature control