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Getting Started with Arduino Kits v3.0 Make: Electronics - the Complete Collection Gift Certificates Make: Getting Started with Soldering Kit
This kit has everything you need to get started with Arduino, included components, and our…  More>

If you've been wanting to delve deeper in the world of electronics, this collection will …  More>

Good for anything from the Maker Shed in any amount you choose. The perfect gift for any maker …  More>

This collection of tools and our Learn to Solder book, guide you to mastering the skill  …  More>

Make: Electronics Deluxe Toolkits Mousebot Kits Maker's Notebooks Arduino Uno Rev 3 (Make SMD Version)
Mousebot Kits
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Maker's Hard-Bound Notebook (168 pages)
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Great by itself, or as a companion to the Make: Electronics book and Component Packs …  More>

This light-chasing robot kit is easy-to-solder — a great learning project for beginners  …  More>

Jot down diagrams, calculations and notes or browse the reference section in this notebook …  More>

The Uno is compatible with all current shields and code, and comes assembled.  …  More>

Ice Tube Clock Kits Strandbeest Kits HELLO! My Name Is LED Nametag Kits PocketMonkey
Ice Tube Clock Kit
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Strandbeest Kit
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PocketMonkey
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This old-meets-new clock’s centerpiece is a Russian, 9 digit, vacuum florescent display…  More>

Create a mini working version of Dutch physicist-turned-artist Theo Jansen's famous Strand…  More>

Your name in lights. Spell out up to 5 characters using the included microcontroller and 5…  More>

This credit card size utility tool has twelve functions stacked into one millimeter of stainless…  More>

MintyBoost USB Charger Kits v3.0 Solder: Time Watch Kits Sphero V2.0 by Orbotix Defusable Alarm Clock Kits
Solder: Time Watch Kit
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Sphero V2.0 by Orbotix
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Defusable Alarm Clock Kit
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Charge on the go. Build this simple yet powerful gum-tin sized battery pack and charger fo…  More>

This easy-to-solder watch kit includes laser cut acrylic casing and a velcro wristband …  More>

This robot ball and gaming system can be controlled with your smartphone or tablet …  More>

Use your imagination and the electronics included in this clock kit to build a diffusi… More>

Make: Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Vol 1 Rocket Glider Kits 4WD Arduino Compatible Mobile Platforms Mintronics: Survival Packs
Make: Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Vol 1
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Rocket Glider Kit
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Mintronics: Survival Pack
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This first book of a three-volume set features photographs, schematics, and diagrams  …  More>

Folding wings enable this plane to rocket 60-70 feet into the air and soar long distances …  More>

This 4WD microcontoller platform includes geared motors, wheels, and a high-strength alumi…  More>

Make, hack or modify on the go with the more than 60 useful components packed in this tin …  More>

Mintronics: Survival Pack Guts BioLite Camp Stove Grill Pocket Reference - 4th Edition Calculator Kits from Spikenzie Labs
BioLite Camp Stove Grill
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Need a refill for your Mintronics: Survival Pack? We've got you covered! This convenient p…  More>

This provides a safe, and fun way to cook your food on the wood-burning BioLite CampStove. …  More>

Reference information on virtually any subject is at your fingertips with this handy guide …  More>

This Calculator Kit from Spikenzie Labs is Arduino based, it has a bright red LED display  …  More>

Necomimi - Brainwave Controlled Cat Ears LED Dice (Die) Kit Ultimate GPS Breakout V3 Sugru Multi Colored 8 Pack
LED Dice (Die) Kit
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Ultimate GPS Breakout V3
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Show the world what’s really on your mind and impress your friends using some of the worlds…  More>

Build your own red or green die that lights up with a number between 1 and 6 with this kit …  More>

Track up to 22 satellites on 66 channels with this fully loaded board Ρ with built-in data…  More>

This hand-formable, adhesive material air-cures into silicone rubber overnight. Multicolor…  More>

Mini-Rhinoceros Strandbeest Kits Make: Bomb Defuser Leatherman ES4 LED Art Kits TOOOL Emergency Lockpick Cards
Make: Bomb Defuser Leatherman ES4
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LED Art Kit
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Create a walking, wind powered Strandbeest. This kit explains the theory behind the Jansen…  More>

The mini wire strippers Squirt ES4 now comes with scissors -- but still fits on your key ch…  More>

Create endlessly evolving patterns of abstract light art with this easy-to-assemble, no-so…  More>

This handy tool set fits in your wallet and can be quickly snapped apart when the need arises …  More>

54 Piece Bit Driver Kits Blinky POV Blinky POV Red SMT Beginners Lockpicking Blend Set
54 Piece Bit Driver Kit
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Blinky POV
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Blinky POV Red SMT
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This kit includes a magnetized driver, 130 mm flexible extension and 54 specialty electron…  More>

Create the illusion of text or a small picture floating in the air with this reprogrammabl…  More>

Create the illusion of text or a small picture floating in the air with this reprogrammabl…  More>

This 12-piece tool TOOOL set opens a variety of pin tumbler locks. Comes in a reusable plastic case…  More>

Solder: Time II Watch Kits Theo Jansen Style Biped Walking Robot Make: Circuit Breaker Leatherman Telegraph Decoder Kit by Spikenzie Labs
Solder: Time II Watch Kit
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Make: Circuit Breaker Leatherman
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The Solder: Time II is the latest version of our Solder: Time Watch Kit. This new version…  More>

Build a wind powered walking robot with this wonderful kit from Gakken. …  More>

Choose between the Squirt ES4 (wire strippers) and PS4 (pliers) versions of this key-chain…  More>

Some say the telegraph is a thing of the past, but Spikenzie Labs brought it back to the present!  …  More>

Blinky Grid Blinky Grid Red SMT Make: Make an Arduino-Controlled Robot Brain Machine Kits
Blinky Grid
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Blinky Grid Red SMT
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Make: Make an Arduino-Controlled Robot
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Brain Machine Kit
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Blinky Grid is a reprogrammable LED matrix. It has 56 LEDs and can display text and animat…  More>

Want to learn surface-mount soldering? Hone your skills with this reprogrammable LED matri…  More>

Build and program a robot that senses the environment and responds in a variety of ways …  More>

Relax and rejuvenate through colors and patterns imagined by your subconscious mind with t…  More>

Make: Warranty Voider Leatherman PS4 Solder: Time Desk Clock Arduino ADK Mega V Twin Steam Engine Kit
Make: Warranty Voider Leatherman PS4
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Solder: Time Desk Clock
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Arduino ADK Mega
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V Twin Steam Engine Kit
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This pliers version of the Squirt PS4 now comes with scissors -- but will still fit on your…  More>

Be the talk of the office with the Solder: Time Desk Clock Kit from Spikenzie Labs!  …  More>

Combine the processing power and connectivity of your Android phone with the versatility o…  More>

Learn all about engines and mechanics with this V Twin Steam Engine Kit. … More>

Microcontroller QuickLaunch Packs 2WD Arduino Compatible Mobile Platform Bulbdial Clock Kits with Laser Cut Case Lumi Inkodye - Print with the Sun Kit
2WD Arduino Compatible Mobile Platform
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Lumi Inkodye - Print with the Sun Kit
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This “in between” starter kit is perfect for the tinkerer who doesn't want to spend a lot …  More>

This 2WD microcontoller platform includes geared motors, wheels, and an aluminum alloy bod…  More>

The Bulbdial Clock kit works like an indoor sundial, but with three shadows of different l… More>

What happens when you mix the fun of tie-dye with the creativity and chemistry of photography? …  More>

Standard Panavise Model 301 Exergia Candle Car Kit Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Everyday IPA Music Game Kit
Standard Panavise Model 301
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Exergia Candle Car Kit
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Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Everyday IPA
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Music Game Kit
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The Standard Panavise Model 301 is the perfect workbench companion. It combines all the fu…  More>

This kit demonstrates the conversion of heat into electrical energy via the Seebeck effect.…  More>

The Brooklyn Brew Shop 1 Gallon Beer Making Kit is the perfect introduction to brewing for…  More>

The Music Game is an Arduino based programmable audio sequence game. Soldering is only hal…  More>

The Cult of Lego Thermogenerator 2 Hexbright Flex - Open Source Flashlight Heatmobile 2
The Cult of Lego
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Thermogenerator 2.0
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Hexbright Flex - Open Source Flashlight
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Heatmobile 2.0
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Take an illustrated tour of the Lego community and its creations in this full-color book. …  More>

This kit demonstrates the conversion of heat into electrical energy using hot and cold water …  More>

The world's first Arduino powered Open-Souce LED Flashlight! Easy to program and regulate output …  More>

This is a unique heat engine that demonstrates the conversion of heat into mechanical energy.…  More>

Make: Can Open 'er - Leatherman Juice CS4 Tool Maker's Soft-Bound Notebook (128 pages) OpenBeam Precut Basic Kit Knit Skull Cap
Make: Can Open 'er - Leatherman Juice CS4 Tool
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OpenBeam Precut Basic Kit
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Knit Skull Cap
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This durable Leatherman is the bigger, beefier version of our popular Make: Warranty Voide…  More>

Helpful grid lines ease note taking, diagraming circuits or laying out your next project …  More>

OpenBeam is an aluminum extrusion with t-slots that allow you to build …  More>

Our stylish cap features an embroidered red robot logo on a gray and black two-tone design …  More>

Exergia EcoRun 2.1 Kit Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Chestnut Brown Ale Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Bruxelles Blonde MAKE Branded Alchemy Goods Wallet
Exergia EcoRun 2.1 Kit
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Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Chestnut Brown Ale
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Beer Making Kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop - Bruxelles Blonde
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MAKE Branded Alchemy Goods Wallet
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This medium temperature Stirling Engine Kit is powered by the heat from a tea light candle. …  More>

The Brooklyn Brew Shop Beer Making Kit is the perfect introduction to brewing for…  More>

The Brooklyn Brew Shop Beer Making Kit is the perfect introduction to brewing for…  More>

This slim, flexible wallet is made from upcycled bicycle inner tubes and features the MAKE  …  More>

The Best of Instructables Volume I USB Camera Mystery Box Kit SunMod
The Best of Instructables Volume I
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USB Camera
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Mystery Box Kit
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SunMod
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This book is a collection of over 10,000 articles from makers and DIY enthusiasts around the globe…  More>

Use this Camera to get that unique "Tokusatsu" retro Japanese sci-fi movie look on shots wit…  More>

The Mystery Box is a clever puzzle box made by our very own John Park. Here is how it work…  More>

Add the SunMod kit to your remote control and will never need new batteries again.…  More>

MintDuino - Building an Arduino-Compatible Breadboard Microcontroller MAKE Branded Alchemy Goods Haversack Electronics Book Bundle Twin-Lens Reflex Camera
DIY MintDuino - Building an Arduino-Compatible Breadboard Microcontroller
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MAKE Branded Alchemy Goods Haversack
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Electronics Book Bundle
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Twin-Lens Reflex Camera
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This hands-on book shows you how to build the MintDuino Reflex Game in five separate stages …  More>

Upcycled bicycle inner tubes make this small messenger-style bag durable and water resista…  More>

Learn electronics or brush up your skills with both of author Charles Platt's fun and deta…  More>

This is a retro camera ideal for lovers of photography and gadgets, learn how twin reflex camer…  More>

MintDuino - Building an Arduino-Compatible Breadboard Microcontroller (PDF) OpenBeam Precut Machinist Kit Trippy RGB Waves Kits MAKE Rovera 4WD Arduino Robot Kits
OpenBeam Precut Machinist Kit
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Trippy RGB Waves Kit
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This hands-on book shows you how to build the MintDuino Reflex Game in five separate stages …  More>

OpenBeam is an aluminum extrusion with t-slots that allow you to build …  More>

When you wave your hand over these LED lights, it creates waves of colors that follow it …  More>

Want to learn Arduino, robotics and sensors? This four-wheeled kit is the perfect platform…  More>

The Three Fives Kit: A Discrete 555 Timer
The Three Fives Kit: A Discrete 555 Timer
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This kit is a transistor scale replica of the NE555 timer integrated circuit…  More>

   
 
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