Whether you need to cut wires or trim plastic parts off of parts trees, these mini diagonal cutters will come in handy in most electronics and robotics projects. They are made of forged steel, have a return spring and cushion grip, and are 4.5" long.
Soldering Solder Iron Tip Cleaner Steel Cleaning Wire Sponge Ball
A staple for the electrical engineer. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been one clip short!
The breadboard allows you to easily plug in and remove components and so if there are going to be many changes or if you just want to make a circuit quickly, it will be much quicker than soldering up your circuit.
A multi-use wrench used for installing the screws nut of the mobile platforms or the 3D printers and other tasks is the cross wrench.Much like a four-way tire iron, the cross wrench usually has one arm that is longer making it shaped more like a cross than an X. There are usua...
Solder wick, coffee, and paper towels keep SparkFun running. You can steal someone’s diagonal cutters for a minute, but you’d better ask before touching their solder wick.[
If you've started designing your own PCBs in Eagle or KiCad and want to make your PCB a reality, you may start out with an etching system to pattern out traces. But that's only half the job! You'll also need a way to drill some tiny and accurate holes. That's why we've starte...
These tiny little black anodized heatsinks are perfect for cooling off small surface-mount components such as the Allegro A4983 stepper driver.
These mini long-nose pliers are great for getting a grip on small components, and a pair belongs in every electronics or robotics hobbyist’s toolbox. They are made of forged steel, have a return spring and cushion grip, and are 5" long.
When working with small parts, sometimes you need magnification and some extra light. This is a monocle we use regularly in our production facility. It has a 10x lens with a working distance of about 1-½". The 1" diameter eye piece fits snugly around your eye with a 15" alumin...
This brass sponge is super glam and super useful.
This kit contains everything you need too quickly and neatly remove ABS and PLA rafts, trim and polish your printed objects, and more. All tools are securely housed in a water repellent case - neat, convenient and well organised.
The digital multimeter (DMM) is an essential tool in every electronic enthusiasts arsenal. The SparkFun Digital Multimeter, however, is not your average multimeter, it features a loud continuity sound, current/voltage sense, and quality probes. You can use the multimeter to me...
The Hakko 599B-02 tip cleaner is made from coils of brass, which is softer than the tip plating but harder than the oxidation that forms on the tip. Unlike the conventional damp sponge method of cleaning the soldering tip, this tip cleaner will not reduce the tip temperature ...
Do you need help soldering a difficult project, reworking a botched pin or just making your life easier? This 10mL no-clean flux pen from Chip Quik® is great for all of your solder, desolder, rework and reflow purposes! For those of you unfamiliar, flux is a handy substance th...
These light-weight brackets (approximately 2 g each) are specifically designed for our larger Pololu plastic gearmotors (228:1 offset, 120:1 offset, 200:1 90-degree, and 120:1 90-degree). Each bracket features two mounting holes and one mounting slot intended for #4-size scr...
Strangely enough, that's the technical term for this desoldering vacuum tool. Useful in cleaning up mistakes, every electrical engineer has one of these on their desk.