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  • Understanding a Basic Arduino Sketch
    October 21, 2019

    Understanding a Basic Arduino Sketch

    Functions There are some similarities in the code between all Arduino sketches. In every Arduino sketch, you'll usually see a Void setup( ) and a Void loop( ) these are functions that ran everytime the board is powered on or...

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  • Using an RFID Reader with an Arduino
    September 27, 2019

    Using an RFID Reader with an Arduino

    The use of RFID technology is fascinating and becoming even more commonplace in our lives. It's used in a variety of security systems, inventory tracking, running race timing and even interactive displays and marketing. We'll be taking a look at...

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  • How to Use a Potentiometer With an Arduino
    April 29, 2019

    How to Use a Potentiometer With an Arduino

    A potentiometer is a great and simple way to create a variable input when using a microcontroller such as an Arduino. This little guide will show you how to connect a potentiometer to an Arduino and some simple code on...

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  • Arduino Day 2018
    May 9, 2018

    Arduino Day 2018

    Saturday 12th May is officially Arduino Day, with lots of great events taking place around the world. To celebrate the occasion we're offering 10% OFF* all Arduino products! Simply enter the coupon code: ARDUINODAY2018 when checking out on our website....

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  • Arduino Derivative Buying Guide - 2018
    March 5, 2018

    Arduino Derivative Buying Guide - 2018

    Not only are we constantly adding the latest Arduino original boards but we're always on the lookout for the best new derivative boards. These are boards that are designed and built using the Arduino footprint and/or the Arduino bootloader, they...

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  • A guide to Original Arduino Boards (2018)
    February 14, 2018

    A guide to Original Arduino Boards (2018)

    We've added lots of new Arduino products recently and it can be hard tell the difference between them all so we thought we'd give you a quick little guide on the differences so you can decide which ones best for your next project....

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  • How to use a Big Dome Button!
    February 7, 2018

    How to use a Big Dome Button!

    The Big Dome Buttons are one some of our best selling items - we've had customers using them for everything from turning on Christmas lights to interactive walls. Our iconic red buttons have even been featured on some of the most popular...

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