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Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It's intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments.

Arduino can sense the environment by receiving input from a variety of sensors and can affect its surroundings by controlling lights, motors, and other actuators. The microcontroller on the board is programmed using the Arduino programming language (based on Wiring - basically a C syntax language) and the Arduino development environment (based on Processing). Arduino projects can be stand-alone or they can communicate with software on running on a computer (e.g. Flash, Processing, MaxMSP).

The arduino IDE (integrated development environment) runs on Windows, MAC-OS and Linux. The target code is conviniently downloaded to the target board via USB.

The boards can be built by handor purchased preassembled; the software can be downloaded for free. The hardware reference designs (CAD files) areavailable under an open-source license, you are free to adapt them to your needs.

Electrokit has been an Arduino distributor all the way since early 2007, and we are one of the largest in Europe.

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  Arduino Mega ADK rev 3
Microcontroller ATmega2560 Operating Voltage 5V Input Voltage (recommended) 7-12V Input Voltage (limits) 5.5-16V Digital I/O Pins 54 (of which 14 provide PWM output) Analog Input Pins 16 DC Current per I/O Pin 40 mA DC Current for 3.3V Pin 50 mA Flash Memory 256 KB of which 8 KB used by bootloader SRAM 8 KB EEPROM 4 KB Clock Speed 16 MHz Revision 3 of the board has the following new features: 1.0 pinout: added SDA and SCL pins that are near to the AREF pin and two other new pins placed near to the RESET pin, the IOREF that allow the shields to adapt to the voltage provided from the board. In future, shields will be compatible both with the board that use the AVR, which operate with 5V and with the Arduino Due that operate with 3.3V. The second one is a not connected pin, that is reserved for future purposes. Stronger RESET circuit.
  LoL Shield 3mm red (assembled)
INTRODUCTION: This is Lot-Of-Leds multiplexing LEDs shield with 126 LEDs made in 14x9 matrix. This shield originally was developed by Jimmie P Rodgers and you can find his original project and Arduino libraries here When we saw this shield first time we fall in love with it, it was so simple and nice to play with, especially when we saw how Super-Awesome-Sylvia assembed it :) What we didn't like on the original design was that it uses only 3mm LEDs, so we made another one with 5 mm and 10 mm LEDs and one complete LOL with embedded Arduino called LOL-TEXTILE which is 30x20 cm and can't be attached to your clothing back. FEATURES: 126 individually addressable LEDs Arduino libraries, pong, tetris, invaders games Bright LEDs 5000 mcd available in 4 LED sizes: 3mm, 5mm, 10mm, and SMT 3528 available in 4 colors: RED, GREEN, BLUE, WHITE available in KIT form or completely ASSEMBLED and tested!
  Arduino Leonard w/ connectors
The all new Arduino Leonard based on ATMEGA32U4 with integrated USB.
  Electric Imp Shield (discontinued)
If you aren't familiar with the Electric Imp, it essentially provides an easy, integrated way to connect almost any hardware device both to other devices and to internet services. It's more than just a WiFi card, or even a WiFi module with processing built in - it's an integrated platform that deals with the drudgery of connectivity, allowing you to concentrate on the application instead of the mechanics. Of course, if you're developing for it you'll need a way to get in there and poke around. The Electric Imp Shield allows you to connect your Arduino project to the internet through your home WiFi network. This way, your Arduino can take advantage of the Imp Cloud service and connect to HTTP APIs. The Shield connects one of the imp's UARTs (Imp pins 5 and 7) to either the Arduino hardware UART or a software serial on pins 8 and 9. It defaults to the software serial, but there are jumpers on the bottom side to set it to the hardware serial. A couple imp pins (8 & 9) are also connected to LEDs. They can be disconnected via jumpers on the bottom, if you'd like. Because the Electric Imp can draw up to 400mA on the 3.3V line, this shield has its own voltage regulator which is fed from the 5V Arduino line. Most Arduino compatible boards should be able to handle this amount of draw but beware that some clones that use less robust VREGs could see trouble
  Arduino Micro (ATMEGA32U4)
The Arduino Micro is a microcontroller board based on the ATmega32u4. It has 20 digital input/output pins (of which 7 can be used as PWM outputs and 12 as analog inputs), a 16 MHz crystal oscillator, a micro USB connection, an ICSP header, and a reset button. It contains everything needed to support the microcontroller; simply connect it to a computer with a micro USB cable to get started. It has a form factor that enables it to be easily placed on a breadboard. The Micro is similar to the Arduino Leonardo in that the ATmega32u4 has built-in USB communication, eliminating the need for a secondary processor. This allows the Micro to appear to a connected computer as a mouse and keyboard, in addition to a virtual (CDC) serial / COM port. It also has other implications for the behavior of the board; these are detailed on the getting started page. Summary Microcontroller ATmega32u4 Operating Voltage 5V Input Voltage (recommended) 7-12V Input Voltage (limits) 6-20V Digital I/O Pins 20 PWM Channels 7 Analog Input Channels 12 DC Current per I/O Pin 40 mA DC Current for 3.3V Pin 50 mA Flash Memory 32 KB (ATmega32u4) of which 4 KB used by bootloader SRAM 2.5 KB (ATmega32u4) EEPROM 1 KB (ATmega32u4) Clock Speed 16 MHz
  TinkerKit LAB
The Scuola Lab is a complete pack of different TinkerKit Modules and Arduino accessories to kickstart your school's Lab. The Scuola Lab consists in 10 Sensor Shield V.2, 10 Arduino Uno Boards, every kind of sensors and actuators in different quantities, 2 Ethernet Shields, 10 Proto PCBs, 5 Kit Workshop Without Arduino and a copy of "Getting Started With Arduino" by Massimo Banzi. Part List: * Arduino Uno Board x10 * Proto PCB x4 * Kit Workshop Base Level Without Arduino Board x5 * Ethernet Shield x2 * Getting Started With Arduino x1 * Sensor Shield V.2 x10 * Button Module x4 * LDR Module x2 * Tilt Module x2 * Therm Module x2 * Accelerometer Module x3 * Hall Sensor x4 * Rotary Potentiometer Module x5 * Linear Potentiometer Module x4 * Touch Sensor Module x5 * Joystick Module x5 * Relay Module x5 * Mosfet Module x5 * High Power Led Module x2 * 5mm Green Led Module x2 * 5mm Yellow Led Module x2 * 5mm Red Led Module x2 * 10mm Green Led Module x2 * 10mm Blue Led Module x2 * 10mm Yellow Led Module x2 * 10mm Red Led Module x2 * 20cm Cables x20 * 50cm Cable x10 * 100cm Cables x5 * Usb Cables A/B x10
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  Blend Micro - Arduino compatible board with BLE
Blend Micro is our first integrated developement board, we have "blend"ed Arduino with Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (aka BLE or Bluetooth Smart) into a single board. It is targeted for makers to develop low power Internet-Of-Things (IoT) projects quickly and easily. The micro-controller unit (MCU) is Atmel ATmega32u4 and the BLE chip is Nordic nRF8001. Blend Micro runs as BLE peripheral role only, it allows BLE central role devices to establish connection with. Current supported BLE central devices: iOS 7 iPhone 4s iPhone 5 (all models) iPod touch 5 iPad 3/4/mini/Air Android 4.3 or above (4.4 recommended for stability) with Bluetooth 4.0 hardware support Nexus 4 Nexus 7 (please report any other Android devices supported) Windows 8.1 with built-in Bluetooth 4.0 or USB dongle Mac OSX 10.9.2 with built-in Bluetooth 4.0 or USB dongle Linux with BlueZ 5.1 with built-in Bluetooth 4.0 or USB dongle Features First BLE + Arduino board under Arduino AtHeart program Works with Nordic Bluetooth Smart SDK for Arduino Software development using Arduino IDE Over-the-Air download of sketch to Blend Micro (available soon) Supported by our free Android App and iOS App Microcontroller Atmel ATmega32u4 Wireless Chip Nordic nRF8001 Operating Voltage 3.3V Input Voltage 5V (USB) 3.3-12V (VIN) Note: Use either one power source at a time. Clock Speed 8MHz Connectivity Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy micro-USB Serial (TX/RX) I2C SPI Flash Memory 32KB (of which 4 KB used by bootloader) SRAM 2.5KB EEPROM 1KB Dimensions 43.6 x 18.4 x 4.3mm (83 x 58 x 25mm with packaging) Weight 4g (19g with packaging) Power Consumption 2mA (average - using Interrupt mode) I/O Pins 24
  Simblee - DIP
The Simblee 7-pin DIP board is a finger-tip sized, Arduino compatible, wireless enabled microcontroller. What makes the Simblee great is the fact that it not only runs Arduino code and can do everything an Arduino can but it also allows you to define a User Interface for your smartphone in the Arduino code. When used in conjunction with the RFduino USB shield, simply plug the RFduino into a USB port of any computer and use the Arduino IDE to load your Arduino sketch, which automatically begins running on the Simblee board. Then you can detach the RFduino USB shield and plug the Simblee directly into your project. Its that easy! The Simblee is a Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy BLE RF Module with Built-In ARM Cortex-M0 for rapid development and prototyping projects. The Simble operates at 3.3V and only uses 10mA in RX mode ( Note: The Simblee board requires USB Shield for programming. Note: The custom user interface requires a smartphone app. The app is currently available for iOS and should be available for Android in early 2016. Operating Voltage: 3V (Max 3.6V, Low 1.8V) Transmit/Recieve Current: 8-16mA ( ARM Cortex M0 processor (running at 16MHz) 128KB Flash 24KB RAM Build iPhone and Android apps without Xcode or the Android SDK Built in AES encryption engine -93dBm receiver sensitivity -55dBm to +4dBm TX power 7 GPIO pins (6 with 10-bit Analog input) PWM, UART, SPI, I2C capabilites on most GPIO pins UART Programming over USB or Over the Air Programming CE, ETSI, IC, TELEC, and FCC approved