Instead of slapping on tape or waiting for your hot glue to warm up, you can use these Plastic Pop Rivets! So easy to install. Just poke them through the cardboard and fasten with the back piece. This will ensure clean, movable joints and attachments. You can even remove them with some effort (but they’ll hold as long as you don’t pry them apart). Read more!
Instead of slapping on tape or waiting for your hot glue to warm up, you can use these Large Plastic Rivets! They have a large honkin’ 19mm diameter rivet face, for mega surface contact. They’re so easy to install. Just poke or cut a 9mm diameter hole in your cardboard, then side one half through the front, one half through the back and snap them together. This will ensure clean, movable joints and attachments. They’re strong, and nearly impossible to remove once in place. Read more!
This is the perfect tool for cardboard-crafting-trashbot enthusiasts! Ever get annoyed when your blade gets stuck to tape or adhesive? The Canary’s fine sawtooth edge and non-stick coating take that problem out of the equation. The serrated double-edged blade makes it ideal for clean circular cuts. Its rounded chisel tip makes easy work out of peeling off stickers, making shallow cuts, or cutting packaging straps. Read more!
The Things Gateway – 915Mhz Version: The Things Gateway is open! Come forth all ye who wish for a community-led, open-source Internet of Things smart city network. This Internet gateway router is designed by The Things Network, so you know it will work perfectly with TTN. Make a free accounts, plug it in, follow the easy step-by-step installation instructions and you’ve got yourself a LoRaWAN to Internet gateway in under 5 minutes. No setup or usage fees! Read more!
Make: Getting Started with Circuit Playground Express is written by our friend, Mike Barela, author of GSW Adafruit Trinket. Mike is an engineer and Maker and recently joined the Adafruit team. Read more!
4 x AA Battery Holder with Premium Jumper Header Wires: We’ve got battery holders for all sorts of needs and projects! Waterproof? Here ya go. With an on/off switch? Easy peasy. Here’s our latest addition in classy Adafruit black: 4 x AA Battery Holder with Premium Header Wires. What’s so special about ’em? Well you can plug them right into a breadboard! No need to fight with those skinny stripped wires you normally get. Of course, you can always still solder them into a PCB. Read more!>