Assembly and Wiring

These breakouts come fully assembled. For use in a breadboard, you may want to take a couple minutes to install the included header strips:

Installing the Headers:

Install the headers by following these 3 easy steps. The photographs below show one of each sensor type.

Position the header strips

Plug them long-pins down into a breadboard to stabilize them for soldering.

Position the breakout

Place the breakout board over the header pins.

And Solder

Solder each pin for solid electrical contact.
This guide was first published on Jun 29, 2013. It was last updated on Jun 29, 2013. This page (Assembly and Wiring) was last updated on Aug 23, 2019.