Accessories

Circuit Playground Express is a great tool for teaching. It has a ton built in, but there's so much more you can do with it. Check out the lists below for some compatible products that will add more to your projects!

Packs

These packs will help get you started with some accessories already included.

Circuit Playground Express - Base Kit

PRODUCT ID: 3517
It's the Circuit Playground Express Base Kit! It provides the few things you'll need to get started with the new
$29.95
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Circuit Playground Express Advanced Pack

PRODUCT ID: 2769
Circuit Playground Express is the next step towards a perfect introduction to electronics and programming. We've taken the original Circuit Playground Classic...
$99.95
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Connections

These products can be used to connect all kinds of interesting things to the Circuit Playground Express such as sensors, servos, and bananas.

Small Alligator Clip Test Lead (Set of 18)

PRODUCT ID: 3447
Connect this to that without soldering using these mini alligator clip test leads. 15" cables with alligator clip on each end in six colors. Strong and grippy, these always come...
$5.95
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Small Alligator Clip to Male Jumper Wire Bundle - 12 Pieces

PRODUCT ID: 3255
For bread-boarding with unusual non-header-friendly surfaces, these cables will be your best friends! No longer will you have long strands of alligator clips that are grabbing little...
$7.95
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Small Alligator Clip to Male Jumper Wire Bundle - 6 Pieces

PRODUCT ID: 3448
When working with unusual non-header-friendly surfaces, these handy cables will be your best friends! No longer will you have long, cumbersome strands of alligator clips. These...
$3.95
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Conductive Hook & Loop Tape - 3" long

PRODUCT ID: 1324
Conductive hook & loop tape is just like the stuff you've seen on jackets, clothes, shoes, and bags, but is coated with silver to make it fully conductive. Originally this was...
$7.50
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Capacitive Touch

These products can be used with the capacitive touch pads to create interactive art that reacts to human touch.

Bare Conductive Paint - 50mL

PRODUCT ID: 1305
Bare Conductive Paint is a multipurpose electrically conductive material perfect for all of your DIY projects! Bare Paint is water based, nontoxic and dries at room temperature.
$29.95
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Bare Conductive Paint Pen - 10mL

PRODUCT ID: 1306
Bare Conductive Paint is a multipurpose electrically conductive material perfect for all of your DIY projects! Bare Paint is water based, nontoxic and dries at room temperature.
$9.95
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Conductive Silver Ink Pen - Standard Tip

PRODUCT ID: 514
 There are two 'tips' available - standard and micro. The microtip allows for finer control but is a little harder to use (because it doesn't deposit as...
$49.95
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Conductive Silver Ink Pen - Micro Tip

PRODUCT ID: 515
Experiment with paper electronics with this silver conductive ink pen that will let you draw traces! We like the make of this pen, it has a nice liquid silver ink that flows easily,...
$49.95
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Copper Foil Tape with Conductive Adhesive - 25mm x 15 meter roll

PRODUCT ID: 1127
Copper tape can be an interesting addition to your toolbox. The tape itself is made of thin pure copper so its extremely flexible and can take on nearly any shape. You can easily...
$19.95
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Copper Foil Tape with Conductive Adhesive - 6mm x 15 meter roll

PRODUCT ID: 1128
Copper tape can be an interesting addition to your toolbox. The tape itself is made of thin pure copper so its extremely flexible and can take on nearly any shape. You can easily...
$5.95
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Proto-Pasta - 1.75mm 500g Conductive PLA Filament

PRODUCT ID: 2703
It'd be Fusilli not to buy this filament! Pici up this filament today! Did we...
$58.00
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Proto-pasta - 2.85mm Diameter - Conductive Graphite Filament

PRODUCT ID: 3752
Pici up this filament today! It'd be Fusilli not to buy...
$49.95
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Robotics

These products can add some robot friend flavor to your project.

Micro servo

PRODUCT ID: 169
Tiny little servo can rotate approximately 180 degrees (90 in each direction), and works just like the standard kinds you're used to but smaller. You can use any servo code,...
$5.95
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Continuous Rotation Micro Servo

PRODUCT ID: 2442
Need to make a tiny robot? This little micro servo rotates 360 degrees fully forward or backwards, instead of moving to a single position. You can use any servo code, hardware...
$7.50
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Wheel for Micro Continuous Rotation FS90R Servo

PRODUCT ID: 2744
We're keepin' it wheel with this one!Need a great drive solution for your little robotic friends? This...
$2.50
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Sewable

You can use the following products to sew additions onto your project.

Flora RGB Smart NeoPixel version 2 - Pack of 4

PRODUCT ID: 1260
What's a wearable project without LEDs? Our favorite part of the Flora platform is these tiny smart pixels. Designed specifically for wearables, these updated Flora NeoPixels have...
$7.95
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Stainless Thin Conductive Thread - 2 ply - 23 meter/76 ft

PRODUCT ID: 640
After months of searching, we finally have what we consider to be the ultimate conductive thread. It's thin, strong, smooth, and made completely of 316L stainless steel. Once you...
$5.95
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Sewable Snaps - 5mm Diameter - Card of 24

PRODUCT ID: 1126
The small 5mm size of these tin-plated brass snaps means they fit perfectly on Flora's pads! Snaps make a great connector for wearables-- solder one side to the board and sew the...
$3.95
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Needle set - 3/9 sizes - 20 needles

PRODUCT ID: 615
Mighty needles, sew like the wind! This needle set is the only one you'll need for any sort of hand sewing, especially using our conductive thread and wearable electronics...
$1.95
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Power

These products can be used to power your project without using a USB cable.

JST-PH Battery Extension Cable - 500mm

PRODUCT ID: 1131
By popular demand, we now have a handy extension cord for all of our JST-terminated battery packs (such as our LiIon/LiPoly and 3xAAA holders). One end has a JST-PH socket, and the...
$1.95
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JST 2-pin Extension Cable with On/Off Switch - JST PH2

PRODUCT ID: 3064
By popular request - we now have a way you can turn on-and-off Lithium Polymer batteries without unplugging them.This PH2 Female/Male JST 2-pin Extension...
$2.95
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3 x AAA Battery Holder with On/Off Switch, JST, and Belt Clip

PRODUCT ID: 3286
This battery holder connects 3 AAA batteries together in series for powering all kinds of projects. We spec'd these out because the box is slim, and 3 AAA's add up to about...
$2.95
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3 x AA Battery Holder with On/Off Switch, JST, and Belt Clip

PRODUCT ID: 3287
This battery holder connects 3 AA batteries together in series for powering all kinds of projects. We spec'd these out because the box is compact, and 3 AA's add up to about...
$2.95
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3 x AAA Battery Holder with On/Off Switch and 2-Pin JST

PRODUCT ID: 727
This battery holder connects 3 AAA batteries together in series for powering all kinds of projects. We spec'd these out because the box is slim, and 3 AAA's add up to about...
$1.95
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Lithium Ion Polymer Battery - 3.7v 500mAh

PRODUCT ID: 1578
Lithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery...
$7.95
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Lithium Ion Polymer Battery - 3.7v 1200mAh

PRODUCT ID: 258
Lithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery...
$9.95
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Lithium Ion Polymer Battery - 3.7v 350mAh

PRODUCT ID: 2750
Lithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery...
$6.95
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2 x 2032 Coin Cell Battery Holder - 6V output with On/Off switch

PRODUCT ID: 783
This tiny coin cell battery holder is ideal for small portable or wearable projects. It holds two 20mm coin cells (2032 are the most popular size) in series to generate 6V nominal. (If...
$1.95
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These products can be used to charge the lithium ion polymer batteries listed above.

Adafruit Micro-Lipo Charger for LiPo/LiIon Batt w/MicroUSB Jack

PRODUCT ID: 1904
Oh so handy, this little lipo charger is so small and easy to use you can keep it on your desk or mount it easily into any project! Simply plug it via any MicroUSB cable into a USB...
$6.95
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PowerBoost 500 Charger - Rechargeable 5V Lipo USB Boost @ 500mA+

PRODUCT ID: 1944
PowerBoost 500C is the perfect power supply for your portable project! With a built-in battery charger circuit, you'll be able to keep your project running even while recharging the...
$14.95
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Last updated on Apr 24, 2018 Published on Oct 12, 2017