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PIR (motion) sensor

PRODUCT ID: 189
PIR sensors are used to detect motion from pets/humanoids from about 20 feet away (possibly works on zombies, not guaranteed). This one has an adjustable delay before firing (approx...
$9.95
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Adafruit METRO 328 Fully Assembled - Arduino IDE compatible

PRODUCT ID: 50
We sure love the ATmega328 here at Adafruit, and we use them a lot for our own projects. The processor has plenty of GPIO, Analog inputs, hardware UART SPI and I2C,...
$17.50
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Half-size breadboard

PRODUCT ID: 64
This is a cute half size breadboard, good for small projects. It's 2.2" x 3.4" (5.5 cm x 8.5 cm) with a standard double-strip in the middle and two power rails on both...
$5.00
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Premium Male/Male Jumper Wires - 40 x 6" (150mm)

PRODUCT ID: 758
Handy for making wire harnesses or jumpering between headers on PCB's. These premium jumper wires are 6" (150mm) long and come in a 'strip' of 40 (4 pieces of each of...
$3.95
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Programming Arduino By Simon Monk

PRODUCT ID: 1019
Using clear, easy-to-follow examples, Programming Arduino: Getting Started with Sketches - Second Edition reveals the software side of Arduino and explains how...
$15.00
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