Please Note: Our last order from Sparkfun for 2017 will be Friday, 8 December 2016 and this stock will arrive Wednesday, 13 December 2017.
Although backorders can still be placed online after this, we can only import the stock again Tuesday, 2 January 2018.
Riecktron wishes you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year for 2018. Thank you for your support the past 11 years.

JST Right Angle Connector - Through-Hole 3-Pin
This is a 3-pin, through-hole PH series JST connector. The pins are spaced by 2mm. We really like the solid locking feeling and high current rating on these small connectors. This connector mates with our 3-pin jumper wire, and may be useful for interfacing with the popular Sharp infrared proximity sensors or our serial LCDs. Documents: Datasheet ..
R18.00 (inc VAT)
Bare Conductive - Electric Paint Pen (10ml)
Bare Conductive’s Electric Paint is just like any other water-based paint… except that it’s electrically conductive! This means that you can actually paint wires onto things like models, clothes, furniture, walls, almost anything you can think of. Standard acrylic or water-based paints can even be used alongside Electric Paint to act as insulation or to create multi-layer circuitry! Oh yeah, and now? It comes in a pen! Bare’s Electric Paint Pens are a great electronics prototyping tool for makers of all ages. Nontoxic and water-soluble, they can be used without gloves or mask. Once applied ..
R244.50 (inc VAT)
Bare Conductive - Electric Paint (50ml)
Bare Conductive’s Electric Paint is just like any other water-based paint… except that it’s electrically conductive! This means that you can actually paint wires onto things like models, clothes, furniture, walls, almost anything you can think of. Standard acrylic or water-based paints can even be used alongside Electric Paint to act as insulation or to create multi-layer circuitry! You can apply Bare’s Electric Paint like any other water-based paint. You can use a brush, a roller, printmaking equipment, some intrepid users have even tried to spray the material through an airbrush! It’s imp..
R593.00 (inc VAT)
Bare Conductive Pi Cap
This is the Bare Conductive Pi Cap, a small, shield-like device that adds precise capacitive touch, distance sensing and high-quality audio to your Raspberry Pi A+, B+, Zero and later (any Raspberry Pi with a 40-pin GPIO connector). Connect Electric Paint or anything conductive to one of the 12 electrodes to control sounds, video and more. Connecting the physical world to the digital world is easy with Bare Conductive’s fully featured libraries and extensive online tutorials. The Pi Cap software is in the official Raspbian repository, so installing all the software you need is as easy as Pi. ..
R1,037.50 (inc VAT)
JST RCY Connector - Male/Female Set (2-pin)
This is a 2-pin JST RCY connector typically used for low-voltage applications running 10A or less. They are commonly found in RC vehicles. These come in a bag of 1 male plug, 1 female plug, plus pins to connect them both. The pins crimp to your cable and are inserted into the housing. 1 male socket 1 female socket 4 pins Documents: Datasheet ..
R7.50 (inc VAT)
JST Right-Angle Connector - Through-Hole 2-Pin
This is a 2-pin, through-hole PH series JST connector. The pins are spaced by 2mm. We really like the solid locking feeling and high current rating on these small connectors. This connector will mate with all of our LiPo batteries. Documents: Datasheet ..
R18.00 (inc VAT)
JST SH Horizontal 6-Pin Connector - SMD
Here is a six pin horizontal 1.0mm pitch connector. It is useful if you need something very tiny as a connection. These are not the standard JST type connectors we use on most of our boards, but are actually the much smaller JST-SH type. Check the drawing below. Documents: Drawing ..
R15.00 (inc VAT)
JST Vertical Connector
Two pin, compact surface mount connector. We really like the solid locking feeling and high current rating on these small connectors. Documents: Datasheet ..
R13.50 (inc VAT)
JustBoom Amp HAT
The JustBoom Amp HAT is a high-quality audio amplifier designed specifically for the Raspberry Pi. Digital-to-analog conversion is also included with the Amp HAT, so no external sound cards or DACs are required. Simply stack the plug-and-play add-on board (HAT) onto your Raspberry Pi A+, B+, 2B or the new 3B, and it will be ready to use immediately. JustBoom designed the Amp HAT to be simple to install and use. With no soldering required and all the mounting hardware already provided, this product is suitable for both beginners and seasoned professionals alike. Just connect your Amp HAT to a ..
R2,075.50 (inc VAT)
JustBoom DAC HAT
The JustBoom DAC HAT is a plug-and-play, high-resolution, digital-to-analog converter for the Raspberry Pi. Simply stack the plug-and-play add-on board (HAT) onto your Raspberry Pi A+, B+, 2B or the new 3B, and it will be ready to use immediately. JustBoom designed the Raspberry Pi DAC HAT to be simple to install and use. With no soldering required and all the mounting hardware already provided, this HAT is suitable for both beginners and seasoned professionals alike. Just connect your Raspberry Pi DAC HAT to a set of powered speakers or an audio amplifier, and you can be up and running quick..
R1,037.50 (inc VAT)
JustBoom Digi HAT
The JustBoom Digi HAT is a high-resolution digital audio output add-on board for the Raspberry Pi. Simply stack the plug-and-play add-on board (HAT) onto your Raspberry Pi A+, B+, 2B or the new 3B, and it will be ready to use immediately. The JustBoom Digi HAT produces an unmodified, high-quality digital audio data stream for bit-perfect transmission to your hi-fi system. JustBoom designed the Digi HAT to be simple to install and use. With no soldering required and all the mounting hardware already provided, this product is suitable for beginners and seasoned professionals alike. Just connect..
R1,037.50 (inc VAT)
pi-topPROTO
The pi-topPROTO is a HAT-compatible add-on board for prototyping electronics for your pi-top or pi-topCEED. With plenty of space available to build circuits that can interact with your pi-top — as well as a full 40-pin GPIO on top for a desired Raspberry Pi HAT — the pi-topPROTO makes a great addition to the pi-top family. To install, simply mount the pi-topPROTO to the modular rail inside of your pi-top and connect it via the 34-pin GPIO on the internal HUB Board, which can be daisy chained with other add-on boards...
R192.50 (inc VAT)
pi-topSPEAKER
The pi-topSPEAKER allows you to turn up the volume on your pi-top or pi-topCEED. This audio board provides a simple way to incorporate sound to your pi-top. Simply mount the pi-topSPEAKER to the modular rail inside of your pi-top and connect it via the 34-pin GPIO on the internal HUB Board, which can be daisy chained with other add-on boards. Additionally, there is a small switch on the underside of the pi-topSPEAKER that modifies the output to Right, Mono or Left. Documents: Instruction Manual ..
R563.50 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Header (2-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the male header. Be sure to order the housing and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing...
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Header (3-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the male header. Be sure to order the housing and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing...
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Header (4-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the male header. Be sure to order the housing and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing...
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Housing (2-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the female housing. Be sure to order the mating header and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing. Documents: Drawing ..
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Housing (3-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the female housing. Be sure to order the mating header and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing...
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Housing (4-Pin)
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for the female housing. Be sure to order the mating header and crimp pins! Pins have standard .1" spacing...
R3.00 (inc VAT)
Qwiic JST Connector - SMD 4-pin
Here is a tiny 4-pin Qwiic 1mm JST connector. This connector is used on all of our Qwiic-based boards and can be used to create your own I2C-based device compatible with the Qwiic system. Additionally, this connector will mate with all of our Qwiic cables with a solid lock. The SparkFun Qwiic connect system is an ecosystem of I2C sensors, actuators, shields and cables that make prototyping faster and less prone to error. All Qwiic-enabled boards use a common 1mm pitch, 4-pin JST connector. This reduces the amount of required PCB space, and polarized connections mean you can’t hook it up wro..
R12.00 (inc VAT)
Text-to-Speech Module - Emic 2
Ever wish your project could just speak up and tell you what’s going on? Why not give it a voice? The Emic-2 Text-to-Speech module makes it really easy to give voice to your embedded projects. The Emic-2 was designed by Parallax in conjunction with Grand Idea Studio to make voice synthesis a total no-brainer. Simply connect the Emic-2 to a 5VDC power supply, connect a speaker to the speaker output (or 1/8" headphone jack) and send it a stream of serial text at 9600bps. The module contains all of the smarts necessary to parse the text into phonemes and then generate natural sounding speech, a..
R1,482.50 (inc VAT)
JST Right Angle Connector - White
Two pin, compact surface mount connector. We really like the solid locking feeling and high current rating on these small connectors. We use these all the time as battery connectors. Documents: Datasheet ..
R13.50 (inc VAT)
Roomba Communication Cable - miniDIN 8
This cable is perfect for connecting your RooStick or Roo232 to your Roomba SCI port. Wired straight through. Male miniDIN 8 connectors on each end are compatible with the 7-pin connector on the Roomba...
R118.50 (inc VAT)
RooTooth - Bluetooth Wireless Roomba Connection
A cable-less solution developed for controlling your Roomba. The RooTooth v2 communicates with any Bluetooth® enabled device using the Serial Port Profile (SPP). You can now tell the Roomba when to wake up, when to clean, and when to shut off. You can even remotely drive your Roomba from your computer or from the WiTilt! This product requires that the SCI (serial command interface) has been installed on your Roomba. SCI has been installed on all Roombas manufactured after October 24th, 2005. Please verify that your Roomba is compatible by checking here. The new RooTooths are based on the R..
R1,838.50 (inc VAT)
RooTooth - Bluetooth Wireless Roomba Connection
Sale: The firmware on all our Roving Networks products has been updated from version 4.77 to the 6.15 version. We found a few extra of these RooTooths hiding in our stock, we’ve put them on sale and brought them back for a limited time. Once this version is gone we won’t be selling it again. A cable-less solution developed for controlling your Roomba. The RooTooth v2 communicates with any Bluetooth® enabled device using the Serial Port Profile (SPP). You can now tell the Roomba when to wake up, when to clean, and when to shut off. You can even remotely drive your Roomba from your computer or ..
R1,838.50 (inc VAT)
SparkFun Audio Jack Breakout
Simple breakout board for the 3.5mm audio jack. Use this breakout (shipped bare) to allow breadboard or SIP access to the super-common 3.5mm audio jack. All five pins are broken out. Note: You get the bare PCB only, check below for the Audio Jack. Documents: Schematic Eagle Files GitHub ..
R15.00 (inc VAT)
Polarized Connectors - Crimp Pins
Polarized connectors and headers for your perf board/PCB projects. Use these connectors for power connections or any sensor/general connection to prevent users from connecting the peripheral incorrectly or reversed. This is for a pack of 20 individual crimp pins. We regularly use a pair of needle nose pliers and a soldering iron to attach these pins. No special tools required. Be sure to order the mating header and housing!..
R22.00 (inc VAT)

Store Information