SparkFun Electronics (sometimes known by its abbreviation, SFE) is an electronics retailer in Niwot, Colorado, United States.
It manufactures and sells microcontroller development boards and breakout boards. All products designed and produced by SparkFun are released as open-source hardware. SparkFun has become one of the favoured suppliers for those without mainstream suppliers as well as the increasingly popular "Maker" community, particularly for the Arduino and related devices.
SparkFun is beloved by, students, teachers, industry professionals and even begineers.
In SparkFun product range you can find educational kits, electronic components, everything you may need for DIY projects and robotics – programmable controllers, sensors, mechanical parts, accessories, development kits – and most popular category –breakout boards for various sensors and IC’s which may be used for standalone projects or very often as simple solutions for complicated problems.
What SparkFun company says about theirselves:
In 2003, CU student Nate Seidle blew a power supply in his dorm room and, in lieu of a way to order easy replacements, decided to start his own company. Since then, SparkFun has been committed to sustainably helping our world achieve electronics literacy from our headquarters in Boulder, Colorado. No matter your vision, SparkFun's products and resources are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible. In addition to over 2,000 open source components and widgets, SparkFun offers curriculum, training and online tutorials designed to help demystify the wonderful world of embedded electronics
We try to stock full range of SparkFun products and even if we do not have item in stock, we receive new orders weekly – so if you have any enquiries feel free to contact us!