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Electronic Kits and Robotic Kits

Find the perfect electronics kits for any skill level!

Jameco carries a large selection of electronic and robotic kits. Available for varying skill levels, from beginners with no experience to advanced circuit board soldering, mechanical assembly and programming.

Check out all the electronic kits we have available.

Jameco KitPro Kits — Super Cool Exclusive DIY Kits

KitPro 4x4x4 DIY LED Cube

4x4x4 DIY LED Cube

Build an amazing 3D display with endless possibilities. LEDs are controlled by an Atmel ATmega16 microcontroller.
Forrest M. Mims Toy Organ Kit

Forrest M. Mims III
Toy Organ Kit

The Toy Organ Kit is a super cool music maker. It's based on a simple 555 timer circuit from Forrest's well known Engineer's Mini Notebook series.
Mini Fume Extractor Kit

Mini Fume Extractor Kit

A fume extractor uses an activated carbon filter and fan to remove the smoke and noxious fumes created from soldering. Great for projects on the go!

Check out all of the Jameco KitPro Electronics Kits

Alternative Energy Electronics Kits

Go green with Jameco's selection of educational, alternative energy kits. These kits are perfect for all ages who want to understand how clean energy technology works. Below are some of Jameco's most popular alternative energy kits.

Saltwater Fuel Cell

OWI Saltwater Fuel Cell

Learn about new forms of clean energy, while building and powering your very own toy with natural resources. Just add saltwater and go!
Horizon Fuel Cell FCJJ-16

Solar Hydrogen Education Kit

This kit includes a solar panel, a reversible fuel cell and two water storage tanks to create a mini power system that can store solar energy in the form of hydrogen. The hydrogen powers a motor that then powers a fan.
Velleman EDU02 Solar Energy Experimenters Kit

Velleman EDU02 Solar
Energy Experimenters Kit

Includes 10 fun solar powered projects that will teach you all about solar energy. No soldering required! Projects include solar lighting, battery charger, music and motion detection.

Complete Listing of Alternative Energy Kits

Arduino Kits and Accessories

Arduino is the perfect tool for making computers that can sense and control. It's an open source computing platform based on a simple microcontroller board, and a development environment for writing software for the board. Below are some of our popular Arduino kits and accessories.

Getting Started with Arduino Kit

Getting Started
with Arduino 2.0

This kit is the perfect starting point to introduce you into the world of physical computing. Using the included electronic parts, along with best selling book Getting Started with Arduino by Massimo Banzi, you'll jump into this educational prototyping platform.
Robotics Shield Kit for the Arduino

Robotics Shield
for Arduino

Make your Arduino the onboard brain of any mobile robot. Learn robotics, electronics and programming with this versatile kit. The Board of Education Shield plugs into your own Arduino (not included) and mounts to the Boe-Bot robot chassis.
Beginner Kit for Arduino

Beginner Kit for Arduino
(Best Beginner Kit)

The latest version of Beginner kit has upgraded all the details based on previous version. Besides premium quality jumper wires, double resistors, more LEDs, 9g servo, IR remote transmitter and receiver, 4 more useful components are added: relay, motor, fan and potentiometer. Now you can make more fantastic projects!

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Parallax Kits

For more than 25 years Parallax Inc. has been designing, manufacturing and selling BASIC Stamp microcontrollers, Propeller microcontrollers, accessories, educational and robotic kits. Check out some of the cool Parallax kits you may want to add to your list.

BASIC Stamp Activity Kit

Know electronics and want to learn programming? Or know programming and want to learn electronics? Learn both side-by-side with BASIC Stamp Activity Kit! It includes everything you need to get started.
Parallax 29140 Sensor Kit

Parallax 29140 Sensor Kit

This kit includes four of the most popular sensors that Parallax makes. Includes the PING))), PIR, Dual-Axis Accelerometer and ColorPAL. Use together or independently.
Robot Shield Kit with Arduino Uno

Robot Shield Kit with Arduino Uno

The very popular Robotics Shield Kit from Parallax is now available in a complete package that includes an Arduino Uno and programming cable.

Views Jameco's complete selection of Parallax Kits

Audio Kits — Let's Make Some Noise!

Jameco's audio kits are perfect for enhancing your audio experience, security alerts or just creating cool sound and visual effects.

Kit Pro LED Color Organ Kit

LED Color Organ

Employ the power of the electric color organ to add some synched visuals to your hi-fi experience. The circuit uses four operational amplifiers plus ultra-bright 5mm LEDs to respond visually for bass, mid and treble frequencies.
Velleman MK182 Digital Echo Chamber

Velleman MK182
Digital Echo Chamber

Build an effective tool that features line level inputs as well as an on-board microphone. It also features adjustable output gain, echo level and feedback level to give you the customized sound you're looking for.
Electronic Rainbow AA-1D Super Snooper Big Ear Audio Amplifier Kit

Audio Amplifier Kit

This kit allows you to take a small signal and "magnify" it to drive a small speaker or headphone. It's based on the LM386 Low Voltage Power Amplifier and was designed to be used in a variety of consumer electronics applications.

Make some noise with Jameco's Audio Kits

LED and Lighting Kits

Jameco's wide selection of lighting kits can be just for fun or teach the builder about the different types and properties of light. Below are some of our more popular electronics lighting kits.

Velleman MK124 Scrolling Message Kit

Scrolling Message Kit

Using this 35-LED graphic display, create your own moving message with a maximum of 16 characters. Features adjustable scrolling speed, easy to change character set and standby function to run and start.
Velleman MK120 IR Light Barrier Kit

MK120 IR Light Barrier Kit

When the receiver is detecting the infared light from the emitter, it will remain silent. When the beam breaks, the LED on the receiver module will turn on and the speaker will sound.
Velleman MK104 Electronic Cricket Kit

Electronic Cricket Kit

Create cricket noises as soon as it gets dark outside. It's the perfect kit for some summer fun. This kit is effect, tone and light adjustable.

Jameco's complete selection of LED and lighting kits.

Robotic Kits

Robotics is always the most popular hobbyist category at Jameco. Assembling a DIY robot is like building for an adventure. Unlike some kits, once the building is done the adventure begins with a robot. Build a robot pet or a super smart sorting robot. Your imagination is the only limit.

OWI-535 Robotic Arm Edge Kit

Robotic Arm Edge Kit

One of our most popular robotic kits! This kit features a gripper that can open and close, 120° of wrist motion, elbow range of 300° of elbow range, a base rotation of 270° and a base motion of 180°.
KitPro J-Bot 4WD Ping))) Sensor Robot

J-Bot 4WD Ping)))
Sensor Robot

Build your own customizable robot that can roam around freely with no supervision. The included Ping))) sensor allows your bot to detect any objects in its way and avoid them.
Jameco KitPro Escape Robot

Infrared Escape Robot

This robot makes use of three infrared emitting diodes and one infrared receiving module to send and receive signals and detect obstacles.

Check out the Complete Selection of Robotics Kits

Test and Measurement Kits

These test and measurement kits will introduce you to basic electronics principals, prototyping design techniques and give you some plain old fun devices once you're finished!

Forrest M. Mims III: Vibration Sensor Kit

Forrest M. Mims III
Vibration Sensor Kit

Simple vibration and motion sensors can be made using a pendulum or mercury switch. Now you can create a circuit that doesn't use any moving parts to detect vibration. This kit uses a piezo speaker element as a sensitive vibration sensor.
Electronic Rainbow EBLOG-300A Logic Probe Kit

Logic Probe Kit

Digital signals are either "on" or "off," and you need an easy way to monitor them. Logic probes test digital circuits at various points and show whether that point is high, low or constantly changing. With this handy kit you can understand and troubleshoot digital circuits.
Velleman EDU01 Solderless Educative Starter Kit

Solderless Education
Starter Kit

This basic experiment kit is the perfect first step into the world of modern electronics. Build circuits in a fun, safe and educative way. The kit contains a breadboard and all necessary components to get you started right away.

Complete Selection of Test and Measurement Electronic Kits.