ABRA stocks the Raspberry Pi, Instructional Raspberry Pi Kits, Shields like the Humble Pi, Slice of Pi, and all the accessories needed to get started or advance your projects.
The Raspberry Pi has made quite a splash since it was first announced. The credit-card sized computer is capable of many of the things that your desktop PC does, like spreadsheets, word-processing and games. It also plays high-definition video. It can run several flavors of Linux and is being used to teach kids all over the world how to program... More Info
ABRA's Experimenter's Kit for Arduino UNO provides students and teachers with an affordable and comprehensive introduction to programmable electronics. This kit includes all the pieces needed to complete 11 different circuits, along with an experimenter's guide booklet and breadboard layout sheets. Basically everything you need to be playing within minutes of its arrival. More Info
Camera Axe Photography Trigger
The Camera Axe is a tool for photographers to trigger cameras or flashes based signals from various sensors. It is useful for catching phenomena that happen too quickly for human reflexes, like photographing a popping balloon or a milk droplet splash. Other uses can be to catch things photographers don't want to wait around for like birds flying to a bird feeder or surveillance of people walking down a hallway. The possibilities are endless.More info
Arduino 4WD Robot Instructional Pack
The Arduino 4WD Robot Instructional Kit includes the parts necessary to complete an impressive four wheel drive Robot based on the step by step instructions from the 256 page bestseller Make an Arduino Controlled Robot.
This comprehensive introduction to Arduino Robotics is widely used by educators, students and hobbyists. All basic parts and programming downloads are included to provide your robot with sophisticated capabilities. The kit consists of high quality parts from recognized manufacturers like Arduino, Parallax, DFRobot, Pololu and Adafruit. More info
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Alamode Arduino Raspberry Pi Plate
The AlaMode is an Arduino compatible board that gives your Raspberry Pi the expansion and ease of use of an Arduino. With the A la Mode connected to the GPIO pins on your Pi you can write a program in any language you like to control or monitor your Arduino application, putting internet integration and control at your fingertips. In addition, you can program the AlaMode directly from the Pi, and even use the Pi to display information from the Arduino or use the Pi as an Ethernet shield. More info
This Raspberry Pi Robot Kit includes a best selling book and all the components necessary to learn how to use the Raspberry Pi as the brains behind a 2WD robot rover.
This kit provides an excellent platform for users to experience robotic principles such as robot motion and obstacle detection using an ultrasonic detector. The raspberry red Magician Chassis is an appropriate 2WD platform for the popular Raspberry PI microcontroller. Software code examples are included in Programming the Raspberry PI book by Simon Monk. Soldering is required to assemble the Motor Driver Board and the Serial Adapter Board in this kit. More info
The Atmospeheric Monitoring with Arduino Instructional Pack contains a best selling book and all the components necessary to perform the experiments in the book.
Makers around the globe are building low-cost devices to monitor the environment, and with this hands-on guide, so can you. Through succinct tutorials, illustrations, and clear step-by-step instructions, you’ll learn how to create gadgets for examining the quality of our atmosphere, using Arduino and several inexpensive sensors. Detect harmful gases, dust particles such as smoke and smog, and upper atmospheric haze—substances and conditions that are often invisible to your senses. You’ll also discover how to use the scientific method to help you learn even more from your atmospheric tests. More info