Note - This Product requires soldering. Kit includes only components and PCB in spare form. Items required for soldering process are not included in the product. If you are looking for fully assembled ready to use Arduino board then see Freeduino-DU product page.
Make your own Arduino Board!
Sounds great! This is DIY kit for making your own Arduino.
It includes all components and Arduino compatible PCB. The ATmega328 included in the kit is pre-loaded with Duemilanove bootloader and Blink example.
It takes 20-30 minutes to assemble the board. View User Manual (link above) for detailed instructions about soldering the board.
This kit is recommended for kids above 13 yrs old (under parent / teacher supervision), students & any one willing to explore power of Microcontrollers.
Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software.
It's intended for anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments.
Arduino can sense the environment by receiving input from a variety of sensors and can affect its surroundings by controlling lights, motors, and other actuators.
Little understanding of C Programming syntax is enough to use the board for making variety of projects and applications.
This product is even recommended for school kids who are aware of C Programming.
This is the most successful method to introduce kids and even elders to the world of microcontrollers and embedded systems.
EmbeddedMarket.com is manufacturing Arduino Compatible boards since many years for now.