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Prototyping is at the heart of every project, big or small, so we've curated the very best tools and materials which we ourselves use for prototyping our own projects.

Breadboards

Solderless breadboards are used by hobbyists and educators alike - they are the backbone of electrical prototyping, easy-to-use, and maker-friendly.

$5.98 AUD, inc GST
If you're prototyping a circuit big or small, then you'll want a quality breadboard, and this one is awesome! It's got dual i..
$5.98 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$5.98 AUD, inc GST
Great for prototyping and experimenting.
$5.98 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$4.59 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 019-ZY-60
Perfect for prototyping.
$4.59 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th

Breadboard Power

The easiest way to power your breadboard projects is with a breadboard power supply. It has an onboard regulator and connects directly to the power rails.

$5.94 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 018-MB102PWR
Get your protoype online faster with a premade power supply module that can be powered by USB or a DC Adaptor. Switchable bet..
$5.94 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$7.81 AUD, inc GST
This is a very simple board that takes a 6-12V input voltage and outputs a selectable 5V or 3.3V regulated voltage. All heade..
$7.81 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th

Data Converters

Gone are the days of computers featuring parallel and serial ports, now it's rare to find anything more than a USB connection. So you'll need an adapter to work with those older interfaces.

$5.54 AUD, inc GST
USB to TTL converters are an essential for prototyping - they provide a direct interface with the target device. This module ..
$5.54 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$8.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 018-MAX485
Going from TTL to RS485 is made simple by this prototyping friendly module. On one side of the board are the TTL IOs, and on ..
$8.95 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$16.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA954
The cable is easiest way ever to connect to your microcontroller/Raspberry Pi/WiFi router serial console port. Inside the big..
$16.95 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd

Enclosures

Every project deserves a place to feel safe, and we've got enclosures to house all kinds of projects with weather resistant and heavy duty options available.

$4.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA97
Useful for larger electronic projects, including the YBox2 kit
$4.50 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$14.88 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # PRT-11366
These beefy, bright red plastic enclosures will give your widget the protection (and attention) it deserves. You’ve probabl..
$14.88 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd
$1.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA550
Keep your electronics from going barefoot, give them little rubber feet! These small sticky bumpers are Adafruit's favorite a..
$1.95 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd

Heat Shrink

Heatshrink is the duct tape of electronics. It's used for insulating connections, providing strain relief, colour coding connectors and cables, and heaps more.

$10.87 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # PRT-09353
We love heat shrink! We use it for all sorts of handy projects. Use it to reinforce connections, protect devices, and electri..
$10.87 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd

Proto Boards

Moving from a solderless breadboard to soldered prototype can be a tricky jump, so it's vital to have quality prototyping board available.

$8.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA2670
Make your next project as you imagine it with prototyping perfboards that can easily be cut with scissors like these Bakelite..
$8.50 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd
$1.79 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # FIT0099
This is a very basic single sided prototyping board with standard 0.1" spacing through holes and four 3mm mounting holes.The..
$1.79 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$7.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1609
Customers have asked Adafruit to carry basic perf-board, but Adafruit never liked the look of most basic perf: its always cru..
$7.95 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd

Pogo Pins

Pogo pins are great for creating reliable, temporary connections on PCBs for testing and/or analysis. They're incredibly handy for prototyping and making jigs.

$15.19 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

  • SKU # KIT-11591
Pogo pins make life so much easier when you are trying to program without having to solder a single thing, and when you attac..
$15.19 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

$8.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA2430
Pogo pins are little spring-loaded contacts, very handy for making jigs, or making momentary (but electrically solid) contact..
$8.50 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd

Prototyping Wire

When your prototyping, having the correct wire can be invaluable. We've got you covered with our solid-core jumper kits and jumper wire packs.
$7.19 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # FIT0154
This is a DFRobot exclusive! This is a high quality jumper cable. Hand made with 22AWG multistrand wire and sturdy male pins...
$7.19 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$7.49 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 019-ZYJ-140
Grab a pack of these and save yourself the hassle of making breaboard wire. Plus you get the bonus of neat finish to your pro..
$7.49 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$15.71 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1702
These premium jumper wires are stranded 26 awg wires with male terminations on both ends, for use with 0.1" (2.54 mm) female ..
$15.71 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th
$15.71 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1701
These premium jumper wires are stranded 26 awg wires with female terminations on one end and male terminations on the other e..
$15.71 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 4th
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1954
These Female/Male Extension jumper wires are handy for making wire harnesses or jumpering between headers on PCB's. These pre..
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
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Jul 3rd
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1950
These female-female jumper wires are handy for making wire harnesses or jumpering between headers on PCB's. These premium jum..
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
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Jun 27th