Tinker Kit Circuit Guide

Contributors: Joel_E_B, bboyho, El Duderino
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Important! This tutorial is for the SparkFun Tinker Kit (KIT-18577). If you are using one of the previous versions of the Tinker Kit: KIT-14556 or KIT-13930, you'll want to refer to their respective guides:

The SparkFun Tinker Kit is your starter tool kit for beginning with embedded electronics, robotics and citizen science using the SparkFun RedBoard Qwiic without breaking the bank. This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 11 circuits of the Tinker Kit. At the center of this guide is one core philosophy -- that anyone can (and should) play around with cutting-edge electronics in a fun and playful way.

SparkFun Tinker Kit

SparkFun Tinker Kit


When you're done with this guide, you'll have the know-how to start creating your own projects and experiments. From building robots and game controllers to data logging, the world will be your oyster. Now enough talking -- let's start tinkering!

Open Source!

At SparkFun, our engineers and educators have been improving this kit and coming up with new experiments for a long time now. We would like to give attribution to Oomlout, since we originally started working off their Arduino Kit material many years ago. The Oomlut version is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 3.0 Unported License.

The SparkFun Tinker Kit is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0 International License.