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BeagleBone Cookbook by Jason Kridner, Mark A. Yoder

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Appendix A. Parts and Suppliers

Parts

The following tables show you where you can find the parts used in this book. We’ve listed only one or two sources here, but you can often find a given part in many places.

Table A-1. US suppliers
SupplierWebsiteNotes

Adafruit

http://www.adafruit.com

Good for modules and parts

Amazon

http://www.amazon.com/

Carries everything

Digikey

http://www.digikey.com/

Wide range of components

MakerShed

http://www.makershed.com/

Good for modules, kits, and tools

RadioShack

http://www.radioshack.com/

Walk-in stores

SeeedStudio

http://www.seeedstudio.com/depot/

Low cost modules

SparkFun

http://www.sparkfun.com

Good for modules and parts

Table A-2. Other suppliers
SupplierWebsiteNotes

Element14

http://element14.com/BeagleBone

World-wide BeagleBoard.org-compliant clone of BeagleBone Black, carrys many accessories

Prototyping Equipment

Many of the hardware projects in this book use jumper wires and a breadboard. We prefer the preformed wires that lay flat on the board. Table A-3 lists places with jumper wires, and Table A-4 shows where you can get breadboards.

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