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If you have never programmed a microcontroller and are looking for an all included bundle that will teach you everything you need to know about the Basic Stamp, then you want The Basic Stamp Discovery Kit. Not only do you get all the hardware required to develop and program the Basic Stamp, but you also get the What's a Microcontroller? (WAM) kit.
The WAM curriculum is a tightly integrated educational module. As the user works through the various easy to follow examples (more then 40 in total) they build and develop a solid understanding of what a Microcontroller is and how it is used. When the user is finished with the WAM module they are more then ready to successful tackle there own projects.
The Basic Stamp Discovery kit contains all of the BASIC Stamp hardware required to complete the activities and challenges outlined in the WAM text.
The Basic Stamp Discovery Kit (serial) includes:
Please note that a 6V power supply is required and is not included in the Basic Stamp Discovery Kit.