GS-170K1 & GS170-K2 Press Release

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

November 7, 2017, Yorba Linda, CA--Today Global Specialties introduces two new mini breadboard kits ideal for prototyping small projects at home or in the classroom.
The GS-170K1 comes with 108 pieces, including a set of 8 mini breadboards (GS-170-A) and a 100 pc jumper wire kit (WK-5).

The GS-170K2 comes with 372 pieces, including 3 sets of the 8 mini breadboards (GS-170-A), 3 sets of a 112 pc jumper wire kit (WK-6), and 12 individual 9 V battery snaps.

Both kits come with #24 gauge, insulated, stranded copper wire. Each wire comes with gold-plated brass, pressed-pins on each end to allow for extended insertion life and maximum surface contact. Both are RoHS compliant.

Jumper Wires
  • Pressed-pin ends (Gold-plated brass)
  • Dupont connectors
  • PVC insulation
  • Flexible stranded copper wire
  • #24 AWG
  • RoHS compliant
Mini Breadboards
  • 170 tie points
  • POM plastic
  • Round hole style
  • Nickel plated phosphor bronze contacts
  • Peel and stick adhesive backing
  • Fits 0.4-0.7 mm wire diameter
  • Current capacity 1.5 A at 36 V
  • RoHS compliant
Photo Product Description MSRP
GS-170K1: Mini Breadboard Kit, 108 Pcs


The GS-170K1 Mini Breadboard Kit contains 108 pieces:

  • (8 pc) Mini breadboards
  • (10 pc) 200 mm brown M-F
  • (10 pc) 200 mm blue M-M
  • (20 pc) 150 mm purple M-M
  • (20 pc) 100 mm orange M-M
  • (20 pc) 70 mm green M-M
  • (20 pc) 50 mm yellow M-M

GS-170K2: Mini Breadboard Classroom Kit, 372 Pcs


The GS-170K2 Mini Breadboard Classroom Kit contains 372 pieces:

  • (24 pc) Mini Breadboards
  • (60 pc) 150 mm purple M-F
  • (30 pc) 150 mm white M-M
  • (60 pc) 100 mm orange M-M
  • (90 pc) 70 mm green M-M
  • (60 pc) 50 mm yellow M-M
  • (18 pc) 150 mm multi M-Alligator clip
  • (9 pc) 150 mm red M-IC clip
  • (9 pc) 150 mm black M-IC clip
  • (12 pc) 9 V battery snap

MSRP of $55.00 for the GS-170K1 and $195.00 for the GS-170K2. They are both available immediately.
High Resolution Images
Click here to download GS170-K1 High Res Images
Click here to download GS70-K2 High Res Images
Product Datasheets
Click here to download GS170-K1 Datasheet
Click here to download GS170-K2 Datasheet
For more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.

Best regards,

Tony Schmidt
Product Marketing Manager
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About Global Specialties
Since 1973, Global Specialties has been the recognized leader in innovative electronics training solutions for education and industry. Global Specialties' prototyping and trainer systems set the worldwide standard for reliability, durability and long life, designed to take the sustained use of educational, research and product testing environments. A leader in the development of integrated teaching systems, Global Specialties offers completely packaged courses including everything required for effective instruction. Global Specialties' products are available from electronics distributors worldwide.

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