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The BBC Micro:bit is here!

After a much longer than anticipated wait, the BBC Micro:bit has arrived in Canada! We now have stock of the Micro:bit available.

So what is it? The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer designed for beginners in electronics and coding. The micro:bit makes getting into these often daunting fields as easy as possible.


New Product Roundup – May 14 to May 20th

We are back with a New Product Roundup for the week of May 14th! This week we have a few new products to showcase including a small solar panel, low powered water pump, another version of vacuum pickup tool, and a new female spade crimp connector. Let’s go have a look!


Victoria Day Long Weekend

Just a reminder: BC Robotics will be closed on Monday May 22nd for the Victoria Day holiday. All orders placed after 4:00 PM Pacific Time on Friday May 19th will ship Tuesday May 23rd. Our showroom will be open regular hours on Saturday May 20th. Have a safe and (hopefully sunny!) unofficial first weekend of summer!


New Product Roundup – May 7 to May 13th

Welcome back to another weekly installment of our New Product Roundup! This week we are excited to announce a new Raspberry Pi HAT designed and built in house, the addition of ABS filament to our 3D Printing section, another variation of a 4xAA battery case, and an Adafruit PWM breakout that is once again being stocked.


New Product Roundup – April 30th to May 6th

It is Saturday! Time for another New Product Roundup! This week we have a brand new HAT for the Raspberry Pi Zero – perfect for IoT purposes – and a few new colors of our incredibly popular 1.75mm PLA filament. Let’s have a closer look at these new products: