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New Product Roundup – May 21 to May 27th

Happy Saturday – Just a quick reminder that our showroom is closed today (Saturday) before we jump into this week’s New Product Roundup. We will resume normal Saturday hours again starting next week.

Now, down to business! This week we have a very exciting new addition to our product lineup: The BBC micro:bit, a breadboard adapter for the micro:bit, a mini microphone for the Raspberry Pi, and a portable backup battery from SparkFun. Let’s have a better look:

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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. Programming the micro:bit can be done by computer or by their intuitive app available for Android and iOS devices. Code can be designed using a drag and drop interface in the Blocks editor, Javascript, or Python.

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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!

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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. Let’s go have a look!

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