• Google AIY Starter Kits are now available!

    The Google AIY Voice Kit for Raspberry Pi allows you to add do-it-yourself artificial intelligence to your maker projects. This kit, when completed, will give directions, send a hands free email, check the weather, and more!

    Browse BBC micro:bit ...

  • The BBC Micro:bit has arrived in Canada!

    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.

    Browse BBC micro:bit ...

  • Shipping with us is easy!

    • $11.95 Flat Rate Standard Shipping to anywhere in Canada

    • Free Shipping for orders over $150.00

    • International Shipping starting at $9.95

    • Orders placed before 4PM Pacific ship Same Day!

  • Light Packet Shipping

    Over 800 in stock items qualify for light packet shipping – Just $5.95 to anywhere in Canada!

New Product Roundup – February 4th to February 10th

Hey it’s Saturday – and the Saturday of a long weekend if you happen to be out in BC! This week we have added several new products including a new breakout board for the Onion Omega2 and Omega2+ designed and built right here at BC Robotics, a new case for the Raspberry Pi, and more! Before we take a closer look at each; just a quick reminder, we are closed on Monday for the BC Family Day Holiday!

Read more

BC Family Day Weekend

Just a quick reminder: BC Family Day holiday is coming up this Monday, February 12th! Our showroom will be closed for the Provincial Holiday. All online orders placed after 4:00PM on Friday February 9th will be shipped out Tuesday February 13th.

New Product Roundup – January 28th to February 3rd

Welcome back to another edition of our New Product Roundup! This week we have quite the random assortment of new parts – a new breakout Board from SparkFun, a new Work Gearbox Kit from Tamiya, and more. We also have the newest version of the SparkFun Inventors kit for micro:bit, which was very recently updated. Lets go have a look at each!

Read more

New Product Roundup – January 21st to January 27th

Hard to believe, but it is already the last Saturday of January! This week we have just a couple new products to showcase – a new Common Cathode RGB LED and the incredibly popular Adafruit Circuit Playground Express Educator’s Pack. We also have another new workshop available for registration – the Raspberry Pi Camera Workshop Part 1 – scheduled for February 17. Lets go have a closer look!

Read more

February 7th Raspberry Pi Complete Beginner Workshop

Missed our last Raspberry Pi Beginner Workshop? Don’t worry we’ve got another one coming up on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018. This workshop is for the complete beginner; if you have a Pi in a box and no idea how to get started then this is for you! We will cover everything from opening the box to getting a basic working Pi running so you can use the web browser and other built in software. You will also learn about the best places to find more info and how to load and update programs. If you don’t know where to start with Raspberry Pi – start here!

Read more