• The New Raspberry Pi 3+

    The Raspberry Pi 3+ is the most powerful version of this single board computer released to date. With a 1.4GHz Quad Core Processor, 1GB of RAM, and built in Dual Band WiFi - What will you do with it?



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  • 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.



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B.C. Day Long Weekend

The BC Day holiday long weekend is coming up! Just a quick reminder: we will be closed Monday August 6th for the provincial holiday. All orders placed after 4:00 PM on Friday August 3rd will ship out on Tuesday August 7th.

Our showroom will be open normal hours on Saturday August 4th ( 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM ) for all your holiday weekend project needs!

New Product Roundup – July 22nd to July 28th

Welcome to another Saturday New Product Roundup! This week we have added a couple new products and tracked down an old favorite! Also, we pushed through a bunch more updates to the website, so hopefully the product pages are looking a lot better for all of our mobile users (if not, we suggest clearing your browser cache!)
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New Product Roundup – July 9th to July 21th

Welcome back to another edition of our New Product Roundup – the weekly update we provide summarizing what is new at BC Robotics! Before we get into the new products for the week, yesterday night we made some minor changes to the website. If anything is looking a bit weird we suggest clearing your browser cache – if that doesn’t seem to fix it, we would love to hear about it.
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New Product Roundup – July 8th to July 14th

Happy Saturday – we are back with another edition of our New Product Roundup! This week we are all about power. We have added several new Pololu Boost Regulators (used to boost lower voltages to higher voltages) to our collection. Just so you can keep tabs on all that current you are consuming, we also have a new SparkFun Current Sensor Breakout Board. Product of the week is the official Raspberry Pi Camera V2 – it is on sale for 15% Off until Friday so don’t miss out!

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Raspberry Pi Weather Station Tutorial – Part 2

Part two of our Raspberry Pi Weather Station Tutorial is now up – this part focuses on getting the Raspbian operating system configured, software libraries installed for our sensors, and writing basic Python code to read each sensor and print the results. Interested? Head on over to the tutorial!