• The 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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    Over 875 in stock items qualify for light packet shipping – Just $5.95 to anywhere in Canada!



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Waiting until the last minute?

Most of the shipping cutoffs have passed but we do have a few options left for you last minute types! Express orders placed by 4:00PM Pacific Time today should arrive before the Holidays in Western Canada (excluding some rural areas). For Canada and the United States: UPS Express will still get shipments delivered if placed before 12:00PM Pacific Time on Tuesday December 22nd (baring any major weather delays). If you do not want to deal with the shipping we have Gift Certificates available in any denomination!

Want to drop by the showroom? The hours will be a little mixed up with the holidays so please have a look:
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Closed Early Today!

Just a reminder: We will be closing up the showroom early today (5:00PM) for our holiday staff party!

SparkFun Products

SparkFun Electronics

SparkFun Electronics? Perhaps you have heard of them? Well… we are excited to announce BC Robotics is an authorized distributor of the SparkFun line of products! Christmas came early as our first shipment full of many red boxes showed up Monday. We have been busy playing… err… testing out all the new toys! Check out the new arrivals page as we have a bunch already listed in the catalog including the SparkFun RedBoard and SparkFun Inventors Kit.

We will be adding many more products over the coming days and weeks so keep an eye on the new arrivals page. Want to suggest a product we should carry? As always, feel free to contact us; we always appreciate your feedback!

Holiday Shipping

Good news everyone! As of December 8, 2015, We have extended our Canada Post shipping cut off to 4:00 PM Pacific Time (7:00 PM Eastern Time). This means all orders placed before these times will ship out same day! That’s 2 extra hours of shopping!

Shipping Deadlines:

We do want to remind everyone about the upcoming holiday shipping deadlines as they are fast approaching! Please keep in mind that these are recommendations and not guarantees; ultimately we recommend ordering as early as possible to avoid any possibility of packages being delayed.
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The Raspberry Pi Zero

The Zero has arrived! Did you place a pre-order for the Raspberry Pi Zero? Likely you will have noticed it has already shipped! Customers in Western Canada should start to see their Raspberry Pi Zeros as early as tomorrow. Further East will take a few extra days, but rest assured, they are on their way!

Haven’t ordered one yet? At this time we are sold out of the Raspberry Pi Zero but we do have a few of the Raspberry Pi Zero Starter Kits left in stock. If you would like to get your hands on a Raspberry Pi Zero in Canada before Christmas these are a great option! The kits include most of the bits and pieces required to get the Zero up and running – for more information please check out the Raspberry Pi Zero Starter Kit product page.