Sumovore Unleashed!

We’re happy to announce the hotly-anticipated Solarbotics Sumovore Mini-Sumo! Check here for all the details! We have an introductory special of $10 off the regular retail of $89 USD ($119CDN), so get your Sumovore now for $79USD ($109).

Robothon workshop almost full!

We’ve got 20 spots, and 17 seats are filled. If you’re planning on being at the Seattle Robothon and want to get in on an introductory Sumovore Workshop, now’s the time to check out the registration page! Read More…

NAIT Robot Challenge

Solarbotics went up to Edmonton, Alberta this last weekend to help out with the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology’s Sumovore Mini-Sumo workshop/Robot Challenge/Open House, and to show off our wares. Give it a visit! Yes, yes, the Sumovore will be … Read more…

RoboMaxx II Pictures online

Here’s a collection of pictures and videos I shot on my trip to RoboMaxx II in Grants Pass, Oregon. I had a good time. Come and see what I saw!

StrongBad victorious again!

Our trip to RoboMaxx was great fun, and StrongBad did it again, winning first place in the Advanced Mini-Sumo competition! The GM6 gear motors did their job, rarely failing to give StrongBad the ability to power opponents out of the … Read more…

Yahoo BEAM list down?

We’re having problems pinging the Yahoo BEAM list. With 800+ members, it’s been the core way we’ve all be discussing things BEAM, so we’re preparing for the worst. We’re accelerating our deployment of a list replacement / backup / archive … Read more…