New Parts Available

We are now stocking the Microchip PIC16F877A microcontroller individually that is used in our K SV-PIC kit. It is a very versatile and powerful chip, and you don’t even need to buy 1000 at a crack! As well, we are … Read more…

Transistor turns 50!

Well, 50 years ago today, the Regency TR-1 transistor radio was unleashed on the masses. As the first transistor-based radio on the market, it made a splash. And here we are, 50 years later, making robots out of the same … Read more…

Sumovore Captures 1st at NAIT

From the BEAM mailing list, we’re happy to report that Tom Gray managed to win 1st at the NAIT robotics challenge in Edmonton!: “Thanks again to all who endured my wails and made helpful suggestions earlier this year when I … Read more…

Canadian Thanksgiving Holiday, 2004

A note to our customers that the Solarbotics staff will be busy feasting and visiting with family for Canada’s Thanksgiving Holiday on Monday, October 11. Any orders received between Saturday and Monday will be processed on Tuesday, October 12.