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…

Lower gear ratio motors!

We’re happy to announce another variant of gearmotor. Like the GM2/GM3 but with a gear ratio of 143:1, they run approximately 175% the output speed! – these are ideal for applications like minisumos, linefollowers and other wheeled devices. Check the … Read more…

WCRG Finished!

Thanks to all that came out to the robotgames last weekend, and our Solarbotics / APCircuits Mini-sumo workshop on Friday night! We kicked…erm…said good-bye to the last participants at about 2 in the morning! Fun was had by all! Expect … Read more…

GM2/3 Wheels!

WooHOO! We managed to get large, grippy wheels made for our GM2 & GM3 series of gearmotors! If you’re familiar with the Parallax / MarkIII style Minisumo, these wheels might look familiar. The critical difference is that these wheels are … Read more…

K SMD Motor Driver

Got a new kit for you – the K SMD L293D Motor Driver. No, no, the SMD isn’t "surface mount" – it’s the Secret Motor Driver! This L293D-based motor driver fits secretly inside most standard servo cases like the Futaba … Read more…