BC Robotics 2019 Holiday Gift Guide
   Gifts Under $100


  Raspberry Pi 4 – 2GB Starter Kit
   Price: $99.95 CAD   
Sure to be a hot ticket item this holiday season – the Raspberry Pi 4 is now available as a starter kit! This Raspberry Pi 4 – 2GB Starter Kit includes the bare essentials to get you up and running with this small Linux based single board computer. This kit is based on the 2GB version of the Raspberry Pi and is a great place to start whether you are using it as a basic desktop computer, media center, game emulator, or basis for electronics projects.


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Official Raspberry Pi micro-HDMI to Standard-HDMI Cable
Price: $11.95
 
Raspberry Pi Fan HAT
Price: $8.95
 
SNES Style Controller – USB
Price: $8.95
 
Raspberry Pi Camera V2 – NoIR
Price: $44.95
 
Raspberry Pi 7” Touchscreen Display
Price: $99.95
 
Adafruit Pi T-Cobbler Plus Breakout Kit
Price: $13.95
 
microSD USB Reader
Price: $8.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi Keyboard – Red and White
Price: $31.95
 
Astro Pi Sensor HAT
Price: $62.95
 
  SparkFun Inventor’s Kit for micro:bit
   Price: $76.95 CAD   
The SparkFun Inventor’s Kit (SIK) for micro:bit is a great way to get creative, connected and coding with the micro:bit. The SIK for micro:bit provides not only the micro:bit board but everything you need to hook up and experiment with multiple electronic circuits! With the SIK for micro:bit you will be able to complete circuits that will teach you how to read sensors, move motors, build Bluetooth devices and more.


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  USB Digital Multimeter – Auto-Ranging
   Price: $89.95 CAD   
This high quality auto-ranging multimeter is perfect for beginners and experienced alike. It will test AC and DC voltage and current as well as capacitance, resistance, frequency and even temperature. It features a large, easily readable display for use in the field as well as the ability to connect to your computer for data logging, processing and analysis. It has all of the basic functions that you expect from a good digital multimeter including continuity check (with buzzer), diode test and data hold.


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Multimeter Probes – Needle Tipped
Price: $7.95
 
Multimeter Probes + Alligator Clips
Price: $13.95
 
Banana to Alligator Coax Cable
Price: $7.95
 
  Raspberry Pi 4 – 4GB RAM
   Price: $87.95 CAD   
The Raspberry Pi 4 is the newest version of the Raspberry Pi. If anyone is asking for the Raspberry Pi for Christmas this year – odds are it is for a variation of the Raspberry Pi 4. This version is the top end Pi 4 featuring 4GB of RAM. The Pi 4 is backwards compatible with all HATs and features the same 40 pin GPIO header, 4 pin PoE header, CSI (Camera) port, DSI (display) port – so most accessories from previous versions plug right in!


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Official Raspberry Pi Power Supply 5.1V 3A
Price: $13.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi micro-HDMI to Standard-HDMI Cable
Price: $11.95
 
16GB Kingston MicroSD Card Class 10
Price: $18.95
 
Raspberry Pi 4 Case – Red
Price: $10.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi Keyboard – Red and White
Price: $31.95
 
Raspberry Pi Fan HAT
Price: $8.95
 
  Raspberry Pi 4 – 2GB RAM
   Price: $63.95 CAD   
This 2GB version of the Raspberry Pi 4 is nearly identical to the version above, but features 2GB of RAM. Half the RAM may impact performance in some areas, but these are still ideally suited for most projects! The Pi 4 is backwards compatible with all HATs and features the same 40 pin GPIO header, 4 pin PoE header, CSI (Camera) port, DSI (display) port – so most accessories from previous versions plug right in!


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Official Raspberry Pi Power Supply 5.1V 3A
Price: $13.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi micro-HDMI to Standard-HDMI Cable
Price: $11.95
 
16GB Kingston MicroSD Card Class 10
Price: $18.95
 
Raspberry Pi 4 Case – Red
Price: $10.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi Keyboard – Red and White
Price: $31.95
 
Raspberry Pi Fan HAT
Price: $8.95
 
  Raspberry Pi 4 – 1GB RAM
   Price: $57.95 CAD   
This 1GB version of the Raspberry Pi 4 is nearly identical to the versions above, but features 1GB of RAM. Less RAM may impact performance in some areas, but these are still ideally suited for most lightweight projects! The Pi 4 is backwards compatible with all HATs and features the same 40 pin GPIO header, 4 pin PoE header, CSI (Camera) port, DSI (display) port – so most accessories from previous versions plug right in!


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   Suggested Additions:
Official Raspberry Pi Power Supply 5.1V 3A
Price: $13.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi micro-HDMI to Standard-HDMI Cable
Price: $11.95
 
16GB Kingston MicroSD Card Class 10
Price: $18.95
 
Raspberry Pi 4 Case – Red
Price: $10.95
 
Official Raspberry Pi Keyboard – Red and White
Price: $31.95
 
Raspberry Pi Fan HAT
Price: $8.95
 
  Atten 50W 110V Soldering Station – AT-937
   Price: $79.95 CAD   
This compact but 50W-powerful stationary soldering iron is a great entry-level soldering station and makes a great gift! It’s not much more expensive than the chunky ‘all in one” irons, but comes with a separate power supply and pen on a nice, lightweight, flexible cord. The iron heats up fast and solders both lead and lead-free solder without issue. Replacement tips are available and with proper care, this soldering station will last for many years.


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Hakko T18-D16 Soldering Tip
Price: $14.95
 
Hakko T18-D24 Soldering Tip
Price: $14.95
 
Hakko T18-S4 Soldering Tip
Price: $18.95
 
63/37 Leaded Solder Spool – 100g
Price: $10.95
 
Techspray #2 Solder Wick
Price: $7.95
 
Solder Sucker
Price: $5.95
 
  Arduino Mega2560 Rev3
   Price: $64.95 CAD   
Sometimes the Arduino Uno just doesn’t have enough pins to run your project; that is where the Arduino Mega 2560 comes in! Based on the ATMEGA2560 chipset, the Mega has enough to get most projects running; it features more memory, multiple hardware serial ports, 54 digital pins, and 14 analog inputs. Even with all of these pins, it is no more difficult to program than a standard Arduino Uno.


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9V 1000mA Power Supply
Price: $10.95
 
Arduino Experiment Kit
Price: $69.95
 
Mounting Plate for Arduino
Price: $6.95 $4.00
 
USB A to B – 3′
Price: $4.95
 
Breadboarding Essentials Kit for Arduino
Price: $24.95
 
Dev Mega – Arduino Mega Proto Shield
Price: $5.95
 
  Raspberry Pi 7” Touchscreen Display
   Price: $99.95 CAD   
The Raspberry Pi 7” Touchscreen gives users the ability to create all-in-one, integrated projects such as tablets, infotainment systems and embedded projects. This screen plugs directly into any Raspberry Pi (except Zero) and requires no drivers or complex setup – an excellent addon for beginners and advanced users of the Raspberry Pi.


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  The Basic Toolkit V1.2
   Price: $59.95 CAD   
Start your adventure into electronics with a great selection of tools. This electronics kit has all the essentials for wiring, kit assembly, and basic prototyping. The kit includes one of our Adjustable Soldering Irons, a Soldering Iron Stand, 63/37 Leaded Solder, Flush Diagonal Cutters, Wire Strippers, and a Solder Sucker (de-soldering tool).


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  Makey Makey Classic
   Price: $64.95 CAD   
The Makey Makey kit is an invention kit for anyone – Kids, Artists, Educators, Engineers, Designers, Makers – Everyone! Turn everyday items into touchpads and combine them to create an awesome controller for your computer without having to be an Engineer or PHD in computer science. Have you ever wanted a banana keyboard? How about a room full of sound effects? The possibilities are endless with this awesome kit and anyone can do it!


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Basic Mini Alligator Clips – 10 Pack
Price: $3.95
 
Conductive Adhesive Copper Tape – 5mm x 15M
Price: $8.95
 
Alligator Clip to Male Jumper Wire – 6 Pack
Price: $7.95
 
  SparkFun micro:bot Kit – v2.0
   Price: $109.95 CAD   
Is there a better way to learn electronics and learn to code than with a robot kit? Probably not – robots are great! The SparkFun micro:bot is an easy to assemble kit that allows you to turn your BBC micro:bit into a wheeled robot… after all, nothing is more engaging than building your own wheeled minion to follow you around!


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BBC micro:bit
Price: $24.95
 
Standard Servo – MG946R
Price: $12.95
 
micro:bit Go Bundle
Price: $28.95
 
  SparkFun Tinker Kit
   Price: $76.95 CAD   
The SparkFun Tinker Kit (STK) is a great way to get started with programming and hardware interaction with the Arduino programming language. The STK is SparkFun’s newest version of the former SparkFun Mini Inventor’s Kit. Each SparkFun Tinker Kit includes everything you need to complete 11 circuits that will teach you how to blink an LED, read sensors, drive servos, and more. You don’t need any previous programming or electronics experience to use this kit.


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  Weather Meters
   Price: $99.95 CAD   
Have you ever wanted to build your own weather station? This can be a very rewarding (and useful) project. Weather stations require a variety of different sensors to accurately monitor the different environmental conditions that we consider weather. These can be plugged into a SparkFun Weather Shield for Arduino or our Raspberry Pi Weather Board for the Raspberry Pi. Combine with other weather sensors to build your very own weather station.


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Raspberry Pi Weather Board
Price: $19.95
 
SparkFun Weather Shield
Price: $51.95
 
BME280 Temperature Humidity Pressure Sensor
Price: $28.95
 
  Arduino Experiment Kit
   Price: $69.95 CAD   
Our popular electronics experiment kit is back and better than ever! This new version of our Experiment Kit has 475 common components, breadboarding materials, sensors, integrated circuits, and motors to experiment with. This kit is designed to be paired with an Arduino (or compatible) microcontroller and will allow the user to start interacting with the physical world.


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SparkFun RedBoard
Price: $24.95
 
Arduino Uno R3
Price: $34.95
 
Adafruit Metro 328 With Headers
Price: $27.95
 
  Gift Certificate – 100
   Price: $100.00 CAD   
Not sure what that tinkerer in your life needs? A BC Robotics Gift Certificate lets them choose exactly what they need to complete their next project! These digital gift certificates are sent via email and can be printed – no need to worry about shipping times!
 
Gift Certificates do not expire and can be used Online or In Store.


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