We've moved! Our Markham location is no longer open to the public. All pick-up orders are now processed in our downtown location.

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We Are Moving!

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We Are Moving!

We are moving! After calling Markham home for over 10 years, we are moving … … 5 hours and 24 mins of walking later … … to Toronto to consolidate with our 330 Dundas Street West (pick-up) location. It’s a mixture of sadness and excitement because order pickup won’t be easy anymore for our uptown customers but we are going to set up a small storefront with exciting demos and displays once we settled in. After Jan 9, 2023, all orders pick-up will be at 330 Dundas Street West Basement level (across from the AGO). From Jan 3 to Jan...

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2022/23 Holiday Hours

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2022/23 Holiday Hours

Happy Holiday! Our 2022/23 Holiday Hours: Monday, Dec 19 to Friday, Dec 23, 2022 3PM - 6PM Saturday, Dec 24, Christmas Eve  10AM - 4PM Sunday, Dec 25 to Sunday, Jan 8, 2023** Closed Monday, Jan 9, 2023 Changes coming. TBA.   **During the extended holiday closure, shipping of orders will continue but at reduced rate. As a result, there may be delay in order shipment.

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New Products for November

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New Products for November

The start of the new month means it's time get ready for new electronics -- Here are our new products for November! Got a speaker but the audio isn't loud enough? Amp up the volume using the SparkFun Qwiic Speaker Amp! This user-friendly board can both maximize AND balance speaker volume. Try it in projects with your smartphones, computers, or portable digital audio players.  Soldering can get really messy! Use the Hakko 599B Tip Cleaner to clean in between steps. This tip cleaner reduces splashes with its dome shaped design and contained flux to prevents oxidation of soldering tips. Best part is it...

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Summer Recap 2022

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Summer Recap 2022

Where did the time go? Summer 2022 flew by so quickly! Our team at Canada Robotix worked hard with our partner CAROBOT Learning and Research Organization these past few months to share robotics fun with the community. Our projects were a big hit at the Night It Up Night Festival. Not to mention, we made so many great memories creating together! Here's a recap of our favourite projects from this summer: NightItUp LED Sign and LED Cloud Lamp It's hard to resist being drawn in by this eye-catching mass of white cotton! These colourful displays were very popular with the Instagramers. Passerbys couldn't...

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Summer Jobs 2022

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Summer Jobs 2022

It's that time of the year and once again we are hiring for summer jobs and so as our partner organization, CAROBOT Learning, as well as Humanistic Intelligence Foundation / MannLab. There are over ten (10+) positions available in total!!!!! Previous work experience is not required. The only catch is, show us a video (max 15 mins) on some cool projects that you've done if you want to increase your chance. ***There are also some other requirements given at the end of the post. We are looking for youth between age 15-30 with all or most of the following qualities: self-driven and...

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