Maker Festival

July 8 & 9, 2017

Maker Festival Toronto 2017 - Maker Festival Welcome Area

Special thanks to all the guests that joined us at Maker Festival over the July 8 and 9 weekend in Toronto. It was great to see many of our customers and the opportunity to meet many new friends.

We have a dedicated page with some of the views from the Festival and invite you to have a look.

5mm Candle Flickering LED (500x500)

Candle Flicker LEDs

Candle Flicker LEDs are a new generation of LEDs which incorporate a tiny microprocessor which, when power is applied, will closely mimic a real candle flame. The LED is available in a standard 5mm size with a clear lens.

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LED Heart Display with Multicolour LEDs Assembled

Promotion – LED Heart

The LED Heart display kit is back in stock. We have received our order of the popular LED Heart kit. We are running a special promotion for the month of August to receive $3.00 off the price.

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Hamvention 2017

Hamvention 2017 is fast approaching. On May 19 to 21, Radio Amateurs from across the USA, Canada and the World will converge in Xenia, Ohio.
For 2017, Hamvention has found a new home in Xenia, Ohio which is east of the previous Hamvention grounds.
Looking for your favorite vendors? They will all be there, in both the Indoor Commercial and the Outdoor Flea Market areas. We have booth listing for available on our Hamvention Vendor Tracker page.
If you are a vendor and looking to have your booth listed as no charge, visit our Vendor Booth Registration page.

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Proto-40 PICmicro prototype board for Microchip PIC 16F877(A), 18F442, 18F452

Proto-40: PIC Proto Board

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