MY ROBOTICS NOTES
last updated: July 31, 2010
Accuracy not guaranteed, since they're just my notes
Local stores (Ottawa)
Were on Merivale Rd. at Shillington. Moved to Merivale Rd. south of Baseline
The largest selection of electronics in Ottawa and the only place to get IC's
Were on Baxter Rd., don't know were they are now
Wire, connectors, LED's, switches, batteries
The surplus section has motors, wheels, gears, switches, ect.
Superior Metal Centre (formerly part of the Metal Supermarket franshise)
2900 Sheffield Road (near Walkly)
Metal Supermarket(now part of the Metal Supermarket franshise)
2413 Stevenage Drive, unit 6, K1G 3W1, (613)248-1444
1803 St. Joseph blvd, Orleans
Dynamic Hobbies Concourse Gate (off of Colonade rd south)
Lisgar st. (between O'Connor & Bank)
sheets of Lexan, Acrylic etc.
Out of town stores (i.e. not in Ottawa)
HVW Tech - Calgary
Robotics kits and parts - typical delivery time:
1 - 1 1/2 weeks
Robotics kits and parts
Huge stock of electronic parts. Even though
they're in the US, parts arrive in 1 or 2 days.
No extra charges for duty & brokerage fees.
Be sure to get one of their catalogues
They make custom 2-sided boards. Prices start at $67.
There's nothing affordable in Ottawa (unless you
make your own)