Links – Suppliers

  • Fast Track Hobbies – Fast Track Hobbies hosts Sacrobotics monthly meetings. They offer a variety of things to keep you entertained. They have slot car tracks, an R/C track, a rock crawler course and loads and loads of pit space. They have weekly races and events, birthday parties and conferences.
  • Blue Collar Supply – 4871 Florin-Perkins Road Sacramento, CA 95826 (916) 383-1442 Metal and Bolts by the pound
  • Tap Plastics – 4538 Auburn Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95841 Open: Mon-Fri 8 to 6, Sat 9 to 5. Phone: 916.481.7584 4506 Florin Road Sacramento, CA 95823 Open: Mon-Fri 9 to 6, Sat 9 to 5. Phone: 916.429.9551
  • Titanium Bar – Find the right titanium bar for your needs from our large inventory at Titanium Metal Supply.
  • Parallax – Parallax\’s mission is to provide the electronics industry with products that are technically innovative, unique, and economical.
  • SparkFun – SparkFun is an online retail store that sells the bits and pieces to make your electronics projects possible. Whether it’s a robot that can cook your breakfast or a GPS cat tracking device, our products and resources are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible to the average person.
  • Arduino – Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It’s intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments.
  • Pololu – Pololu’s primary products are small electronics modules for robot and motion control.
  • Lynxmotion – Offers a wide range of robot kits and components including arms, wheeled robots, and walking robots.
  • TheRobotStore.com – The Original Robot Store! With an online presence of over 10 years! America’s leading source in Robots!
  • Jameco Electronics – Jameco has been a leading electronic components distributor for over 35 years.
  • Digi-Key Corporation – Digi-Key Corporation is one of the fastest-growing electronic component distributors in the world.
  • Mouser Electronics – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. – is one of the industry’s fastest growing global catalog and online semiconductor and electronic component distributors.
  • The Robot Market Place – The Robot MarketPlace has been distributing the best in robot parts and hobby accessories since 1996. Our customers include anyone from average hobbyists to combat robot builders, schools, special-effects companies, amusement parks, U.S. military and law enforcement.
  • Solarbotics Ltd. – Solarbotics stocks unique parts for robot builders, so if you need gear motors, solar cells, or just simple parts that you need to know will work. Solarbotics has kits for any skill level, as long as you’re not scared of a soldering iron.
  • Microchip Technology Inc. (and Atmel) – Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Microchip purchased Atmel and the popular AVR line of products.
  • LEGO MINDSTORMS – With LEGO MINDSTORMS you can build and program robots that do what you want! With the contents in the set you get everything you need to build and program your very own intelligent LEGO robot, and make it perform loads of different operations.
  • ServoCity – Buy servos and related accessories.
  • Trosson Robotics – Providing customers with a one stop robot shop and superior customer service since 2005.
  • RobotShop.com – Founded in 2003, RobotShop Distributon Inc. is proud to put robotics at your service. We specialize in personal and professional robot technology and offer a wide range of robotic products and services in this sector. Our head office is located in Mirabel, Quebec.
  • Arrick Robotics – A collection of links, resources, and products from the author of Robot Building for Dummies.
  • Budget Robotics – Budget Robotics was created by Gordon McComb, author of the best-selling book Robot Builder’s Bonanza, Second Edition (McGraw-Hill, 2000).
  • Solutions Cubed, LLC – Solutions Cubed, LLC is an innovative group of engineers dedicated to making cool products and employing creative engineering for our clients. The company offers discounts to students and robotics clubs.
  • Hobby Engineering – A supply store for people who want to build robots, electronic gadgets, kinetic art or anything else that moves, beeps or flashes.
  • Minds-i Robotics – The MINDS-i’s vision results from the belief that the world of competitive robotics can and should do more, and the fervent desire to stimulate young minds and bring that excitement beyond the classroom.
  • MakerBot – Replicator products and support community.
  • Printrbot – Replicator products and support community.
  • Grand Idea Studio – Grand Idea Studio, Inc. is a product design, development, and licensing firm. The company headquarters is in San Francisco, California.
  • Stock Drive Products – Sterling Instrument – Manufacturer of electromechanical components and assemblies.
  • Big R Metals – Local to Roseville, California. Specializes in hard to find sizes and alloys.
  • OnlineComponents.com – Online distributor of 350,000 electronic components.
  • Actuonix (Firgelli) – Supplier of linear actuators for the robotics market.