Vendor Links

This is a handy list of some common vendors you'll want to visit as you acquire parts and pieces for your robotics collection. If there is a good vendor we've left off, feel free to edit the article if you have the authority or simply leave a comment with the link and we'll check it out and put in in the main article.

Electronics:

Large Distributors:
Digi-Key
Mouser
Newark
Jameco

Smaller Distributors:
Futurlec
All Electronics
MCM Electronics
BG Micro
Parts Express
Electronics Express
Circuit Specialists
Hosfelt Electronics
Leed's Radio
Ocean State Electronics
Antique Electronics Supply

Specialty / Surplus:
Sparkfun electronics
eBay
American Science & Surplus
Goldmine Electronics
MPJA Online
Solutions Cubed
LED Shoppe
Best Hong Kong
Surplus Sales of Nebraska
MECI Liquidation Outlet

Robot Specific:
Wright Hobbie Robotics
Solarbotics
Parallax
Acroname
Trossen Robotics
Crust Crawler
Tribotix
JRobot
Pololu
BudgetBot
Hobby Engineering
The Robot MarketPlace
RobotCityWorkshop

Materials:

Construction:
Kelvin
United Nuclear
US Plastics
Online Metals
McMaster-Carr
MCS Industrial Supply
Brick Link
Fortal
Bolt Depot

SmallParts

Tools:
Harbor Freight
ToolsGS
Little MachineShop

Services:

Mechanical:
Custom Laser Cutting
eMachineShop

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Electrical:
Advanced Circuits
Barebones PCB
OurPCB
imagineering
ExpressPCB

 

 

 

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