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This looks like a wicked cool board that takes a Picaxe (or any other PIC) and a motor driver, like a standard Picaxe board.. But way cheaper, and then on top: It … Read more
DSO nano is a pocket size digital storage oscilloscope fulfills basic electronic engineering requirements. It is base on ARM Cortex™-M3 compatible 32 bit … Read more
PIR's are cheap little things that combined with a little chip (PIR Sensor Control IC) and possible a Fresnel Lens will tell you if there is motion in font of it. … Read more
This is a very nice little package. You have to assemble yourself, and there are 3 ways. You want to assemble in "C"-mode, ratio 203:1 The A & B setups, 58:1 … Read more
Price: $40 USD
  Now, here is at last a new range of exciting actuators! This is just one example, check http://www.migamotors.com/Products.html for more. Read more
You buy a little thing, give it a wire with a serial string. And somewhere else you have a similar setup. And there you go; What you write to one, comes out of the … Read more
5V Regulators Being stupid I can never find out how much resistor and what do i know I would need to get my 7,2V Racing pack battery to turn in to nice 5V that my … Read more
Allways a board to fit your needs :)  http://194.201.138.187/epages/Store.storefront/?ObjectPath=/Shops/Store.TechSupplies/Categories/PICAXE/PICAXEProjectBoards Read more
This is a motor driver that I like because of this: It is usable from 6 to 50V, at up to 4A total output currentIt has a 5V output, so you can just hook up any … Read more
This chip enables you to take 4 outputs and turn them into 2 that can be reversed. Note that the chip can get quite warm, but it is designed for … Read more
Trust me; You REALLY want these. Really. They come in other lenghts as well. Uh, so nice to have. So nice!! Uh - forgot to ad shop, link: Here it is, compare price, … Read more
Can be bought online here - but may be cheaper to get in your local electronics store Good tutorial: read more and see pictures here Read more
Accelerometers are very exciting little things. When I say "little", I mean it, as they usuallyfits 4 or more on a finger nail! And each typically has some 7-20 … Read more
Price: $0 USD
I don't know how it is in other countries than Denmark regarding this. But in Denmark you can just walk into any shop / supermarket that sells paint, and grab as … Read more
Price: $3 USD
Relays are an alternative to motor-controllers. They do consume a little power from your battery when in either on or off position (turned on) - but they also do … Read more
Nice litle set of belt-tracks. Kinda cute! http://www.solarbotics.com/products/gmtpkg/ Price is for a pair! You will need to sort out how to mount the 2 axels … Read more
i bought in to this deal - and it really is the most funny set of motor & wheel I have encountered so far: http://www.solarbotics.com/products/gm10w_deal/ Cool … Read more
I bought some small tilt-sensors. basicly they where a small metal capsule with a ball inside. When tilted, the contact was switched on/off. I thought this was … Read more
IMHO the best way to have your robot measure distance to objects. Fast and accurate. If you are using Picaxe, you may find this info useful: … Read more