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Pololu's amazing Black Friday deals - up to 60% off selected products, starting Thursday!

Happy Thanksgiving from Pololu Robotics and Electronics!  I thought that some people on LMR might be interested to hear about our Black Friday sale, so here it is - You can use the following coupons to save big on select Pololu products from Thursday, November 26 through Monday, November 30, 2009:


3pi Robot

Normally $99.95
$49.95 with coupon BF3PI
Our popular Pololu 3pi robot is a complete, high-performance mobile platform. Capable of speeds exceeding 3 feet per second, the 3pi is a great first robot for ambitious beginners and a perfect second robot for those looking to move up from non-programmable or slower beginner robots. This “door-buster” deal is limited to the first 20 customers who use the coupon. Limit one per order.

Orangutan SVP-324 Robot Controller

Normally $99.95
$49.95 with coupon BFSVP
The Orangutan-SVP is our newest and most versatile robot controller, featuring an integrated AVR ISP programmer, 21 free I/O lines (with up to 12 analog inputs), dual motor drivers capable of delivering a continuous 2 A per channel, a demultiplexer for easy control of up to 8 servos, two regulated power buses (one at 5 V and one adjustable) that can each supply up to 3 A, a removable 16×2 character LCD, a buzzer for simple sounds and music, and more. It is based on the powerful Atmel ATmega324 AVR microcontroller running at 20 MHz with 32 KB of program memory, 2 KB of RAM, and 1 KB of EEPROM. Limit one per order.

Micro Maestro 6-Channel Servo Controller

Normally $24.95
$9.95 with coupon BFMAESTRO
The six-channel Micro Maestro takes serial servo controllers to the next level by incorporating native USB and internal scripting control. Whether you want the best servo controller available (0.25μs resolution with built-in speed and acceleration control) or a general I/O controller (e.g. to interface a sensor to your USB port), this tiny, versatile controller will deliver. Limit one per order.

Jrk 21v3 USB Motor Controller with Feedback

Normally $49.95
$19.95 with coupon BFJRK
The jrk 21v3 motor controller is a highly configurable brushed DC motor controller that supports four interface modes: USB, logic-level serial, analog voltage, and hobby radio control (RC). The controller can be used as an open-loop speed control or for closed-loop speed or position control. The continuous output current is approximately 3 A in the recommended operating range of 8-28 V. Limit one per order.

Qik 2s9v1 Dual Serial Motor Controller

Normally $24.95
$9.95 with coupon BFQIK
This small motor controller allows variable speed and direction control of two small, brushed DC motors using a simple serial interface, making it easy to add motors to your microcontroller- or computer-based project. The motor supply voltage range is 4.5 to 13.5 V; the continuous current per channel is up to 1 A (3 A peak). Limit one per order.

42×19mm Wheel and Encoder Set

Normally $39.95
$19.95 with coupon BFENCODER
This set includes a pair of 42×19mm wheels, a pair of extended brackets, and two matching encoders. Just pick a pair of micro metal gearmotors to complete your feedback-enabled drive system. Limit one per order.

These coupons become active at 12:00 AM PST (8:00 AM GMT) on THURSDAY, November 26, and they can be used on back-orders if we run out of available stock. Multiple coupons can be used on a single order. Note that our 3pi coupon will expire after it has been used 20 times; all other coupons have an unlimited number of uses, though each coupon only applies to a single unit per order. These deals end at 11:59 PM PST (7:59 AM GMT) on Monday, November 30.

To use these coupons, you must make your purchase directly from this web site. You can enter the coupons at the bottom of the shopping cart page.