User Tools

Site Tools


suppliers

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

suppliers [2014/03/29 07:01]
jarrett
suppliers [2014/07/14 19:27] (current)
apolkhanov
Line 1: Line 1:
-===== Hacking Fuel =====+===== Food and Beverages ​=====
 Collected [[food|here]]. Collected [[food|here]].
- 
  
 ===== Electronics ===== ===== Electronics =====
Line 21: Line 20:
   * Home Depot - Terminal Ave (about 1km east of Science World)   * Home Depot - Terminal Ave (about 1km east of Science World)
   * Home Depot - Cambie near Broadway   * Home Depot - Cambie near Broadway
-  * Army and Navy - Hastings Street, just a few doors down from VHS; go out the door and turn right.+  * Army and Navy - Hastings Street ​downtown or 8th St in New Westminster.
  
 ==== Screws, Fasteners ==== ==== Screws, Fasteners ====
Line 73: Line 72:
   * [[http://​digikey.ca/​|Digikey]]:​ They'​ve got pretty much anything, and they ship overnight from Canada.   * [[http://​digikey.ca/​|Digikey]]:​ They'​ve got pretty much anything, and they ship overnight from Canada.
   * [[http://​ca.mouser.com/​|Mouser]]:​ Similar to Digikey, but ship from the US (taking an extra day usually).   * [[http://​ca.mouser.com/​|Mouser]]:​ Similar to Digikey, but ship from the US (taking an extra day usually).
-  * [[http://​www.sparkfun.com/​|Sparkfun]]: Awesome site with tutorials and lots of breakout boards and rad parts.+  ​* [[http://​canada.newark.com|Newark element14]]:​ Similar to Digikey and Mouser, but slower and more expensive shipping. 
 +  ​* [[http://​www.sparkfun.com/​|SparkFun]]: Awesome site with tutorials and lots of breakout boards and rad parts.
   * [[http://​www.adafruit.com/​|Adafruit]]:​ Good starter kits, mostly revolve around Arduino.   * [[http://​www.adafruit.com/​|Adafruit]]:​ Good starter kits, mostly revolve around Arduino.
 +  * [[http://​www.seeedstudio.com/​|Seeed Studio]]: Similar to SparkFun, located in China. Offers services such as PCB manufacturing and laser cutting also.
 +  * [[http://​iteadstudio.com|ITead Studio]]: Similar to Seeed Studio, and also located in China.
  
 ==== Free samples ==== ==== Free samples ====
Line 86: Line 88:
   * [[http://​www.inventables.com/​|Inventables]]:​ Acrylic sheets, woods and vaneers, moulding materials, etc.   * [[http://​www.inventables.com/​|Inventables]]:​ Acrylic sheets, woods and vaneers, moulding materials, etc.
   * [[http://​www.repraper.com/​|RepRaper]]:​ Cheap ABS and PLA filament, parts, and electronics for 3D printers.   * [[http://​www.repraper.com/​|RepRaper]]:​ Cheap ABS and PLA filament, parts, and electronics for 3D printers.
-  * [[http://​openbeamusa.com/​]]: ​OpenBeam USA is an online retail store that sells mechanical bits and pieces for your projects. +  * [[http://​openbeamusa.com/​|OpenBeam USA]]: An online retail store that sells mechanical bits and pieces for your projects. 
-  * [[http://​www.mcmaster.com/​]]: ​McMaster Carr - massive ​catalog of engineering components, US only shipping ​apparently +  * [[http://​www.mcmaster.com/​|McMaster Carr]]: Massive ​catalog of engineering components, US only shipping ​(won't even ship to the US for Canadian billing addresses) 
-  * [[http://​us.misumi-ec.com/​]]: ​Misumi USA - another ​massive catalog of engineering components+  * [[http://​us.misumi-ec.com/​|Misumi USA]]: Another ​massive catalog of engineering components 
 + 
 +==== Miscellaneous ==== 
 +  * [[http://​www.dealextreme.com/​|Deal Extreme]]: Almost anything is available here from electronics dev boards to clothing. Chinese, very cheap price & quality, free slow shipping. 
 +  * [[http://​www.aliexpress.com/​|Ali Express]]: Sort of Amazon meets eBay in China - and almost everything that is manufactured in or for China is available here (i.e. almost everything).
  
 ==== Surplus ==== ==== Surplus ====
suppliers.1396076514.txt.gz · Last modified: 2014/03/29 07:01 by jarrett