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Kitronik create high quality products and resources for education and makers

We specialise in electronic project kits and also stock the microbit and a range of accessories, plywood, e-textiles, Perspex, clocks and much more.

We aim to inspire & engage people of all abilities to further their knowledge of Electronics, Coding & Design by offering a well designed, well manufactured, innovative product range and free resources. All backed by detailed product descriptions, knowledgeable staff and fast delivery.

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Build A Klawsome microbit Controlled Tank

Build A Klawsome microbit Controlled Tank

Kitronik Technical Director Dave Sanderson can often be found taking to twitter and sharing the goings on in the design and development office at Kitronik HQ. Whilst testing an upcoming product called the Klaw, he's tweeted progress a number of times and each time the response has been positive. The tweeting has prompted a good number of requests for a tutorial on how to make the tank and how to control it. Dave did a new build and recorded the process. There are also downloads for the DXF file... Read more

Using PWM with the Kitronik Motor Driver Board

Using PWM with the Kitronik Motor Driver Board

Way back when we first released our Motor Driver Board the microbit Block Editor only allowed digital write on the pins we used for controlling motors. This meant that motors had to be full on or off. Thanks to an update in the PXT editor you can now use PWM to control the motors and therefore the speed of your buggy. What is PWM? PWM or Pulse Width Modulation is a way of varying power into a pulsing signal. This lets us control how much power is sent to the motors by controlling the pulse. When... Read more

The May 2017 Update Design & Technology Flyer

The May 2017 Update Design & Technology Flyer

The Kitronik May 2017 D&T update flyer is now out! If you don't yet have your hardcopy; we've also put it online for your convenience, access it anytime, anywhere and on any device that has an internet browser. It contains a very informative section on using concrete within D&T written by Kerry Truman, Senior Technician in the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment at Nottingham Trent University. It's also full of project ideas, new free resources that we have available... Read more

Free CPD Simple Robotics With The BBC microbit

Free CPD Simple Robotics With The BBC microbit

We are pleased to announce details of our second CPD Teacher training evening which will cover simple programmable robotics with the BBC microbit. The event is open, and free, to Teachers and CAS members only. The evening is to be held at Kitronik HQ and, as with our last free CPD, Kitronik will be buying the Pizza. Please note that due to the size of the venue we have had to limit places to just Teachers and CAS members so book early to avoid disappointment.   Programmable Robotics With The... Read more

Doctor Who and the BBC microbit

Doctor Who and the BBC microbit

From Monday 24th April, Doctor Who will be taking over schools across the UK in a special Doctor Who and the BBC microbit mission… The Daleks want to destroy the universe with a Reality Bomb and the Doctor needs your help if there's to be any chance of stopping them! Teachers! Now's a great time to prepare your class for the intergalactic crisis ahead. You can download the teacher's pack for each mission a week in advance - so you can download the notes for the first mission, Mission Sonic,... Read more