Fashion Embroidery & Stitch Show - Julie Boyd

Fashion Embroidery & Stitch Show - Julie Boyd

Our friend Julie Boyd, an experienced Design & Technology Consultant, recently exhibited at the Fashion, Embroidery & Stitch Show at the NEC in Birmingham. This was her 3rd Year at the show and was her busiest year to date! Here is a brief overview of what she got up to. Kitronik sponsored a number of mini E-textiles Workshops and demonstrations during the day to give a taste of the applications of E-textiles including Kitronik’s own PCB LEDs to make LED fabric torches, cuffs and decorative... Read more

Inside The Gadget Show Live 2015

Inside The Gadget Show Live 2015

This week sees the 7th annual Gadget Show Live held at the Birmingham NEC from April 8th - 12th, with exhibitors showcasing the latest in technology from around the globe. We went along on behalf of CEL to show off and demonstrate the Robox printer, as well as to introduce Kitronik to more people and so we could meet some of you in person! With manufacturers from all walks of technology at the show there really is something for everyone, ranging from the hugely impressive Dyson stand demonstrating... Read more

Nottingham Trent University First Year Design & Technology Projects

Nottingham Trent University First Year Design & Technology Projects

In partnership with Nottingham Trent University’s Design and Technology faculty, Kitronik assisted with a brief for first year undergraduate students, designing and making an item as part of their studying of E-textiles and inspired by our Electro-Fashion ® range. You can read the brief below: ‘A new and exciting area within the design and technology curriculum is that of e-textiles. Electronic and computational technology can be imbedded within fabric. This is a growing field within fashion... Read more

Introducing: Desoldering Iron/Solder Suckers, Soldering Tips, and Accessories!

Introducing: Desoldering Iron/Solder Suckers, Soldering Tips, and Accessories!

It was a bit of a quiet week last week, but we’re back to regular service this week with lots of new additions to our range of soldering equipment. Starting with the biggest product to be launched this week, we have a new de-soldering iron/solder sucker, eliminating the issue of poor soldering or messy connections, as well as allowing the user to fix the issue with a single tool rather than having to hold a soldering iron, a solder sucker, and the target itself. We’re sure you will agree if... Read more

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