The best deals and sales for makers on black Friday #blackfriday

We’re going to do something that most companies cannot or will not do! We’re going to give you suggestions of where you can spend your money besides Adafruit 🙂 The following is our list of deals, sales and more for Makers today. We know most companies will not be able to post about our sales & deals and sales but that’s ok, this is how we do things here. We’ve also included our deal/sale today too if you want to support Adafruit. Stop back throughout the day, we’ll be adding more as we find them, please add your suggestions in the comments too for great deals for makers for sales today!.

Here we go!
Big sale over at Evil Mad Scientist. DIY and open source hardware for art, education, and world domination.

3D Robotics Banner 112613
Adafruit 2354

Fly high this holiday season! To make your holidays more uplifting, 3DR is bringing you sweet deals on some of their most popular items now through the first week of January. Each week, they’ll offer a new selection, available while supplies last. Don’t miss out! Follow @3DRobotics on Twitter, #3DRHoliday. Now through Monday, Dec. 2, get ready to fly copters! Featuring full autonomy, our drones provide ideal aerial imaging platforms for personal enjoyment or business applications.

Blackfridayemailbanner Deal
Still trying to figure out what to get for the budding engineer, musician, gadget geek or whiz kid on your shopping list? littleBits modules make a perfect gift for anyone, male or female. With over 150,000 possible circuit combinations, littleBits Kits are the gift that keeps on giving.

FREE Shipping at the Maker Shed. Free domestic shipping on almost every item.  Not just today, but Saturday and Sunday as well. Use coupon code FRIDAY in the Maker Shed shopping cart to eliminate your shipping costs.

The Pololu “Black Friday” sale is back, and this one is their biggest yet. They discounting hundreds of products by 30% to 60% and offering an additional 11% to 15% off orders over $100. The sale coupons and price changes become active Wednesday morning (November 27) at midnight PST (3:00 AM EST/08:00 UTC), and the sale runs through Cyber Monday (December 2), ending at 11:59 PM PST.

Turkey-Lto 1
Edmund Scientific has some good limited time offers, check’em out.

Adafruit 2353
Check out the Colossal Shop! In the last month they’ve added 20+ new design objects, toys, and fun things for your desk and home, all of which are practically guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. They ship worldwide with free shipping in the U.S. for orders over $75.

This one isn’t exactly a store, it’s a fantastic gift guide from Boing Boing. A piling-high of their most loved items from 2013 and beyond. There are books, comics, games, gadgets and much else besides.

Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.

Join 7,500+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord

CircuitPython in 2018 – Python on Microcontrollers is here!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/

Maker Business — Despite multiple bankruptcies, RadioShack continues to find ways to keep the lights on

Wearables — Molding with glue

Electronics — A few words on inductor resistance

Biohacking — Running Blades

Python for Microcontrollers — Help bring CircuitPython to other languages!

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !


  1. We’re doing our thing for the weekend (and Monday) here:

  2. Parts Express has some good coupons and deals on audio/speaker building components: http://www.parts-express.com/promo/black_friday

    Adobe has a great deal on a monthly Photoshop + Lightroom license for $9.99/month: https://creative.adobe.com/plans/offer/photoshop+lightroom

    Amazon has some discounts on tools like Bosch, Dewalt, and Makita power tools: http://www.amazon.com/Deals-Tools-Hardware/b/ref=bf2013_ln_thi?ie=UTF8&node=760330

    Harbor Freight has a nice selection of discount tools too: http://www.harborfreight.com/weekly-sale-save-35-to-60-percent.html?limit=all%3futm_campaign=SEO&utm_medium=Inbound_links&utm_source=linking

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.