What's in Your Case? Sweepstakes

Posted by Greg on Nov 18, 2014

How do you use your weatherproof case?

Through forums and feedback, we've learned that there are literally hundreds of uses for the weatherproof cases you've purchased from MCM. We'd like to hear your story.
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Enter the Raspberry Pi Educators’ RoadTest

Posted by Greg on Nov 5, 2014

Enter the Raspberry Pi Educators’ RoadTest to Win a 3D Printer!

RoadTests are a chance to test and keep the latest technology for FREE! The element14 Community, an online community of 260,000+ engineers, in partnership with MCM and CPC, is pleased to present its first Raspberry Pi Educators’ RoadTest in support of the Community’s STEM Academy.

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MCM Electronics Fluorescent Magnifier Lamp in Nuts and Volts Magazine

Posted by Greg on Oct 31, 2014

In the November 2014 issue of Nuts and Volts Magazine Chris Savage put together an article highlighting the most useful tools on his workstation. We were very pleased to see that he included our Fluorescent Magnifier Lamp (21-935) in his list of tools that he feels are essential. - "The last tool on my bench that I want to mention is my magnifying lamp. When working on small parts - especially SMD components - this lamp comes in very handy. I picked it up from MCM Electronics for under $50 and it is very solid."

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Create a Raspberry Pi Powered Home Monitor System

Posted by Greg on Oct 29, 2014

Have you ever wanted to set up a system in your home that will monitor a room visually as well as record other certain attributes? We came across this great article by Marco Schwartz on the Open Home Automation Website which runs through creating a home monitoring system based on a Raspberry Pi B+. [More]

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CuteDigi pcDuino3 Competition 2014!

Posted by Greg on Oct 22, 2014

The CuteDigi pcDuino Project Competition 2014

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Raspberry Pi Model B+ Kit Videos

Posted by Greg on Oct 21, 2014

To help better explain the MCM Electronics Raspberry Pi Model B+ kits we have created videos detailing what is included in each kit and some of their details. 

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Compact 30 Watt Amplifier with Bluetooth Receiver

Posted by Greg on Oct 17, 2014
In the ecommerce office we have been using an older bluetooth interface hooked up to some cheap powered speakers to play music while we work. A few weeks ago we were asked to try out the new MCM Custom Audio Amplifier with Bluetooth Receiver and put it through its paces. So, we swapped out both the unreliable bluetooth receiver we had been using along with the cheap speakers for the 30 Watt Amplifier with bluetooth plus a much better set of bookcase speakers.
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MCM Electronics Tent Sale Recap!

Posted by Greg on Sep 29, 2014

MCM Electronics Tent Sale / Showroom Grand Opening Recap!

The weather couldn't have been better for our three day tent sale / showroom grand opening on September 25-27th! We'd like to thank the hundreds of people who made it to look at all the deals in the tent and to look at the showroom along with the 3D printer demos & episodes of the Ben Heck Show on the TV monitors. 

Our tent was packed with hundreds of scratch & dent items which were immensely popular. Including this wall of speakers that didn't last long at all due to many being up to 80% off their original price.

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MCM Showroom Grand Opening / Tent Sale

Posted by Greg on Sep 8, 2014

MCM Showroom Grand Opening / Tent Sale

Join us for the grand opening of our warehouse showroom! We will be featuring a variety of specials on your favorite items, plus be offering amazing deals on scratch & dent, clearance and buyouts 

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Thursday, September 25th 9am-6pm
Friday, September 26th 9am-6pm
Saturday, September 27th 8am-3pm

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Happy Retirement to Gary Martin!

Posted by Greg on Jul 18, 2014

Gary pictured with his supervisor Deborah (Customer Service Manager) and Kathleen (Contact Center Sales Director)

Gary Martin - Technical Support Representative

MCM is celebrating the retirement of one of our most tenured Technical Support Representatives today - Gary Martin!

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