New! The Madlab Electronic Kits series
This spring, Velleman will be distributing a new series of electronic solder kits.
The creative Madlab kits are designed for children and grown-ups alike who want to learn about the basics of electronics, like soldering! Still, even an advanced maker can find these solder projects very enjoyable.
The series consists out of 11 witty kits that each feature a different activity such as a wonky wire, a musical instrument, lots of blinking LEDs and much more. Assemble them at home or at school!
Join in on the fun and check out all our Madlab kits here!
Available by the end of April 2018!
Posted on 03/14/18
Scratch programming for ALLBOT
The Scratch for plugin makes it possible to operate your ALLBOT very easily by using the scratch graphical programming software. The user can utilize all standard scratch function blocks, and custom blocks to control the ALLBOT in order to let it walk, chirp, turn and so on. FOUR LEGGED ALLBOT®
Scratch is known to be a very educational tool for children and young adults to take the first steps towards programming. Using the ALLBOT in combination with Scratch will also help visualize what you have created in Scratch. This way, children will understand how very applicable programming just is.
Scratch for ALLBOT is available in English, Dutch, French, German and Spanish!
Go to manuals.velleman.eu to download the plugin and get started with Scratch for ALLBOT.
Posted on 11/04/16
Velleman Projects for STEM
Take a look at our new catalog with specially selected products for schools and educational organizations here.
Surprise your pupils with our electric projects and teach them all there is to know about science, technology, engineering and math. Or in other words; STEM!
Interested? Contact our sales department via firstname.lastname@example.org, ask for the school catalog and receive special prices for your school or organization.
Have an electrifying new school year!
Posted on 08/29/16
Velleman is a member of BSCI since the beginning of 2016.
Velleman is a member of BSCI since the beginning of 2016. The Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI), a voluntary European industry initiative of independent companies and their producers, works worldwide to improve working conditions in the production of its members. Companies that are members of the BSCI implement the BSCI Code of Conduct in their supply chain. The Code of Conduct is based on the following internationally accepted guidelines:
• Conventions of the International Labor Organization (ILO)
• UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations
• UN Declaration on the Rights of the Child
• The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
• UN Global Compact
• OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
Posted on 01/01/16
Vertex 3D-printer review in Make Magazine
Our Vertex 3D-printer got a nice review in the latest issue of Make Magazine.
Posted on 10/20/15
Velleman opts for green power
Velleman opts for green power
Velleman has recently installed 1100 solar panels on its newest warehouse. This installation features 280 kWp and will generate about 238,000 kWh every year, which corresponds to the average energy consumption of 68 families.
Within 25 years from here, the panels will still have more than 80% efficiency.
By opting for green power, Velleman wants to contribute to a durable future.
Posted on 06/08/15
Article about our Vertex 3D Printer in the Belgian newspaper
Article about our Vertex 3D Printer which was published in the Belgian newspaper "Het Laatste Nieuws". (Only available in Dutch)
Read the full article here... (PDF)
Posted on 02/16/15
K8200 to CNC milling
Convert your K8200 3D printer in a CNC milling machine with the PROXXON1 minidrill.
Posted on 05/08/14