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Parallax Inc.

Microcontrollers, Elecomechanical Components, Electronic Kits and More


Parallax Inc., the creators of the BASIC Stamp and Propeller 1 and 2 Multicore microcontrollers stand out as developing products that are innovative, unique, and economical. As a MADE-IN-AMERCA manufacturer, they are dedicated to producing the highest quality electronic products. They are always on the lookout for the latest in manufacturing processes and materials.


Ping))) Ultrasonic Distance Sensor

Ping))) Ultrasonic Distance Sensor

Ping))) is one of the most successful sensors ever created by Parallax. Its single-pin communication, accurate and repeatable measurements have found its way into numerous projects in education and industry. The PING)))™ ultrasonic sensor provides an easy method of distance measurement. This sensor is perfect for any number of applications that require you to perform measurements between moving or stationary objects.


Propeller Family

Propeller Series

The Propeller family of microcontrollers was designed to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, without the need for interrupts or the dictates of an onboard operating system. The design affords flexible processing power and easy adaption to numerous uses.


Electronic and Robotic Kits

Parallax Electronic and Robotic Kits

Ready to explore inventing with electronics with step-by-step activities. The limit to creativity is endless with Parallax’s selection of kits and projects. Most of these projects require no programming or electronics experience. You will find these activities and kits perfect.