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Equipment and Supplies

Some places to get cool tools, oodles of stuff, specialized materials, and more. Caveat Emptor. No guarantees.

Member Benefits

Members of the Halifax Makerspace Society qualify for the following discounts and loyalty programs over and above the standard offered to the general public:

Online Stores

It might take ages to arrive, but it's the cheapest.



Sheet goods for laser cutting

Electrical & electronics

Local Stores

Stores that are either locally owned, franchises, or chains and have a location close to the Halifax Makerspace. Close means in Lower Sackville, Sunnyside or Bedford Commons, and Burnside Industrial Park.


  • Eurekatec (services, consumables, materials) 73 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, NS B4C 2R2
  • Jentronics (electronics, Velleman distributor) 15 Weston Court, Dartmouth, NS B3B 2C8
  • RAE Industrial (electrical, electronics, automation) 11 Morris Drive, Suite 103, Dartmouth, NS B3B 1M2


  • Canadian Tire (tools, supplies) 150 Damascus Road, Bedford, NS B4A 0E5
  • Princess Auto (tools, supplies) 81 Wright Ave, Dartmouth, B3B 1H4
  • Dollarama (supplies, some consumables) 1658 Bedford Highway (Bedford Place Mall), Suite 400, Bedford, NS B4A 2×9
  • Michaels (materials, tools, consumables) 161 Damascus Road, Bedford NS B4A 0C2 (be sure to download the 50% off coupons before going to the store, as items are usually overpriced)


  • Rona (tools, consumables, materials) 1658 Bedford Highway (Bedford Place Mall), Bedford, NS B4A 2×9
  • Home Hardware (materials, some tools) 250 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, NS B4C 2R4
  • Kent (tools, consumables, materials) 874 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, NS B4E 1R9

Materials (wholesale)


Regional Stores

A little further than close, such as Dartmouth Crossing, Bayer's Lake, Lakeview, Bedford Industrial Area, Hammonds Plains, Tantallon.

equipment_and_supplies.txt · Last modified: 2018/05/13 17:40 by dsdmtom