Robot Supply Co.

The online robot store for 826michigan. 

All sales of robot kits, apparel, and books support free writing programs for students in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Detroit. 

About Us

​All proceeds from 826michigan Ann Arbor Robot Supply Co. (formerly Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair), Detroit Robot Supply Co. (formerly Detroit Robot Factory), and directly benefit the free student writing programs offered at 826michigan, a nonprofit writing and tutoring center for students aged 6 to 18. 826michigan serves more than 3,000 school-aged students with programs in Ypsilanti, Ann Arbor, and Detroit. 826michigan inspires school-aged students to write confidently and skillfully with the help of adult volunteers in their communities.

All programs at 826michigan are offered completely free of charge, thanks, in part, to proceeds from ​826michigan Ann Arbor Robot Supply Co., Detroit Robot Supply Co., and

826michigan is part of a national organization. Please visit and support 826 chapters and their stores: 826LA's Time Travel Mart, 826 Valencia's Pirate Supply Store, 826 NYC's Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co., 826 Boston's Greater Boston Bigfoot Research Institute, 826 DC's Tivoli's Astounding Magic Supply Co, 826 Chicago's Wicker Park Secret Agent Supply Co., 826NewOrleans' New Orleans Haunting Supply Co., and 826MSP's Mid-Continent Oceanographic Institute.


We have two retail locations: 

826michigan Ann Arbor Robot Supply Co. (formerly Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair), located at: 115 East Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

826michigan Detroit Robot Supply Co. (formerly Detroit Robot Factory), located at: 1351 Winder Street, Detroit, MI 48201

Our in-person robot shops are currently powered down, in order to keep our robotic and human processors safe.

While we reboot, please consider purchasing something from our curated selection of online products and/or donating to support our online programming. Visit to learn more.