All other sites seem to give you a +100 rep bump once you sign up if you have an SO account with sufficient points. Is that the case on Electronics and Robotics as well?

UPDATE: Clearing all associations and re-establishing them fixed the issue. It seems as though a bug was introduced briefly in the stackexchange code.

How do you log in -- Are you using an OpenID, or are you entering a username and password? – Kevin Vermeer Nov 16 '10 at 21:26
make your update an answer and accept it. – Kortuk Nov 17 '10 at 23:24

it should. did it fail to?

This has happened before. We have record of it here.

Someone else has already submitted another bug on meta. I posted a link to your report. Sorry for the problem.

Seems to have failed: ( – dpp Nov 16 '10 at 19:09
Please check to make sure that your two accounts are associated under the accounts tab. I do not seem them as associated. – Kortuk Nov 16 '10 at 21:19

This behavior is described in the blog and this meta.SO question.

You need 100 reputation on an account. Then, go to the "Accounts" tab of your user page (on the site you just signed up for), and associate your accounts.

Are you following the steps in the linked article/question?

It does it automatically for my account on any site I join. – Kortuk Nov 16 '10 at 21:16
It's been intermittent when I try to join (using a Google OpenID). – Kevin Vermeer Nov 16 '10 at 21:26
I use google openID in general. – Kortuk Nov 16 '10 at 21:36

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