At AutoBike, we design and build automatic shifting bicycles. One of our key components is what we call the “brains,” which is a small micro-controller that decides when to shift. Here’s a quick video we put together to show how this component gets manufactured (right here in Michigan!).
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.
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