The Brushbot Party Pack is a perfect way to upgrade your next kids party. In just a few quick steps, turn the 12 toothbrushes, motors, and batteries in the kit into spinning, speeding “bots” that can be customized with the included goofy decals and numbers.
The toothbrush bristles act as hundreds of tiny legs that send the BrushBots buzzing and bumping on their way. Included in your party pack is a BrushBot mini-comic, instructions on how to build a racetrack, and a MAKE pin to hand out to race winners or creators of the wackiest bot. You can also print out a colorful BrushBot party invitation with the download in our Downloads tab. Now that’s a party!
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Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.
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