Have an itch to make a Boba Fett or Mandalorian jetpack from Star Wars for under $50? Then YouTuber Indy Mogul has your back. The latest video in his Backyard FX series will show you how to make the prop from PVC pipe scraps, mouthwash lids, spray paint caps, poster board, and other everyday objects and basic tools.
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.