NEW GUIDE: Stumble-Bot using CRICKIT & Circuit Playground Express #Adafruit #CRICKIT #MakeRobotFriend
This guide shows how to turn a cardboard box into a fun walking robot. “Stumble-bot” moves using servo controlled legs controlled by the Adafruit CRICKIT– A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit.
This guide takes you through the process of making a walking robot friend using any flat box, Adafruit’s CRICKIT and Circuit Playground Express, and materials you can find around the house.
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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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