NEW GUIDE: Mini Golf using CRICKIT & Circuit Playground Express #Adafruit #CRICKIT #MakeRobotFriend
This new guide takes you through the process of building your own personal Mini Golf Course! It doesn’t take a long road trip to experience the joys of miniature golf. Just a few cardboard boxes, craft supplies, a couple of servos, and a Circuit Playground Express with CRICKIT programmed with MakeCode can bring a whole obstacle course to life.
Mini golf is all about navigating through obstacles. This guide includes instructions for 4 obstacle challenges which can be built out of cardboard, paper, tape and glue. CRICKIT for CPX is used to control the obstacles, and we learn a bit of MakeCode along the way.
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.