Electronics

Robot - Kitronik :MOVE Mini MK2 Buggy Kit For BBC micro:bit

AED 175.00

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Description

The Kitronik: MOVE mini mk2 is a compact, versatile, and fun introduction to the world of DIY robotics, designed specifically for use with the BBC micro. This mobile robot kit features two continuously rotating servomotors that allow for smooth movement and precise control. The servomotors can be easily programmed using the Microsoft PXT block editor, making it accessible for beginners and advanced users alike. The kit also includes five individually addressable RGB ZIP LEDs, which can be used as turn signals, reversing lights, or for other creative applications. The MOVE mini mk2 is perfect for educational purposes, hobby projects, and anyone interested in exploring robotics and coding.

Kitronik:MOVE mini robot for BBC Micro:bit

Features

  • Continuously Rotating Servomotors: The kit includes two micro 360-degree continuous rotation servos that provide smooth and precise movement. These servos can be easily controlled using PWM signals, allowing for various speed and direction adjustments.
  • Easy Programming: With the Microsoft PXT block editor and Kitronik custom blocks for the Servo: Lite, programming the servos and LEDs is straightforward and intuitive. This makes it ideal for both beginners and more experienced users.
  • RGB ZIP LEDs: The buggy is equipped with five individually addressable RGB ZIP LEDs (NeoPixel compatible), which can be used for turn signals, reversing lights, and other visual effects.
  • Bluetooth and Radio Control: The MOVE mini mk2 can be controlled via Bluetooth using the free Android micro application or through the radio function with a second micro acting as a controller.
  • Enhanced Wheels: The buggy features improved injection-molded wheels with rubber ring tires, providing better traction and stability.
  • Expandable: Additional parts such as pens can be attached to the buggy, allowing it to perform a wider range of tasks like drawing shapes.
  • Made in the UK: The product is designed and manufactured in the UK, ensuring high quality and reliability.

Guide For Coding Indicators On The :MOVE mini

Specifications

  • Model: Kitronik: MOVE mini mk2
  • Servomotors: 2 x Micro 360-degree continuous rotation servos
  • LEDs: 5 x Individually addressable RGB ZIP LEDs
  • Control Board: Servo: Lite board
  • Wheels: Injection-molded with rubber ring tires
  • Power Source: 3 x AAA batteries
  • Dimensions: Compact design suitable for educational and hobby use
  • Compatibility: Designed for use with the BBC micro

 

Applications

  • Educational Robotics: Ideal for teaching coding, robotics, and electronics in a fun and engaging way.
  • Hobby Projects: Suitable for hobbyists interested in building and programming robots.
  • Autonomous Operation: Program the robot to perform tasks autonomously using the BBC micro.
  • Bluetooth and Radio Control: Use Bluetooth or a second micro for remote control applications.
  • Creative Projects: Attach a pen to draw shapes or use the LEDs for various visual effects.

 

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Package Includes

  • 1 x Set of chassis parts
  • 2 x Micro 360-degree continuous rotation servos with accessories
  • 1 x Servo: Lite board
  • 2 x Counter sunk M3 6mm screws
  • 5 x Counter sunk M3 8mm screws
  • 6 x M2 Rec Pan Steel screws
  • 6 x M2 Hex Full Width nuts
  • 3 x AAA batteries
  • 1 x Pair of ABS white wheels
  • 1 x BBC micro