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SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot

The SparkFun Inventor’s Kit for RedBot is a great way to get started with two motor robotics and sensor integration using the Arduino programming language.
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The SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot is a great way to get started
with two motor robotics and sensor integration using the Arduino
programming language.

The SIK for RedBot includes everything you need to complete nine
circuits that will teach you how to drive your RedBot, have it follow
lines, control it remotely, and more. This kit doesn't require
previous programming or electronics experience but it is recommended
that you possess an understanding of or desire to learn about

The SparkFun RedBot is a great way to get your feet wet in the world
of robotics. However, once you have assembled your RedBot, you may be
at a loss as to where to go from there. The on-line SIK for RedBot
Digital Guide (in the Documents section below) contains step by step
instructions of how to connect each circuit and assemble the kit into
a full-fledged robot with all of the included parts. Full example code
is provided and explained and even includes troubleshooting tips if
something goes wrong. Once you've mastered each experiment, you can
take what you've learned and apply it to creating your own robot

The kit does not require any soldering and is recommended for anyone
curious about robotics or if you have used the original SparkFun
Inventor's Kit and are looking for the next step in programming

Note: The Experiment Guide includes full example to code to get your
RedBot functioning and moving as quickly as possible.

Circuit Examples:

* Circuit 1: Software Install and Basic Test
* Circuit 2: Drive Forward
* Circuit 3: Turning
* Circuit 4: Push to Start & Making Sounds
* Circuit 5: Bumpers
* Circuit 6: Line Following with IR Sensors
* Circuit 7: Encoder
* Circuit 8: Accelerometer
* Circuit 9: Remote Control

Kit Includes:

* 1x SparkFun RedBot Mainboard
* 1x Shadow Chassis
* 1x SparkFun RedBot Sensor - Accelerometer
* 2x SparkFun RedBot Sensor - Mechanical Bumper
* 3x SparkFun RedBot Sensor - Line Follower
* 1x SparkFun RedBot Buzzer
* 2x Hobby Gearmotor - 140 RPM
* 2x Wheel - 65mm (Rubber Tire)
* 1x Wheel Encoder Kit
* 5x Jumper Wire - 3-pin, 6"
* 1x SparkFun USB Mini-B Cable - 6 Foot
* 1x SparkFun Mini Screwdriver
* 4x AA Alkaline Battery - 1500 mAh


* Shadow Chassis Assembly Guide [1]
* SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot Experiment Guide [2]



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Manufacturer SparkFun
Product type Electronics kit
Item number5998095
Manufacturer no.ROB-12649

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