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Home-made robots

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3rd graders build robots at Santa Rita Elementary SchoolSPDT switchSpout's sliding SPDT switchSpout lightsSpout motorSpout battery configuration and polarizationSpout's reversing circuit and final assemblySpout circuitRotary switched spout circuit
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Parts for SpoutParts List Spout toolsSoldering SafetySpout switchesSpout motor mountSpout motor wiringSpout wiring for LED eyesSpout antennae and tail
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The goal of SpoutParts list Tool list for SpoutTools and parts to build a SpoutConnect the SPDT switchesAttach the LED eyesWire the SPDT switchesCreate the motor mountsSecure and wire the motorsInstall on/off switchesConnect the LEDs to an on/off switchAttach Spout's antennaeAdd Spout's tailGive Spout some grippy feetSpout in a maze
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6th graders learn to build a Spider robotFun with Spider BotParts list for SpiderTools list for SpiderSpider parts and toolsSpider's click n' stickBattery and motor mounts for SpiderClick n' stick base & batteriesSpider's motor controllerSpider's power switchSpider's bezelSpider's wheelsSpider's Arduino NanoMotor controller connectionsSpider's LED eyesSpider's stabilizer barSpider's romanceProgramming SpiderBen Eater's Spider
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Bit-zeeeeeeeeeeeBit-zeeeeeeeeeee (long version)Parts for Bit-zee and It-zeeTools for Bit-zee and It-zeeIntroductionPlanning and propulsionPartsChassis/frameWheel mounts and fendersComponent mounting holesBatteries/powerBattery wiresPower wires and on/off switchMotors/propulsionMotor controller functionsMotor controllerMotor controller connectionsArduino connectionsDigital camera connectionsDigital camera connections II5 volt power distribution boardDigital recorder/player connectionsPower connector for the ArduinoPrototype boardMotor controller connection to ArduinoCamera connection to the ArduinoBumper switchesLED eyesIR sensorChassis modificationsCamera wiring updateProgramming

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Start your own robotics project with Spout, Spider, and Bit-zee!