Suited for Intermediate Users

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot

This Arduino Uno-based robot kit combines a modular frame and a microcontroller with integrated motor drivers into a customizable robotics platform that is perfect for classroom and home learning. The SparkFun Inventor's Kit (SIK) includes many of the components needed to complete the nine different experiments through Sparkfun.com/RedBotGuide. These tutorials guide you through code examples and feature step-by-step instructions to help you customize your RedBot robotics platform. Use your LulzBot 3D printer to make aesthetic and functional modifications,  further customizing your RedBot.

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  • Want Help?

    The LulzBot support team is available for basic troubleshooting with connectors and assembly. For any board or electronic related issues please contact SparkFun at https://www.sparkfun.com/support.

Works with: LulzBot Mini, LulzBot TAZ 6, LulzBot TAZ 5, LulzBot TAZ 4, LulzBot TAZ 3, LulzBot TAZ 2 or 1, LulzBot AO-101 or AO-100
Support: SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot
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  • Features

    The Sparkfun Inventor's Kit for RedBot features easy to follow guides for driving your robot through multiple input methods:

    • Line following Infrared (IR) sensor
    • Distance travelled through a magnetic hall-effect sensor
    • Accelerometer-based collision avoidance
    • Mechanical bumper for course correction
    • Remote control through serial data

    Note: Batteries are included.

  • Parts & Specifications

    Parts Included

    One (1) Sparkfun Redbot Mainboard, Arduino Uno-Based

    One (1) Shadow Chassis Made From Injection Molded ABS Plastic

    Two (2) Wheels With Rubber Tires - 65 mm Diameter

    Two (2) Motors - Up To 140 Rpm

    One (1) Wheel Encoder Kit - Two Magnetic Hall-Effect Sensors With Magnets

    One (1) Sparkfun Redbot Sensor - Accelerometer

    Two (2) Sparkfun Redbot Sensor - Mechanical Bumpers

    Three (3) Sparkfun Redbot Sensor - Infrared (IR) Line Follower

    One (1) Sparkfun Redbot Buzzer

    Five (5) Jumper Wires - 3-Pin, 15.24 cm (6 In) Long

    One (1) Sparkfun USB Mini-B Cable - 1.82 m (6 Ft) Long

    Four (4) AA Alkaline Batteries - 1500 mAh

    One (1) Sparkfun Mini Screwdriver, Flat Blade

  • Resources & Documentation
SparkFun Redbot Inventor's Kit

Watch Sarah from Sparkfun demo the SparkFun Inventor's Kit RedBot in collision avoidance mode.