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Flipperbot

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FlipperBot is a small robot with a curious locomotion style that can be built from a few simple 3D-printed parts and readily available components. You can try a variety of controllers to learn how that affects the robot's behavior.

Creator
Adafruit Industries
Country
United States πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
Year
2018
Type
Education, Entertainment
Creator
Adafruit Industries
Country
United States πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
Year
2018
Type
Education, Entertainment

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Specs

FEATURES
Based on Adafruit's CRICKIT robotics interface board. Bluetooth controller. Driven via a smartphone app. Easy connection of a variety of additional sensors and actuators.
HEIGHT
12 cm | 4.7 in
LENGTH
19.5 cm | 7.7 in
WIDTH
16 cm | 6.3 in
WEIGHT
0.551 kg | 1.2 lb
SPEED
0.714 km/h | 0.44 mph

SENSORS
Basic model has not sensors but allows for expansions.
ACTUATORS
Two TT Motor All-Metal Gearbox dc motors (Adafruit part 3802)
POWER
6600-mAh lithium-polymer battery pack with 5-V boost/charge board. Approximate 20 minutes of operation moving the robot.
COMPUTING
Options include Adafruit Circuit Playground Express, BBC Micro:bit, any Adafruit Feather.
SOFTWARE
N/A
DEGREES OF FREEDOM (DOF)
2
MATERIALS
N/A
COST
$90 (approximately)
STATUS
Ongoing
HISTORY
WEBSITE
https://learn.adafruit.com/crickit-flippy-robot