SKU
105990110
$19.90
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Robotbit is an excellent robotic expansion board specially designed (for Microbit, by KittenBot team) for primary school students/training institutions/parents/ enthusiasts as a robotic accessory.

Robotbit is an excellent robotic expansion board specially designed (for Microbit, by KittenBot team) for primary school students/training institutions/parents/ enthusiasts as a robotic accessory.

Product Feature

It has a powerful ability to drive DC motors, stepper motors, servos, and onboard buzzer and RGB pixels and release all valid IO from microbit, with support the most common electronics module in the market.
It comes with 18650 battery holder, integrated lithium battery boost, charging and protection chip. Support for external power input. Mechnically support for KittenBot robotic chassis and LEGO technical slots.
The powerful drive capability and built-in battery make DIY more convenient and free. We have received unanimous praise from the school teacher training institutions and individual enthusiasts. It is an excellent choice for your robotic projects based on Micro:bit!

Hardware interface

1. 5V external power input(with anti-reverse protection)
2. Power switch
3. Power Indicator
4. Battery Indicator
5. Micro USB charing port
6. 4-channel DC motor / 2-channel stepper motor
7. Jumper for buzzer selection
8. 8 channel IO(corresponding to Micro:bit P0-P2、P8、P12-P15)
9. 5V and GND port
10. Buzzer
11. 8 channel servo port
12. I2C interface (expandable I2C module)
13. 18650 battery case
14. Bettery protection recovery push button
15. Micro:bit edge connector
16. 4x RGB pixel

Robotbit front

17. Servo driver (PCA9685)
18. 2xDc/Stepper driver (DRV8833)
19. KittenBot robot chassis mounting hole
20. Standard LEGO hole

Robotbit back

Supported software

Available Coding platform: Kittenblock(based on Scratch3.0) or Makecode and python(Mu editor in microbit mode)

MakeCode from Microsoft

KittenBlock(Developed by Kittenbot Team based on Scratch 3.0)

Python

If you’re used to code programming and want to get started by microbit python you have two options, directly Mu Editoror kittenblock in micropython editor mode.

The above detailed tutorial can be found from our learn website for self-learning. If you encounter problems during the learning process, you are welcome to get us at our bbs or slack channel.

Makecode Extension

In makecode add extension panel directly search Robotbit. In our offline version of makecode, you may find Robotbit in the default list and other useful extensions.

An Open Software Ecosystem

We recognize that each project has different requirements and goals. As such we have worked to provide as much flexibility to developers as possible. Our quad-core solution allows us to run numerous software solutions. From the selection of algorithms, NLP services, smart assistants, operating systems, and more, we wish to support our users. If you have suggestions on what services you would like to see us officially support let us know on our forums, or if you enjoy the work yourself, submit a merge request to our github.

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stock_type General
Shipment Date Jan 11, 2019