The Thames & Kosmos Robotics: Smart Machines HoverBots kits lets you build self-balancing robots and control them with your smartphone, all for $69.98 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. This kit allows you to build eight motorized robots that use a special self-balancing technology to move around using its 227 building pieces. Open up the free app to program the robots to move at different speeds, in different directions, and you can even program them to light up in various colors + sounds. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Thames & Kosmos Robotics: Smart Machines – HoverBots w/ BalanceTech STEM Experiment Kit | Build 8 Self-Balancing Robots | Color Manual & 3D Digital Assembly Instructions | Requires Tablet, Smartphone
- Build and program eight motorized models.
- Models use a combination of sensors to balance themselves.
- Two apps available: a visual programming and controller app, and an app that guides model assembly with 3D digital instructions (both for iOS and...
You get a full-color, 60-page step-by-step illustrated manual to help you easily piece these robots together, or use the digital assembly instructions available in a separate app for Android or iOS. When it comes time to use the programming app, the visual programming language enables you to quickly command the robots’ lights, sounds, and motors.