Talon Grabber for Bit:Bot and Robobit Buggy Purchase Talon here Assembling Talon for Bit:Bot Step 1 – Ensure you have all the parts Your kit should contain: 3 x PCBs: Talon Base, Talon A, Talon B 10 x Screws: M2.5, 6mm 2 x Screws: self-tapping 6mm (there are also longer ones in the […]Continue Reading...
Cube:Bit Magical RGB “neo-pixel” Cubes of awesome Purchase Cube:Bit Here (from August 2018) The Cube:Bit collection is a range of 3D “neo-pixel” compatible cubes that are easily built from individual 2D slices. The current range consists of 3×3, 4×4 and 5×5 slices together with a base unit that allows power to be added easily (big […]Continue Reading...
Basic Building Blocks Basic Building Blocks is a range of soldering kits to make Raspberry Pi add-on boards (aka HATs). The 40-pin GPIO connector is already soldered on all boards (including when you purchase “board only” instead of the complete kit). So you typically only have to add a few components and headers by hand. […]Continue Reading...
Bit:Commander for BBC micro:bit The Bit:Commander is a great device for powering and experimenting with the BBC micro:bit. Purchase Bit:Commander here NEW: Try out the Makecode/PXT package for Bit:Commander In Makecode, go to Advanced and select Add Package. Then insert this URL into the searchbox: https://github.com/4tronix/BitCommander Overview As well as a battery pack […]Continue Reading...
Music:Box with Blinkie Plugins The music box is a small board that makes your BBC micro:bit totally mobile with blinky LED plugins and on-board power speaker Purchase here Specification: 3xAAA battery holder Robust on/off switch Blue indicator LED Mini speaker with powered driver Fittings for BBC micro:bit Connector for neopixel plugins Making Music The […]Continue Reading...
4duino – Arduino Uno Compatible Products Purchase 4duino here 4tronix have started building a range of Arduino compatible boards with our own brand of magic. All 4 of the current members of this new range are fully compatible with Arduino Uno software, and the 2 larger Uno form factor boards are fully hardware compatible as […]Continue Reading...
CrumbleBot2 – Assembling and Coding Purchase CrumbleBot Mk2 here CrumbleBot Mk1 If you are looking for information on the previous versions, please check the older blog entry here Updated Features 8 Addressable RGB LEDs (‘Sparkles’) Easy to use buzzer 2 push button switches Jumpers with handles, instead of crocodile/alligator clips “Wire-free”, low-profile battery […]Continue Reading...
Bit:2:Pi Control Raspberry Pi Addon Boards with your Micro:Bit [Click on any image to enlarge] Purchase >HERE< Overview Bit:2:Pi (Pronounced Bit – to – Pie) is a connector and power management system that allows you to plug in a Micro:Bit at one end and a Raspberry Pi addon board (26-pin or 40-pin, HAT, pHAT or […]Continue Reading...
Robo:Bit Robotics Controller and Buggy for Micro:Bit Robo:Bit is a general purpose robotics controller for the BBC Micro:Bit, that also converts easily into a self-contained little buggy. Purchase Robo:Bit here Purchase the Robo:Bit Buggy here Overview The Robo:Bit controller has the following features Ready assembled (NB. headers for the underside are not fitted unless the […]Continue Reading...