The RoboBuilder robotics kits
from a Korean company of the same name (or is it IRobou?)
is now available for purchase from RobotShop
. The kits, which are similar to the Bioloid robotics kits
, employ modular components, like motors and sensors, to allow builders to quickly create a wide variety of robotic creations. RoboBuilder touts features such as metal ball bearings, PID motor control for precise motion, and reverse/over voltage protection. The kits also come with distance and sound sensors.
The basic RoboBuilder kit
starts at $349 and goes all the way up to $3,000 for the Expert kit. Have any of our readers played with the kits yet? Let us know how they are by leaving a comment.
You can check out a video of the RoboBuilder humanoid model after the break.