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Tracking Robot Car Electronic DIY Kit With Reduction Motor (DIY track robot kit)


Tracking Robot Car Electronic DIY Kit With Reduction Motor





The assembly steps:


Step 1: Welding circuit

Soldering part is simpler, welding sequence according to the principle of component level from low to high, the first welding eight resistance, is important to use multimeter to confirm resistance is correct, D4, D5 R13 R14 can temporarily not welding, integrated circuit chips can temporarily not inserted

Step 2: Mechanical assembly

The red line is connected to the 3V positive power supply, the yellow line grounding, excess wire can be used for motor wire.

Step 3: The installation of a photoelectric circuit

Photosensitive resistance and light-emitting diodes (note polarity) is reverse-mounted on the PCB, and the ground distance is about 5 mm, both photosensitive resistance and light-emitting diodes are 5 mm distance. Finally, you can power test.

Step 4: Vehicle debugging

The right direction is along the universal wheel direction, if you press and hold the left photoresistor, the wheels on the right side of the car should be rotated. Press and hold the right photoresistor, the wheels on the left side of the car should be rotated, if the car driving back, can also exchange the wiring of two motors, if the one side normal and the other side back up, as long as you can swap wiring of back side.

Note: We don't supply any manuals please note this before you buy it.

Package includes:

1 x Electronic DIY Kit (batteries are not included)





R219.90  Inc VAT
Educational My First DIY Circuit Kit (My first circuit kit)
Specifications:
Color: Green
Material: Plastic
Battery: 2 X AA Battery (Not included)
Switch Size: (L)X(W) 71mm X 32mm(appr.)
Battery Holder Size: (L)X(W) 80mm X20mm(appr.)
Bulb Holder Size: (L)X(W) 71mm X32mm/(appr.)
 
Features:
 
1. Assisting teachers and parents in better physics teaching
2. Enrich children's leisure life, cultivate hands-on ability, and consolidate knowledge
3. Let kindergarten children and elementary school students learn physical knowledge by forming a simple circuit, series circuit, parallel circuit
 
Package includes:
4 X Bulbs
1 X Switch
2 X Bulb Holders
6 X Conductive Lines
2 X Battery Holders (Battery Not Included)
R159.90  Inc VAT
Rear Bike Light Project Kit (KT bike kit)
Product Description

This easy build bike light kit has just ten parts, making it a good introduction to electronics. The kit uses two ultra bright red LEDs, which flash rapidly, providing a highly visible light. Making it ideal for use as a rear bike light.

Alternatively it can be used as a night safety product or flashing eyes.

Features:

  • Easy build kit making a great introduction to electronics.
  • Great visibility for night time safety.

Contents:

  • 1 x 2xAA Battery Cage with Leads.
  • 2 x 470K Resistor.
  • 1 x 33R Resistor.
  • 2 x Capacitor, Electrolytic, 16V, 10uF.
  • 2 x BC547 NPN Transistor.
  • 2 x Red 5mm Water Clear LED - 30deg - 1000mCd.

Dimensions:

  • Length: 48.5mm.
  • Width: 25.5mm.

Requires:


Resources:


This easy build bike light kit has just ten parts, making it a good introduction to electronics. The kit uses two ultra bright red LEDs, which flash rapidly, providing a highly visible light. Making it ideal for use as a rear bike light.

Alternatively it can be used as a night safety product or flashing eyes.

Caution:

  • This is an educational kit and should be used in conjunction with a commercially available bike light.
R59.90  Inc VAT
LED Torch Kit With Battery (KT torch kit)
Product Description

The LED torch uses a white 5000mCd ultra bright LED. Power is supplied by an N size 12 volt battery, which is included in the kit. The torch comes complete with a slide on off switch.

With just four parts the kit makes a great introduction to electronics.

Features:

  • Easy build torch kit makes a great introduction to soldering.
  • Ultra bright torch.

Contents:

  • 1 x N Size Holder.
  • 1 x N Size 12V Battery.
  • 1 x White 5mm Water Clear LED - 15deg - 5000mCd.
  • 1 x 680R Resistor.
  • 1 x PCB Mount Slide Switch.
  • 1 x White LED Torch Project Kit PCB

Dimensions:

  • PCB Length: 79.5mm.
  • PCB Width: 15mm.

Video on this kit and Ohms law available at https://youtu.be/3MRZxwRRpEk

Requires:


Resources:




R69.90  Inc VAT
Easy Build Timer Project Kit (KT timer kit)
Product Description

With its low part count this easy build timer project makes a good introduction to electronics. The timer uses a resistor capacitor network to provide a time delay of between 1 second and 4 minutes, which is set by the PCB mount variable resistor. When the button is pressed the LED changes from red to green, then at the end of the time interval it turns red.

Features:

  • Easy build timer kit.
  • When the time set has been reached the LED changes colour.
  • The time delay can be adjusted via the variable resistor.

Contents:

  • 1 x 2AA Battery Cage.
  • 1 x 47Ω Resistor.
  • 2 x 10KΩ Resistors.
  • 1 x 1MΩ Potentiometer.
  • 1 x Capacitor, Electrolytic, 10V, 1 mF.
  • 1 x BC558 PNP Transistor.
  • 1 x Tri colour 5mm diffused LED - 650mCd.
  • 1 x 6mm PCB Mount Tactile Switch 9.5mm Height.
  • 1 x Easy Build Timer PCB

Dimensions:

  • PCB Length: 54mm.
  • PCB Width: 26mm.

Requires:


Resources:

Note:

  • This kit requires soldering.
R69.90  Inc VAT
Air Freshener Kit (KT fan kit)
Product Description

This kit uses a silent low current motor to spin a fan, making it perfect to circulate air through an air freshener containing potpourri or it can be used to move a light weight buggy. The electronics take no power in standby and when the switch is pressed the motor spins for up to 100 seconds. This time is adjustable via the on board variable resistor.

Features:

  • Silent motor.
  • Adjustable timer.

Contents:

  • 1 x Battery Holder With Leads (2x AA).
  • 1 x 1K Resistor 5%.
  • 1 x 1M resistor.
  • 1 x PCB Trimmer 1M POT.
  • 1 x 16V 220uF Electrolytic Capacitor.
  • 2 x BC547 NPN Transistor.
  • 1 x Miniature Push to Make Switch, Red.
  • 1 x Low Inertia Solar Motor - 1820 RPM.
  • 1 x 55mm White Four Blade Miniature Impeller.
  • 0.5m Connecting Wire.
  • 1 x Air Freshener PCB.

Dimensions:

  • Length: 46mm.
  • Width: 28mm.

Requires:

Resources:

This kit is supplied in a grip seal bag.


R99.90  Inc VAT
Heat Activated Switch (KT heat switch kit)
Product Description

This temperature activated project kit is also available as a light activated project kit. The output of this board can be used to control other electronic circuits, turning them on automatically when it goes hot or cold.

The board has space for an LED with current limit resistor (both available separately) which will light when the output turns on.

The Darlington pair transistor configuration allows an output current of up to half an amp to be controlled. Operating voltage 3V to 10V (lower voltages allow for better adjustment of the switching point).

Features:

  • The Temperature Switch Kit detects the temperature of its surroundings using a thermistor.
  • The kit acts as an automated on/off switch (temperature dependent).

Contents:

  • 1 x 47KΩ Potentiometer.
  • 2 x BC337 NPN Transistors.
  • 1 x Thermistor.
  • 1 x 220Ω Resistor.
  • 1 x Heat Activated Switch PCB

Possible applications include:

  • Babies bath over temperature indicator.
  • Automatic fan.

Dimensions:

  • PCB Length: 53mm.
  • PCB Width: 25.5mm.

Requires:


Resources:


Note:

  • This kit requires soldering.
R53.90  Inc VAT
Steady Hand Terminal Project Kit (KT steady hand kit)

Product description:

This easy build steady hand game kit requires no soldering. Terminal blocks are used to connect the battery pack, buzzer, game loop and wire, such that when the loop touches the wire the buzzer sounds.

Features:

  • Requires no soldering.
  • Steady hand loop game.

Contents (per kit):

  • 1 x 2xAA Battery Cage with Leads.
  • 1 x 60cm length Extra Flexible Wire, Black.
  • 1 x 1m length Solid Core Cable.
  • 1 x 10cm length Black Heat Shrink, 2.4mm.
  • 4 x Terminal Block.

Requires:

  • 2 x AA Batteries.

Resources:

R64.90  Inc VAT
Battery Tester Project Kit (KT battery tester kit)
Product Description

This kit uses a single AA battery holder into which the user places a battery. LEDs then illuminate to show the remaining capacity of the battery. The circuit uses a quad operational amplifier to provide a reference voltage and comparators to determine which LEDs should go on. This makes it a great kit for studying operational amplifiers.

Testing of the kit can be performed using an adjustable power supply.

Features:

  • Displays battery charge level with 4 LEDs.
  • Great for showing how operational amplifiers work.

Contents:


Dimensions:

  • PCB Length: 68.5mm.
  • PCB Width: 38mm.

Requires:

  • 4 x AA Batteries.

Resources:


This kit is supplied in a simple grip seal bag.

R96.90  Inc VAT
Relay Board (KT relay kit)
Product Description

This is a versatile relay board kit that can easily be configured via jumpers and trimmer potentiometers to do a range of tasks.

Most sensor and switches can be connected to the input of the board and the trigger level set for the input device. This can be inverted if required, then there is the option to feed this straight to the relay or a timer of up to 25 minutes can be used. Irrespective of the state of the invert jumper whenever the sense LED goes from off to on the timer restarts.#

The board can run off any voltage from 4.5 to 6 volts.

The output cans switch DC or mains.

This datasheet details what the board does and how to use it along with some worked examples. A more detailed set of information including the build instructions & how to configure the kit can also be downloaded.

Click here to download the full teaching notes pdf_icon.gif

WARNING: Using mains electricity can be dangerous and should only be attempted by qualified electricians.

This kit includes:

  • 3 x 100Kohm resistors
  • 3 x 220ohm resistors
  • 1 x 47Kohm resistors
  • 1 x 1Mohmpotentiometer
  • 1 x 10Mohm potentiometer
  • 2 x 1N4001 diodes
  • 2 x 5mm red LEDs
  • 1 x 100uF capacitors, electrolytic
  • 1 x 4.7uF capacitors, electrolytic
  • 1 x 2N7000 n-channel FET
  • 2 x 2 way terminal blocks
  • 1 x 3 way terminal blocks
  • 1 x LM324 operational amplifier IC
  • 1 x 14 pin IC holder
  • 2 x 3 way pinstrip
  • 2 x Jumpers
  • 1 x Relay
  • 1 x Relay board PCB

PCB dimensions: 86.5mm x 49mm.

This kit is supplied as a pack of parts and requires soldering.

R159.90  Inc VAT
Deluxe Rear Bike Light Kit (KT deluxe bike kit)
Product Description

The Kitronik Deluxe Rear Bike Light Kit is easy to build kit and is an excellent way to learn about the very popular 555 timer IC. The kit uses four ultra bright LEDs that can be operated in two modes; constant and flashing.

A key design aim of the kit was that it should conform to all relevant British Standard measures. Both the flash rate and brightness conform to British Standards for vehicle road lighting (2005), making it ideal for use as a rear bike light. Alternatively, it can be used as a night safety product or flashing eyes.

During testing we connected the kit to 3 x AAA batteries and ran it continuously. At 80 hours of continuous use the LEDs were still lit at full brightness. After 107 hours, although still lit, the brightness had dropped below the level at which you would want to use them. So, we estimate that with brand new batteries you could comfortably run the light for 2 hours of daily commuting for at least an entire month with the LEDs still at full brightness.

Features:

  • An easy to build rear bike light project that conforms to British Standards for vehicle road lighting (2005) for both brightness and flash rate.
  • Learn about the very popular 555 timer IC.
  • The kit features 4 x bright LEDs.
  • It has two operating modes; continuous and flashing.
  • Its compact design makes it the ideal choice for designing custom enclosures.

Contains:


Dimensions:

  • PCB Length: 52.6mm.
  • PCB Width: 37.6mm.
  • PCB Thickness: 1.6mm.

Video: https://youtu.be/KPPh7Nwa1ts

Requires:


Resources:

R104.90  Inc VAT
Electronics Kids School Science Educational 1st circuit Project (first basic circuit)
Features:

  • Enrich children's leisure life, cultivate hands-on ability, and consolidate knowledge.
  • Assisting teachers and parents in better physics teaching.
  • Let kindergarten children and elementary school students learn physical knowledge, hands-on to form a simple series circuit


Specifications:

  • Color: Green+Black (As Picture Show)
  • Material: Plastic
  • Battery: 2*AA Battery (Not included)

Package Contents:

1 x Bulb Holder
1 x Battery Holder
1 x Switch
1 x Bulb
1 x Conductive Line
(batteries not included)
R49.90  Inc VAT
DIY Solar Cell Experiment Educational Kids project (solar fan kit)
Details:

  • A simple solar power experiment kit. - After assembly, put it under the sunlight, the fan blade will rotate through solar energy consumption.
  • With this kit you can make an environmental friendly power supply for fan by your self.
  • Ideal toy aims for training teen's imagination and eye-hand coordination.
  • Ideal choice for developing teens' intelligence.
  • Dimensions: Approx.10*4cm
  • Power source: Solar energy

Tips:

1. Do not let your kids swallow it as it can cause suffocation.
2. Not suitable for kids under 14 years old.

Package Contents:

1 x Solar power experiment kit
R69.90  Inc VAT
CamJam EduKit (CamJam EduKit)
The CamJam EduKit is your way into the world of building electronic circuits and programming the Raspberry Pi in Python.

 

The CamJam EduKit features the following components all neatly packaged in a tin:
• A 400pt breadboard
• 3 LEDs (Red, Yellow and Green)
• A button
• A buzzer
• Resistors and jumper cables

 

The kit is accompanied by a set of downloadable worksheets that will take you through a series of exercises from writing a simple program in the Python programming language to lighting up LEDs, reading button presses and making a buzzer go beep! Whereas other products come pre-assembled, the CamJam EduKit introduces you to the world of breadboarding and building electronic circuits yourself, which we think is much more exciting!

 

All the worksheets are freely available to download from http://camjam.me/edukit

 

The CamJam EduKit is a joint venture between The Pi Hut and the Cambridge Raspberry Jam (CamJam). Profits from the sale of the kit will go to CamJam so that they can continue their educational and community work.
R119.90  Inc VAT
CamJam EduKit 2 - Sensors (CamJam EduKit #2)
The CamJam EduKit #2 is the latest edition to the EduKit family!

 

The kit is accompanied by a set of (currently 6) downloadable worksheets (or lesson plans for you educators!) that will take you through a series of exercises and projects, teaching you how to make the most of your kit. Whats best is that there is no soldering required, each high quality component is breadboard friendly!

 

All the worksheets are freely available to download from http://camjam.me/edukit

 

Kit Contents:
  • 1 x Breadboard
  • 1 x Immersible temperature Sensor
  • 1 x PIR Sensor
  • 1 x LDR
  • 1 x Active Buzzer
  • 1 x Red 10mm LED
  • 1 x Blue 10mm LED
  • 1 x 4.7K Resistor
  • 2 x 330 Resistor
  • 10 x M/F Jumper Wires
  • 4 x M/M Jumper Wires
  • 1 x Presentation Tin

 

Here are just 4 cool projects you could use the kit for:
  • Make a burglar alarm for your bedroom.
  • Switch on an LED when it gets dark.
  • Have an alarm go off when it’s freezing outside.
  • Test whether the light really does go off in the fridge when you shut the door.

 

Still not convinced? Check out these awesome articles on the kit!

 

The CamJam EduKit is a joint venture between The Pi Hut and the Cambridge Raspberry Jam (CamJam). Profits from the sale of the kit will go to CamJam so that they can continue their educational and community work.
R189.90  Inc VAT
CamJam EduKit 3 - Robotics (CamJam EduKit 3 Robotics)

The third in the series is here! The CamJam EduKit #3 is focused on robotics and contains (almost) everything you need to create your very own Raspberry Pi-powered robot.

All you need to do is to add your own chassis, Raspberry Pi (any model) & batteries! Then, follow the worksheets to make your own motorized buggy. Add the included sensors and you will soon be detecting objects in front of your robot and following line courses. Included in the kit are the following components:

  • A custom-designed, pre-soldered motor controller board (with screw terminals)
  • Two DC motors (with wires pre-soldered)
  • Two custom red wheels (which go extra fast… because they’re red!)
  • A ball castor (used as the ‘third wheel’ to your robot)
  • A small breadboard (to create your circuits)
  • Two pieces of strong 3M padded double-sided tape
  • A battery box for 4 AA batteries (batteries not included)
  • An ultrasonic distance sensor (for detecting objects in front of your robot)
  • A line follower sensor (for detecting and following black lines)
  • Resistors and jumper cables with which to complete your circuits
  • A strong cardboard box to keep it all in… or to cut into to make your chassis!

All the worksheets are freely available to download from http://camjam.me/edukit

 

Got a 3D printer? Daniel Bull has very kindly designed an awesome chassis, available from Thingiverse ..



Alex Eames over at Raspi.TV got his hands on a prototype, here's what he did!
https://youtu.be/LJDEV7rGwaM

And here's a fantastic unboxing video from Average Man vs Raspberry Pi!
https://youtu.be/KPYWNXiItwo

And another review! This time from TheRaspberryPiGuy! Thanks Matt!
https://youtu.be/TMjd0UrH2PY



R389.90  Inc VAT
Educational My First DIY Generator Kit (My first generator kit)
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD Small parts. Not for children under 3 years old.

Description:

DIY Hand Cranked Power Generator kit
Material: ABS plastic and metal




Package includes:

1 x my first generator kit
R129.90  Inc VAT
Educational My First DIY motor Kit (My first motor kit)
Description:

Constructed of high quality material, durable and safe.
Mini motor model toy, a device for converting electrical energy into mechanical energy.
A series of physical science broaden kids and children's horizon, stimulating their curiosity.

Type: Motor Toy

Material: ABS, Electronic Components
Features: Durable, Energy Conversion Learning, Easy to Assemble, Miniature Size
Size: 60mm x 52mm x 37mm (Approx.)



Package Includes:

1 x Motor  toy model
1 x Plastic propeller
R119.90  Inc VAT
Educational My First Magnet Kit (My first magnet kit)

Contents:

Bar magnet:2pcs 1.97 inch Length
U-shape:1pcs 1.97 inch Length
Ring Ceramic magnet 6pcs
Compass(platisc material) 1pcs
Suspension experiment base:1pcs
Magnetic car:2pcs
iron filings box:1pcs

Caution: magnets are brittle, please don't drop





R149.90  Inc VAT
Educational My First DIY XL Circuit Kit (My first XL circuit kit)
Specifications:

The Basic Electricity circuit kit includes everything that you need to get started,provides a hands-on opportunity for students in grades 7-11 to build simple circuits With our physics lab kit, you can build many interesting experiments, such as stair double-switch circuits, traffic lights, electromagnets, hand-cranked generators, series and parallel circuits, etc. The kit contains English instructions,it starts simple to gets little complex, and introduces various basic circuit experiments and magnetic knowledge.

Note: This set does not contain two AA batteries. You need to purchase 2 AA batteries to drive the circuit.

Package Includes:

2 x AA Batteries Holders
2 x Bulb Holders
5 x Bulbs
2 x Switches(SPDT)
1 x Switches(SPST)
1 x Hand crank generation model
1 x Compass
1 x Wind Power Car
1 x Screwdriver
10 x Cable
1 x Electromagnet
1 x Double LED board
1 x Transparent storage box
1 x Small wrench


R369.90  Inc VAT
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