Solar Bug 1 Kit
This Solar Bug 1 Kit contains all the parts necessary to free form solder a basic BEAM light-seeking robot. Once complete, this small robot will move towards the brightest light source using a balanced circuit created by Mark Tilden. For best results, take this little guy outside and watch him go! The soldering can be quite intricate at times and thus is recommended for experienced builders. Please pay close attention to the free Online Tutorial. Solar Bug 1
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Price per unit: $18.50
Parts Checklist: Tools Needed:
(2) Namiki Pager Motors (2) 3906 Transistors Soldering Iron
(2) Fuse clips (motor mount) (2) 3904 Transistors Solder
(2) Shrinkwrap Tubing (2) 1381 Voltage Detectors Small Pliers
(1) Push Pin (1) 4700uF Capacitor Tweezers
(1) 2" Length Extra Wire (1) 100K Potentiometer Knife
(2) Photodiodes (1) 3V Sanyo Solar Cell Wire Cutters
(2) 2.2K Resistors Super Glue / Epoxy
(2) 0.22uF Capacitors Heat Gun or blow dryer
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