Building a robot from a kit is not only a fun activity for children of all ages but also a fascinating introduction into the exciting world of robotics and electrical engineering.
Creating your own robot can build confidence and inspire children in a way few other toys can, as well as building essential core skills which will be highly valued in the revolutionary technological future that is awaiting them.
Give your child a head start in the career marketplace of tomorrow, with a toy that is interactive, educational and most of all great fun to play with.
14 in 1 Educational Solar Robot Kit
Build your own Solar Powered Robot
Every budding roboticist has to start somewhere and this fourteen in one educational solar robot kit is the perfect introduction to robot building and sustainable energy sources.
Fourteen different robots can be built using this kit, all powered by solar energy, so no batteries to buy and all can function on land or in the water.
A superb learning toy for children of all ages, at a price that won’t break the bank.
Meccano Meccanoid Robot Construction Set
Meccano is a name that has become synonymous with build and play toys since the first Meccano construction set rolled off the production line in 1901 and the latest construction kit to carry the Meccano name is a futuristic leap into the world of robotics, with the impressive Meccanoid programmable robot.
Standing at an impressive four feet high the Meccanoid is the robotic pal your children have always dreamt about and features realistic movement of the head, arms and legs thanks to its impressive array of ten powerful motors.
Innovative programming methods and voice recognition allow for almost unlimited interaction with the Meccanoid XL 2.0, who can mimic your movements, respond to spoken commands and provide feedback by changing the colour of his large LED eyes.
LEGO Mindstorms EV3
the ultimate robot building kit
Since its inception in 1998 the LEGO Mindstorms robotic kits have dominated the world of do it yourself robot building, the sheer quality of components and the ability to program the robots to do your bidding ensured that the Mindstorm’s range became the best selling toy ever in LEGO’s impressive arsenal.
The second generation Mindstorms NXT was released circa 2006 and since then LEGO have been consulting with users on how best to develop the Mindstorms range, one hundred lucky enthusiasts were even invited on to the Mindstorms developer program to ensure consumers got exactly what they wanted from the next generation of robot kits.
The result is the amazing LEGO Mindstorms EV3, guaranteed to become the biggest selling robot kit ever and a major evolution in robot building.
Mindstorms EV3 features 594 Technic pieces, which when combined with the programmable intelligent bricks allows the user to build seventeen different robots, straight out of the box, all of which can be controlled by computer or any smart device, thanks to the impressive free LEGO Mindstorms app that even shows you how to build robots in its 3D training environment.
A must have purchase for any robot enthusiast both young and old, the ultimate robot creation building set is here now.
Build your own Robotic Arm
Before you build your army of indestructible killer robots intent on world domination, it might be a good idea to learn the basic principles of robotic engineering and building your very own robot arm is the perfect introduction.
With this technologically advanced kit the budding roboticist will learn the principles of robot design and the engineering principles that allow them to function.
An absorbing, educational do it yourself kit that will provide hours of fun for both the young and older robot enthusiast.
Alien Robots Kit
the book that thinks it’s a toy
When is a book not a book? When it’s the amazing Alien Robots Kit written and designed by author and children’s toy kit designer David Eckold.
Build six impressive alien robots as you work your way through the colourful, beautifully illustrated pages, which explain in detail how to construct these little alien robot characters that can be re-built over and over.
Hours of fun for all the family at a pocket money price you just can’t ignore.