InstaBots Bluetooth Control Self-Balancing Robot

brand: SainSmart SKU: 101-20-200
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Educational
The InstaBots V4 Kit is specifically designed to introduce kids and other beginners to programming, electronics, and robotics. The hands-on experience of assembling the electronic components is an excellent teacher.

Powerful
At the heart of the kit is the Arduino Mega board. Small but powerful, this open source controller is versatile, programmable, and compatible with a variety of modular shields.

Easy-to-Build
The included toolbox and instructions document the step-by-step assembly process. More details can be found on the product’s wiki page.

Convenient
The latest version supports Bluetooth control via the iOS and Android apps, allowing learners to monitor and customize configuration parameters from their smartphones or tablets.

 ASSEMBLY VIDEO

 The soldering tool we used in video: ToolPAC PRO32 Smart Soldering Tool Set

Learning Through Playing

Hands-on Programming, Electronics, and Robotics

Develop Building Skills

Geared towards kids, the InstaBots Kit teaches programming, electronics, and robotics concepts. The building process is critical in developing mechanical skills and teaching electronics fundamentals.

Encourage Imagination

The open-source Arduino architecture makes exploring the endless possibilities of robotics easy and fun.

Simple, Powerful Design
  • Versatile and programmable DIY robot kit
  • Built-in Arduino Mega board
  • Compatible with a variety of shields
  • Supports Bluetooth 4.0
Note:

This DIY kit needs assembly.  Batteries are not included. Not support Android 7.0 or above

Microcontroller Based on Arduino Mega

Powered by the Arduino Mega board, the SainSmart InstaBots V4 is a versatile, programmable, self-balancing robot. Its open source architecture makes the level of customization nearly limitless.

Bluetooth Wireless Module

The latest version supports Bluetooth control via the iOS and Android apps, allowing learners to monitor and customize configuration parameters from their smartphones or tablets.  Simply install the InstaBots app and connect to the Arduino board via Bluetooth.

Simple, Sturdy Chassis

The chassis is simple and tough, making it great for both indoor and outdoor use.  Start exploring the possibilities today!

FEATURES

  • Self-balancing
  • Uses the MPU6050 sensor, which contains a MEMS accelerometer and gyro integrated into the same a chip
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Parameters are easy to adjust in SainSmart’s InstaBots app
  • App supports both Android and iOS
  • Three digital and three analog input pin connectors for add-on modules (shields)

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Size: 7.9 x 2.6 x 4.3" (200 x 65 x 110 mm)
  • Weight: 448 g
  • Motor: 12V, 126 RPM
  • Wheel Diameter: 2.55” (65 mm)
  • Voltage Range: 10 V to 13 V (11.1 V is recommended(
  • Battery: Li-Po battery (not included)
  • Bluetooth Range: 33 to 66 ft (10 to 20 m)

     

    Wiring: 

    Motor

    Connector1

    Connector2

    Red

    A1

    BO2

    Black

    A2

    BO1

    Green

    G

    G

    Blue

    5V

    VCC

    Yellow

    B

    A

    White

    A

    B 

    Power

    Battery

    GND

    CND

    5V

    NC

    VIN

    11.1V

     

    WHAT’S IN THE PACKAGE
    • 1× MEGA2560 R3 Compatible with Arduino
    • 1× SainSmart Proto_Shield V4.0    
    • 1× Balancing Robot Platform   
    • 1× BLE 4.0 Module            
    • 1× TB6612FNG             
    • 1× MPU 6050 sensor   
    • 2× Coupling            
    • 2× Motor Bracket              
    • 2× Gear Motor              
    • 2× Wheel                       
    • 2× Wire bundles                     
    • 1× T-type plug  
    • Assorted screws and nuts
    • 1× USB Programming Cable
    • 1× Instruction Manual