The Beetle Bot

This robot uses two flex sensor to feel the world around them. Beetles navigate and explore their worlds by using their two antennae to find their way under rocks, tree bark, leaves and other dark spaces to help them find food and avoid predators. The beetle bot is able to avoid obstacles because of the flex sensors special property of measuring the bending of the sensor through variations in resistance.

This kit includes: 

  • 2x Flex Sensor - 2.2"
  • 2x 0.1 uF Capacitor
  • 2x 10kOhm Resistor