Donation Robot Competition
- May use any controller, but special category for the Microbit Microcontroller.
- Movement is triggered by a coin or bill acceptor (does not have to be professional)
- Due date is December 9th at a robotics meeting at CSULB in Long Beach (tbd) with opportunity for showcase on Dec 16th, 2024 at 419 Shoreline Village Drive, Suite Q (downtown LB)
Examples of Donation Robots (click image to see video)
Simple concept. Donation robot with hacked coin acceptor that uses the Hummingbird Bit.
Donation Robot using a hacked piggy bank toy.
Donation Robot (SantaBot) using an EV3 and a ‘bill acceptor’ created with an ir sensor, a motor and wheels. All done in LEGO by an enthusiastic first grader/inventor. See about 4:00 for the demonstration of how it works. Start from the beginning for the design process.
More Information: Email firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 562-225-9589
Build onsite with us on selected days.
$25 gift cards in categories < 11 years of age, 12+ years of age, 18+.