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I-BOT Robot Pack 7 - Line Tracker Module

Line tracker module for the I-BOT robot (module not compatible with Microbot robot)
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I-BOT Robot Pack 7

Pack 7 contains the line tracker module, two quarter modules, two brics, three 14mm spacers and six Philips head screws. This pack is not compatible with the Microbot.
 

About the I-BOT Robot

(No longer available as a complete kit - Superseded by the Microbot)

The I-BOT robot was a revolutionary promotional robot kit released in 2005, by Microbric in conjunction with ‘The Adelaide Advertiser’ newspaper. Each day during the two week promotion tokens were printed in the newspaper. These tokens were used to redeem a sequence of fourteen I-BOT packs. Day by day, pack by pack, the I-BOT could be constructed until it was fully functional by day 14.

I-BOT robot kit

The I-BOT robot has a host of pre-programmed functions that are activated by driving the robot over special barcodes. The I-BOT can also be controlled using a standard TV/DVD remote control.
 

I-BOT robot reading a barcode I-BOT robot controlled by an infrared remote control

The I-BOT’s pre-programmed functions are:
  • Driving Functions - Drive Forward, Drive Backward, Spin Left, Spin Right, Turn Left, Turn Right
  • Line Tracker - The I-BOT robot can follow a black line on a white surface
  • Drive In Line - The I-BOT robot uses the line tracker to drive within black borders on a white surface
  • Remote control – Command the Ai2 robot using a standard TV/DVD remote control
  • Play Music – Two tunes
  • Bump Robot - Using the bump sensors, the I-BOT robot can detect & move around obstacles in its path
  • Plus much more…

In addition to the pre-programmed functions, the I-BOT robot kit has the ability to be completely custom controlled and programmed using Microbric’s ‘I-BOT Icon Language’ software. This powerful and easy to use software enables the user to create simple programs within minutes.

I-BOT robot programming screen shot

Complete kits of the I-BOT are no longer available. To find out more about the I-BOT robot, view instructions and download the programming software visit the I-BOT’s website here.
 

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We have the Microbric Viper, and we are looking for the line tracker module. Is this I-BOT module compatible with the Viper?

Unfortunately no the I-BOT line tracker will not work with the Viper.




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