1st Maker Space

Bristlebots Kit

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  • Regular price $99.99

As our best-seller, Bristlebots are small robots made by attaching a vibrating motor to a toothbrush head. By adjusting the position of the pipe cleaner arms,
Bristlebots will travel in circles, straight lines, or scoot around in random directions. What can you make yourBristlebot do? Bristlebots are great for teaching engineering, motors, circuits, and principles of balance.
 It comes with a lesson plan complete with how-to videos that connect to Indiana Science and Math Process Standards.

NOTE: Bristlebots do not require tools to build. The toothbrush head comes pre-cut, and motor wires have exposed ends to connect to the battery.

Build Time: 5-15 minutes
Age Range: 9+
Tools Needed: None
Caution: Contains small parts

Sold in a Classroom set of 25, 10 or 4.