Active Robots is a leading supplier and manufacturer of robotics and electronics based in Somerset in the UK.
Their product range includes an extensive collection of robot kits and parts, such as motors, wheels, controllers, sensors and much more. Active Robots have also developed a number of products which can increase the functionality of radio controlled models.
The company has grown dramatically in the last twelve years, and now has over two and a half thousand products to choose from, including the SumoBot which you can see on YouTube.
Active Robots are always on the lookout for new products that would be of interest to their customers. The newest additions to the range include products from Aldebaran Robotics, Parallax, Phidgets, RoboteQ and Labjack. Active Robots is one of only two distributers within the UK to offer the highly popular VEX range.
The company can often be found attending robotics and technology events, such as the BETT show in London, and the VEX World Championships in Florida, where over 600 teams competed from more than 16 countries!
You might have seen Active Robots take part in The Gadget Show robot race, creating their own robot as you can see in this video. It was also ranked by the presenters as the best robot in the race! You can watch the race here.
You can also check out some of the Active Robots products in action on YouTube!