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swarm bot

Explore, but stay close to Bitty Bot or Charger Beacon to stay alive.
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UPDATED 12/15/13 One night about two moons ago I sat at my workbench in the garage with a bunch of miscellaneous parts in front of me. I picked up a .22F Super … Read more

Jot

UPDATE: 1/05/13 New angle.  I finished my ATtiny Bitsy Spider (ABS) board and wanted to do something with it.  While stringing it together I had thought of … Read more

Help with Micro/Mini Gearhead motors for tiny bot

Ok so if you've read my profile here, one of my goals is to create/produce a low cost, versatile micro/mini robot that could be used as a swarm bot.

Currently I'm trying to source some decent tiny gearhead motors for under $12 dollars. Today I've come across these:

http://goo.gl/H17Wj

and this

http://goo.gl/0U1bf

 

Also there are some 3V gearmotors of the same dimensions with varying RPMs (from 30 to 100rpm) available as well. The torque ratios are not given for those, however.