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EyeClops Hack?

I bought an EyeClops at yard sale for $3 the other day.  It's a toy that kids can use to "see" in the dark using infrared.  I pulled the electronics out of it. It has two rings of IR LEDs and a camera that connect to a 5 AA battery pack. The camera connects to a small video display that  used to be positioned infront of your eye. Has anyone tried to hack this and use the parts for a robot? Gotta be some way to make use of the camera.

 

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