Welcome to ChickBot - the affordable robot

It's early days for the ChickBot Club so please bear with us whilst we upload all the materials we have to share with you.

A fully functional low-cost robot

chickbot-logoThis is ChickBot, a low-cost, simple, robust, fully programmable, expandable, open source robot kit that best of all, goes cheep!

Kits are available for the Raspberry Pi, Arduino or BBC micro:bit with activities for all ages.

ChickBot is more than just a robot, but a maker platform with numerous sensors, input & output add-ons for off-screen computing projects.

Schools, clubs & maker groups can buy in parts and build ChickBots for just £10 / €13 / $14.



The details …

Everything you need to know about ChickBot & the club

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Build & Program

Instructions for hardware, software & programming your ChickBot

All the details here


Materials for club leaders & teachers with activities at all levels

It's all here

Buy Direct

No school or club nearby? Then buy direct. Profits reinvested.

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Latest Posts

The Bett Show

As part of our commitment to being a non-profit, we’ve used the small surplus from the KickStarter campaign along with a startup grant to have a table at the Bett Show, the main British education / schools exhibition, to help spread the word amongst schools in the UK. Getting a larger user base is a key […]

Christmas 2016

Buy a ChickBot Arduino or micro:bit kit, save 10% with code XMAS2016 and we’ll throw in a microswitch accessory so you can program the bump-n-go activity!

KickStarter Success!

Woo hoo, we’re funded and the next stage of getting ChickBot out in to the world will be going ahead as planned. Happy Dance!

KickStarter promotion

Our KickStarter is live! Check out the details at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/11438761/chickbot-the-fully-functional-low-cost-robot and, if you can support us, make a pledge!