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Replacement: None. There is no direct replacement for this robot kit. This page is for reference only.
Description: This is a intermediate skill-leveled robot kit, suitable for students in technical colleges as well as universities. This robotics kit will give you the opportunity to work with a 16x2 LCD, DC motors, servo motors, and more!
The backbone of the Robo-PICA kit is a PIC PIC16F887 microcontroller, set to run at 20MHz. Builders can write the controlling program in assembly, BASIC and/or C. This kit includes a number of example programs, compiled using the mikroC compiler, from mikroElektronika.
A USB programmer is included, compatible with Microchip's PICkit2TM programmer. The software can use PICkit2TM programming software. Free downlaod the latest version at www.microchip.com.