In this post, we’ve hand picked what we consider some of the best robotic kits for adults. These have been evaluated on the criteria that they provide a complex introduction to robotics that teach both programming (software) and circuits and microcontrollers, as well as mechanical assembly (hardware). These kits are a good introduction to the concept of a robot with programming interfaces to control the robots. These kits are for advanced learners looking to work on robotics. These kits are ideal for anyone looking to get into robotics or learn how to actuate and control hardware with software! Check out what we consider the best robotics kits for adults below:
SunFounder Smart Video Car Kit
- An in depth review is available from us
- Perfect robot kits for adults to learn Raspberry Pi (Compatible with RPi 4B/3B/3B+/2B/2B+, Raspberry Pi is NOT included), robotics, electronics and program
- Wide-angle USB webcam for real-time image/video transmission.
- Remote control with the UI on PC or on a web browser (mobiles, tablets…)
- Guides and tutorials available for assembly, code available to program and control
Makeblock mBot Ranger 3-in-1 Robot Kit
- Powerful engines and extraordinary grip tracks make Ranger suitable for any terrain.
- Kids can use Makeblock app to control Ranger and use Scratch or Arduino C programming language to program it.
- Equipped with Me Auriga mainboard, Ranger robotics kit include various modules, such as ultrasonic sensor, line-tracking sensor, 2 light sensors, gyroscope sensor, 12 RGB LED, buzzer, temperature sensor, Bluetooth module.
Omni Directional Mecanum Wheels Robot Car Kit
- Advanced robotic kit for ages 12+
- The Macanum Wheels, or the Omni Wheels, feature a hub with rollers angled at 45 degrees to the axis of rotation. The wheels gives you the freedom to move the car forward, backwards, sideways, and diagonally.
- The car is ideal for helping students learn Arduino programming from scratch.
- Comes with all the accessories: The kit includes OSOYOO Mega 2560 board which is fully compatible with Arduino Mega560, OSOYOO ESP8266 WiFi shield, and basic tutorials with pictures, sample project codes, and step-by-step instructions.
KEYESTUDIO Mini Tank Robot V2 Smart Car Kit
- This tank robot car kit is compatible with Arduino and Mixly ((block programming platform) , ideal for Arduino beginners and professionals to learn robotics, electronics and programming.
- With a detailed tutorial for assembling it and all parts are named and organized.
- This programmable robot supports Arduino IDE.15 detailed online projects
- Search for “KEYESTUDIO ks0428” in Google Chromefor a detailed English User Manual.
Robotic Arm Kit 6DOF
- Robotic arms are used in manufacturing and this is a good intro to these systems
- Support control from wireless free Android/iOS APP; Provide graphical PC software
- All using high-precision digital servo, which make control more accurate
- Provided video tutorials to learn how to use and assemble the robotic arm in detail
FREENOVE Quadruped Robot Kit with Remote
- This robot can crawl and twist like a living creature. (Assembly required. Battery NOT included.)
- Provides detailed assembly tutorial and complete code -> The download link can be found on the product box
- Battery not included
SunFounder PiSloth AI Programmable Robot Kit
- PiSloth is a Bionic robot with an aluminum alloy structure. Engineered for the Raspberry Pi platform, the robot kit can talk, dance, and even express emotions, such as happiness and excitement.（Applicable Age : 14+）
- The robot can be programmed with 22 different actions, such as: Stomp, Swing and MoonWalk, you can also customize the actions according to your needs.
- Raspberry pi is not included
Tank Raspberry Pi Robotic Kit for Adults
- Transbot uses the Rviz, Movelt, and Qt toolboxes in the robot operating system to realize the joint control of the robotic arm Movelt simulation and the real machine. You can also operate at any time on the 7-inch screen
- Astra Pro 3D Camera provided by version III supports 3D mapping navigation technology (rtab) containing pure vision and visual radar fusion (VSLAM)
- Most advanced robot kit with industry like sensors for testing ai localization, perception, motion & mapping algorithms
We hope you could find an interesting robotic kit for adults in our list above. If you are interested in learning more about robots, check out our youtube channel to learn more.