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Totem Tortoise

Totem Tortoise is one of the alien robots Binary found on Planet Totem. With a brand new BinaryBots sensor board and awesome hide in shell ability, bring the tortoise alive with code today!

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  • Includes Free online activities
  • Accessory for BBC micro:bit
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  • Dispatched in 1 business day

There's no limit to the fun you can have with Totem Tortoise

  • Build your very own robot
  • Setup the powerful motorised web
  • Hook up the Sensor Board
  • Bring it to life with the BBC micro:bit & code

What's in the box

  • All the pieces required to construct the Totem Tortoise
  • Instruction Book
  • Unique hide in shell ability with motor etc.
  • BBC micro:bit power & interface board
  • Powerful BinaryBots sensor board
  • Totem screwdriver
  • Doesn't come with a BBC micro:bit Sold separately

BinaryBots Kinetic Sensor Board

This kit includes one of the latest innovations from BinaryBots - the BinaryBots Totem Sensor board. Bring your robot to life and code it to respond with real instincts - poke your robot to make it mad and stroke it to calm down. Code responses according to real world actions

  • Has 2 unique capacitive touch sensor strips for poke and stroke interface
  • 4 addressable multi colour LEDs
  • Light sensor and buzzer
  • Vibramotor for haptic feedback

Totem Mechanics

The patent pending invention Totem Mechanics allow for some incredible innovations - strong, easy to use and adaptable from simple to very complex structures

  • Makes sturdy structures.
  • Tailor made for building electronics and mechanics together
  • While building it is easy to expand the structure – beams or boards are easily attached using wide range of brackets, that make 45 or 90 corners to any direction
  • Screwdriver has super strong magnetic grip - bolt firmly stays on even when shaking it
  • Nuts stay in structure; they do not fall out before fastened
  • Extra grab bags allow for any innovation

BinaryBots teach your child to code

6 reasons why children should learn to code:
  1. Code is one of the world's most widely used languages.
  2. Connected devices are already reshaping our world.
  3. Kids learn better and faster when they're young.
  4. Set them up for a successful career.
  5. Unleash your child's creativity.
  6. Increase your child's confidence.

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit Videos

Unboxing BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - What's in Bag 1?

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Assembling Bag 1 "the body"

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - What's in Bag 2?

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Assembling Bag 2 "the legs"

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - What's in Bag 3?

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Assembling Bag 3 "the shell"

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - What's in Bag 4?

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Assembling Bag 4 "the head"

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Sensor Board

BinaryBots Planet Totem Tortoise Kit - Coding the micro:bit