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Arexx RA2-MINI Robot Arm Mini Kit

Order Code:  

13-1417

Brand: Arexx Engineering MPN: RA2-HOBBY EAN-13: 8717371231279
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6 at factory, lead time 9 days
2 in Stock, despatched same dayStandard Factory lead time 9 days

The Arexx Mini Robot Arm is an affordable robot for the hobbyist. It is ideally suited to learning the basics of electronics, mechanics and programming. The robot arm is controlled by a powerful ATMEGA64 microcontroller that is programmable via Open Source Tools in C. The user can upload his own programs simply and easily via the supplied USB interface and the Uploader software. The I/O inputs and outputs together with the flexible I2C bus system allow the addition of extra modules enabling the robot to react to its environment.

Pack includes: - Complete Robot Arm construction set (mechanics and electronics), USB interface with lead and CD-ROM containing all required software and manuals.


    What can we do with the Robot Arm?
  • Transfer example and new programs into the Robot Arm
  • Control the Robot Arm via a keyboard
  • Control and program the Robot Arm via the RACS software
  • Extend the Robot Arm with ready-to-use extension modules so that it can hear, feel and see in order to react to its environment
  • Just as genuine robots can build e.g. cars, this robot can also do some tasks for you
  • The Robot Arm can communicate with its environment and many other units via its I2C interface
  • Artificial intelligence: The Robot Arm improves its software automatically via its self-learning software

ATMEGA64 processor
Various available I/O inputs and outputs
I2C bus
4 mini-servos
2 maxi-servos
Plastic arm with metal chassis
Arm length 260mm
Height 320mm
Base diameter 150mm
Power supply 6 to 12V

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Questions




01 October 2018 Question by: otto | Product code: 13-1417
Q. what is the weight?
A. Hi Otto, thank you for your question. This unit weighs 1000g/1kg approximately.


12 October 2016 Question by: Chris | Product code: 13-1417
Q. the motors what type are they? DC? or stepper? also the electronics powering the motors can be accessed directly by bypassing the microcontroller?
A. Hi Chris, thank you for your question. These are a DC servo motor installed in the uni and can be passed to the direct connection if required.


14 June 2016 Question by: Declan McDonald | Product code: 13-1417
Q. Can I program this arm using Mac OS
A. Hi Declan, thank you for your question. This supports Windows or Linux only unfortunately.


06 July 2015 Question by: Timothy Ward | Product code: 13-1417
Q. What sort of repeatability can the robot achieve?
A. Hi Timothy, thank you for your question. The device can be programmed to repeat itself so in effect can continually repeat a task if required.

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