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Product Feature: The Base Kit
The littleBits Base Kit is a fantastic foundation for a journey into creation and design, no soldering, programming or wiring required. The Base Kit is a set of 10 of our color-coded Bits modules that snap together with magnets to create larger circuits, guaranteed to keep curious minds engaged for hours. With over 150,000 possible circuit combinations, there’s certainly nothing basic about the Base Kit.
Here are some examples of what you can make:
Combine the button and bright led with materials from around your house to make a working flashlight!
Want to learn about the phases of the moon? With a dc motor and light sensor, this project helps demonstrate the shadows cast on the moon as it orbits the earth. At any point in the orbit, when you look at the moon from the point of view of the earth, you will see a different shadow. The various shadows represent the phases of the moon, from a waxing gibbous, to a full moon, to a waning crescent!
Make a working record player using little more than a pizza box, the littleBits dc motor, notebook paper, and a sewing pin.
Build a cam for your dc motor to make this littleBits classic.
Windmills have been around for over 1000 years, converting wind into power. Make your own model with variable speed using a dimmer, a dc motor, and popsicle sticks.
Stay tuned for more Festivus product features this week!]]>