Published on October 8, 2015
Create robotic artistic masterpieces! Try drawing a portrait, writing your name, or even making some expressive abstract paintings with this roaming artbot. The arm automatically swings side to side while you drive the Bot around with the Controller, creating a trail of color on whatever surface it touches.
This project is a REMIX of the BITBOT. You can start either build the Drawbot from scratch or if you already made the Bitbot, just make a few small adjustments to your circuit as seen below.
Duration: 60 minutes
Adding the powerSnap
Final circuit should look like this
Make sure you flip the dimmer 180° as shown in the image.
Use Glue Dots to stick the battery to the board.