Rapiro is a DIY model robot kit for hobby and education in sofeware engineering and robotics area. A cute, affordable, easy-to-assembled humanoid robot kit comes with 12 servos and servo control board (Arduino compatible). It’s designed for Raspberry Pi and its camera module. Looks small, acts large, all its limitless possibilities depend on how you program it. Rapiro is manufactured by Switch Science.
Easy to assemble!
Rapiro is very easy to assemble! All you need to build Rapiro is two screwdrivers, and to follow the simple step-by-step instructions. Rapiro comes with a pre-programmed Rapiro board which works right after assembling.
The Rapiro board is Arduino compatible and you can program it using the Arduino IDE. Your Rapiro could dance or sweep your desk if you program it to do so. Rapiro has countless possibilities for expansion! By mounting a Raspberry Pi and sensors (sold separately), you can customize your Rapiro anyway you want.
Body parts (30 pieces)
Servo motors (12 pieces)
Screws (50 pieces)
Cables (2 pieces)
Pre-programmed RAPIRO board (2 pieces)
*Raspberry Pi, sensors, battery and AC adaptor are not included.
Size 250mm X 200mm X 155mm(when assembled)
Weight 1kg (when assembled)
PC Interface : USB
Tools required for assembly Screwdrivers (#0, #1)
Recommended Ages Kids (and big kids) aged 15 and upwards
Five AA Ni-MH batteries(Works for 45 -90 minutes)
AC adaptor (6V-12V, 4A and over, Plug: Outer diameter 5.5mm, Inner diameter 2.1mm, Center-positive, Barrel-negative)
About an AC adaptor:
Input: 6-12V, 4A
Please find an AC adaptor which can supply it.
However, even if the rated value satisfies the conditions, sometimes it does not work by the electric property or quality.
*Operation confirmed AC adaptor list is 6V4A of WSU060-4000 Mouser Electronics (Mouser Part #:553-WSU060-4000)
In the case of the defect or malfunction caused by manufacturing problems, and the lacking in the contents of the kit, please contact: [email protected] within 3 months from the delivery. We can send you the replacement parts for free. This service operates 10:00 to 18:00 on Monday to Friday except public holidays, New Year vacation and Summer vacation.This product is the assembly kit. We do not indemnify any damage caused by mistakes in the using or assembling. In particular, the servo motor can be deteriorated depending on the frequency of use by its very nature. All parts that make up the kit, you can purchase separately as replacement parts.
Documentation and Resources:
We deliver Australia-wide with these options:
- $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
- $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
- $8.95 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
- Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)
International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:
- $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
- $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)
If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.
Our physical address:
Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
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