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New in the Maker Shed: Lego Mindstorms NXT 2.0

Lego Mindstorms NXT 2.0
Due to popular demand, the Maker Shed now carries Lego Mindstorms NXT 2.0! This awesome Lego set is much better than than the original Mindstorms that I have. It includes new models, more customizable programming and all-new technologies! Mindstorms NXT 2.0 combines the versatility of the LEGO building system with an intelligent microcomputer brick and intuitive drag-and-drop programming software based on LabVIEW. The new 2.0 toolkit features everything you need to create your first robot in 30 minutes and then thousands of other robotics inventions that do what you want! The intelligent NXT LEGO brick features 32-bit microprocessor, a large matrix display, 4 input and 3 output ports. It connects to your computer using Bluetooth or USB.

  • NXT 32-bit microcontroller with 256k memory
  • 3 interactive servo motors with built-in rotation sensors
  • 1 ultrasonic sensor
  • 2 touch sensors
  • Color sensor with triple functionality: color sensor/light sensor/color lamp
  • Support for Bluetooth, USB 2.0
  • 619 pieces



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