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The UBTECH Jimu Robots Builder’s Guide

How to Create and Make Them Come to Life

Authors: Rollins, Mark

  • Get a comprehensive summary of the Jimu Robots hardware and software
  • Practical instructions on how to design and build your own creation
  • Only book on the market covering UBTECH's Jimu Robots kit
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eBook $19.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2925-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2924-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Create robots and other mechanical devices with UBTECH's Jimu Robots kit. This book shows you the high potential for STEM learning with the Jimu Robots, hardware, and software. You'll design a basic and walking creation and bring to life robots of your own. 

As UBTECH expands their Jimu Robots into the hands of STEM learners and teachers, this book serves as its official companion, providing an introduction to the Jimu Robots wide range of capabilities. In short, The UBTECH Jimu Robots Builder’s Guide will provide inspiration and innovative potential to existing users and those who are into the growing tech/maker trend of Jimu Robots.   
What You’ll Learn

  • Use all the latest Jimu Robot pieces and kits
  • Apply practical instructions to build creative Jimu Robot models
  • Improve STEM education with Jimu Robots
  • Assemble creations that users can control via smartphone or tablet
 Who This Book Is For

Educators, makers, tinkerers, and STEM participants 

About the authors

Mark Rollins has written six books for Apress, three of them about LEGO. Mark worked at Wal-Mart and Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories before deciding to devote himself to being a full-time writer. Since then, he has written for many tech and gadget blogs including coolest-gadgets.com, gadgetell.com, gamertell.com and many other journals that have since gone online. In 2009, he started his own tech and gadget blog known as www.TheGeekChurch.com. In addition to his career in tech, Mark recently wrote a science fiction/fantasy known as The Labyrinth House, and he intends to write the next two books in the trilogy. He currently lives in Pullman, Washington with his wife and three children where he also works part-time at Washington State University helping other student writers.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Jimu Robots in STEM Education

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 1-33

  • Your First UBTECH Jimu Robots Construction

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 35-76

  • The Jimu Robots Software Application

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 77-90

  • The Jimu Robots Vehicle and How to Make It Go

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 91-125

  • The Jimu Robots Walking Vehicle

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 127-144

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2925-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2924-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The UBTECH Jimu Robots Builder’s Guide
Book Subtitle
How to Create and Make Them Come to Life
Authors
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Mark Rollins
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-2925-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-2925-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-2924-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 225
Number of Illustrations
304 illustrations in colour
Topics