Where to Start
When considering the broad nature of robotics, deciding on the right product(s) is not always easy. This section is intended to help you decide on the right technology and products to best suit your needs. As robotics is ever changing, this section too will change and evolve, and new content will be added regularly.
RobotShop has divided all of its products into categories and sub-categories. Whether you are looking to buy a robotic vacuum, toy, development platform, part or gift, this is the place to start.
Interested in buying a robotic vacuum, pool cleaner, pet care product or other domestic robot but not sure which product would best suit your needs? This is the place to start.
Robotic kits allow people to learn how to create a particular type of robot while gaining the knowledge, skills and expertise to be used in building ever increasingly complex robots.
Many individuals are now choosing technologically advanced gifts for their friends and relatives. If you are not technologically inclined, or simply unsure of what to get, take a look at the guide below.
Custom robots (general)
This guide is primarily intended for individuals who are new to the world of robotics and looking to build a CUSTOM MOBILE robot. Since the "ideal" way of designing and building robots is subjective, the following steps should be considered only as suggestions. Your feedback is always welcome. Links have been created for key works for the user's convenience and to provide examples whenever applicable. This guide does not limit you to any specific type of robot, electronics or programming language. It will be up to you to select parts based on your needs.
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