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MakerBit Mini-Makerspace Set


Not sure what to get if you're just setting up a makerspace with the MakerBit?


This is a good starting set that will give you 6 MakerBit plus 6 micro:bit units which can be shared among different projects, 6 each motors & servos, and 18 additional Project Sets with LEDs, touchpoints, LED and touch ribbon cables, which is enough for 30 interactive maker projects. (The MakerBits would be shared between the projects, and materials can be re-used as desired).


The MakerBit Mini-Makerspace Set includes:


   6 MakerBit Starter Kits PLUS

   6 Audio Narration Add-on kits

18 Touch cables

18 Additional sets of touchpoints + LEDs

18 Mixed LED easy-connect ribbon cables

18 Red LED easy-connect ribbon cables

18 Blue LED easy-connect ribbon cables

   6 Servos and motors

   6 LCD digital displays



For a total of:


     6 MakerBit boards

     6 BBC micro:bit micro-controllers

     6 microUSB-data cables

     6 Foam pads to insulate the underside of the MakerBit

30 mixed LED easy-connect cables

30 pre-attached red LED ribbon cables

30 pre-attached blue LED ribbon cables

30 touch sensor easy-connect ribbon cables

     6 2-conductor motor connecting wires

     6 3-conductor servo connecting wires

750 touchpoints (30 packages of 25 ea.)

360 each Red, Green, Yellow, Blue LEDs (30 packages of 12 each for 1440 total)

180 Multi-color flashing LEDs (30 packages of 6 each)

    6 RGB LEDs

  12 Photocell (light) sensors

    6 Temperature sensors

    6 Active buzzers

    6 Passive buzzers (piezo speakers)

    6 Pushbutton switches

    6 Hole-making tools for LEDs

    6 Small motors plus gears & propellers

    6 180-degree 9g servos

    6 Mp3 playback module

    6 microSD card for audio files

    6 Amplified speaker

    6 USB-microSD card adapter


Catalog #: 1113m


Retail Price: $1500

Early Supporter & School Price: $1250


Also available without the micro:bit

Catalog #: 1113

Early Supporter & School Price: $1160


Note: Depending on how many teachers and other staff will be using the MakerBit system in your makerspace, we recommend purchasing additional single MakerBit kits for those particular staff members.


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