This is part of an on-going series of posts about littleBits. We encourage you to use the Tips & Tricks to enhance your Bit projects. littlebits is available in the Adafruit store – Starter Kit, Extended Kit and Teaser kit.
The bend sensor is activated when the strip is flexed. To signal to the output Bits, bend the strip down, towards the Bit’s feet . Please make sure not to crease it, that could damage the Bit! Try this with a bargraph to test its sensitivity. This is one of the best Bits to make games with! Read more.
This is the first of an on-going series of posts about littleBits projects. littlebits is available in the Adafruit store – Starter Kit, Extended Kit and Teaser kit.
Perfect for BBQs and outdoor play, the Monster ball project provides instant fun and games. Make your own by combing an old cereal box and craft material with the bend sensor, fan, power and wire Bits. Once it’s completed, take it to your next summer gathering and try to get a ball (we like crumpled paper) into the cup below the monster’s tongue. Whenever the ball goes in, the Monster’s eye spins! Find out how to make your own Monster Ball here.