Ages 9+
Ages 9+

Walking Robot


What you get

Use this robotics kit to build a walking robot. Play with mechanical motion through robot building and experimentation!

Includes a step-by-step video tutorial link, illustrated blueprint instructions for this project kit, all the materials, and a special-edition Tinker Zine magazine for more fun!

As seen on: Red Tricycle

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From the desk of the product designer:

Behind the design

Our design was inspired by old-fashioned, wind-up table toys. But this retro robot has a bunch more stamina, thanks to its motor and cams!

By the numbers

Designs tested before the final design: 15

Contestants in the secret competition for the magazine DIY alternate configuration: 13

Robots that escaped during testing: 1



35 reviews

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Happy mom
Jul 25 2021

It was amazing. My daughter is 8 and was able to put most of it together on her own without any help. She’s so proud of her creation

Mar 23 2021

The robot was pretty good. The instructions were easy to follow. Great product my 11 year old daughter loved it

Mar 14 2021

It was fun to make but I wish there was a little more to it. Not sure what? Maybe leave the front plate blank and have the kids draw circuitry or some kind of design before attaching it. They’d have more ownership.