Robotic Emoticon

The Robot Emoticon gives robots a way to display their emotions (status) or can be used to create four color, 64 pixel animations.

Features of the Robot Emoticon

  1. Capable of displaying single images or animations
  2. Contains an 8 by 8 array of bicolor LEDs
  3. The PICAXE-28X2 has sufficient memory to display an animation of over ten images.
  4. Simple to program in BASIC

The price for the Robot Emoticon v1.2 (Emot) is $58.50 plus $4.00 S&H. The Robot Emoticon kit contains all the necessary parts except for solder. An assembled and tested Emoticon is available for $68.50 plus $4.00 S&H.

Instructions for assembling the CheapBot-20
Spreadsheet for calculating color settings for images
Sample countdown program

To program the Robot Emoticon's PICAXE-28X2, you'll need to download the PICAXE Programmer. It's free at this link