2 🧩 Open the Box
"life is like a box of Bittle." 🔍
Unassembled Bittle Kit and Pre-assembled Bittle. The toe covers and camera are optional add-ons.
If you received the pre-assembled Bittle, you need to insert the neck into the body and bend the knees to natural angles. Drag the curly wire from the knee side to the shoulder side to avoid squeezing when the knee joints rotate. Put the joints into the following posture before turning on the power.
Pay attention to the direction of the head and the joints
Long press the battery's button for 2~3 seconds to power on/off. Unplug the insulation sheet of the infrared remote's battery, then you can control Bittle to move. The robot will keep pausing its movements with beeping sounds when the battery is low. Then you need to charge the battery with a 5V micro-USB cable. Considering safety, the battery won't supply power during charging.
Buzzer beep meaning:
You can skip chapter 3 NyBoard Configuration, chapter 4 Assemble the Frame, and chapter 5 Connect Wires. Go to Chapter 6 Calibration directly. You may need to open Bittle's back cover to insert the Bluetooth dongle.
If you order the unassembled Bittle kit, you will have to solve a challenging and fun puzzle. You will learn more about robotics after understanding the design logic behind Bittle. Please move to the following chapters for details.