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!

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! ”
- The KiwiCo Product Design team

By the numbers

Designs tested before the final design: 15

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

Robots that escaped during testing: 1

Additional details



28 reviews

Sep 3 2020

This was such a fun activity to do on the weekend. Plus, he loves robots!!

Aug 8 2020

My 9 year old daughter loved making it and showing it proudly to family and friends.

Jul 9 2020

My 4 yr old enjoyed hours of learning with this activity