Today only, as a part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking up to 35% off select littleBits kits starting at $49.99 shipped. We’ve covered littleBits’ offerings extensively in the past, noting its kid-friendly designs and intuitive builds. Many of today’s deals are at Amazon all-time lows. These kits will make for an excellent gift this holiday season for the techie in your life, big or small.
Our top pick is the littleBits Electronics Base Kit for $68.99 (Reg. $100). This is the best price that we’ve seen at Amazon in years. It includes ten modules and an instruction book for creating hundreds of projects. Example builds include a self-drawing art bot, rocket mobile and play tattoo gun. Rated 4/5 stars.
Hit up the rest of today’s littleBits Gold Box for even more kits.
Getting started inventing with electronics has never been easier. The Base Kit is the perfect way to unleash creativity in kids and younger makers, empowering them to create inventions of every shape and size, with no prior electronics experience. Your kids (and you!) can learn the basics of electronics, explore STEAM/STEM principles, form the foundations of critical thinking, or just have fun with blinking, buzzing creations. Bits snap together with magnets, so it’s impossible to make a mistake. The Base Kit comes 10 Bits and a step-by-step guidebook to get you started with 8 easy-to-make inventions, with hundreds more possibilities online. You can control a car with the DC motor and light sensor, or scare your friends with a hidden button and a buzzer.
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