Dexter Industries builds awesome robots and kits for everyone.

At Dexter, we think everyone should be able to build, learn, and experiment with robotics — from kids, to college students, to hobbyists and researchers. That’s why we design and build a full lineup of totally customizable robot kits that work on your favorite platforms like Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and Lego Mindstorms.

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Your questions, answered.

  • What if I don’t know what I’m doing?
  • Don’t worry, we have kits for beginners, and step-by-step instructions and lots of projects that will help you learn new things.
  • What if I’m an electrical engineer?
  • Don’t worry, we have kits for experts, and everything is open-source so you can mess with it!
  • I’m an educator, do you sell kits for classrooms?
  • Absolutely. Check out our bundled education kits and DexterEd program where we can send you a trial kit and sample curriculum.
  • Does the kit come with everything I’ll need?
  • All of the kits are complete, but some photos may show customizations done by other builders. If you have any questions about what comes with a kit, just look in the product description.
  • Can kids build these robots?
  • If an adult is building with the child, we recommend ages 8+. For solo builds, we recommend ages 14+. If your child is literally a baby genius, go for it.
  • Are these safe to build?
  • Completely! There’s no soldering required, and you can’t be electrocuted by touching a circuit board. Exposed wires connected to a power source will shock anyone, but all wiring included in our kits is 100% insulated, and all kits utilize extremely low voltage.


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