Solarbotics Sumovore PIC Brainboard V2.0

Using one of the most popular styles of microcontrollers, this brainboard add-on replaces the standard discrete-logic brain with an established, powerful microcontroller! For use on select products.

ECRG Sumovore Success!

Just got word from the Eastern Canadian Robot Games that Sumovores SWEPT the top 3 positions of 23 entries in the amateur class mini-sumo (Good job Jess Billers with “Lovebug”)! Well done guys!

‘Tis the season…to sumo!

Hi all! The season to sumo is upon us, so we’d like to announce our “Ultimate Sumovore Bundles”! Get an award-winning Sumovore, upgraded GMTT traction tires, and a new set of brains to really tweak it out, and save a … Read more…

Sumovore PIC Brainboard

Wheee! It’s finally outta my hair – the Sumovore PIC Brainboard now available to all you microcontroller fans that insist on programmable robots. Complete with a 5 pin and RJ11-6 port, you can use practically all PIC programming tools and … Read more…

Sumovores roll over Italy again!

Another msg from our Italian contacts: Sumovores do well at the Pisa! Here’s a Google-translated link.

Sumovore gets ‘Best Engineered’ Award at Robothon!

Solarbotics came back from the 2003 Seattle Fall Robothon with a ‘Best Engineered’ award for our Sumovore Mini-sumo kit! We’ll get a picture of it up online shortly, but in the meanwhile, take a boo at our pictures of our … Read more…

Basic Stamp 2 Sumovore code

For those of you with the Basic Stamp 2 addition* to the Sumovore here is some Code to get you started. You will need to download the Editor from Parallax to load and edit the code. *The BS2 add on … Read more…

Sumovore Unleashed!

We’re happy to announce the hotly-anticipated Solarbotics Sumovore Mini-Sumo! Check here for all the details! We have an introductory special of $10 off the regular retail of $89 USD ($119CDN), so get your Sumovore now for $79USD ($109).

Solarbotics Sumo Workshops

We’re involved with a couple of upcoming workshops featuring our Sumovore Mini-Sumo! (No local link yet, until it’s officially on sale – sorry!) The first one is at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) Open House in Edmonton, Alberta. … Read more…