Overview

This project uses the accelerometer on the Circuit Playground Express board to control the X and Y axes of a maze. The user can guide a marble through the maze by simply tilting the Circuit Playground Express. This project is constructed using only cardboard, hot glue, and a couple of screws.

Circuit Playground Express

PRODUCT ID: 3333
Circuit Playground Express is the next step towards a perfect introduction to electronics and programming. We've taken the original Circuit Playground Classic and...
$24.95
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Micro servo

PRODUCT ID: 169
Tiny little servo can rotate approximately 180 degrees (90 in each direction), and works just like the standard kinds you're used to but smaller. You can use any servo code,...
$5.95
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Small Alligator Clip to Male Jumper Wire Bundle - 6 Pieces

PRODUCT ID: 3448
When working with unusual non-header-friendly surfaces, these handy cables will be your best friends! No longer will you have long, cumbersome strands of alligator clips. These...
$3.95
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USB cable - USB A to Micro-B

PRODUCT ID: 592
This here is your standard A to micro-B USB cable, for USB 1.1 or 2.0. Perfect for connecting a PC to your Metro, Feather, Raspberry Pi or other dev-board or...
$2.95
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Materials

In addition to the electronics, for this project you will also need:

This guide was first published on Jun 24, 2019. It was last updated on Jun 24, 2019. This page (Overview) was last updated on Sep 18, 2019.