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Roamer Control
Feel confused about control? Which is the best solution for you?

Click here for a summary of the Valiant options. If you need more help please phone the Valiant helpline on 020 8673 2233.

CONTROL BOX

[1] Simple box fastens under Roamer. No special connections needed. Has 4 outputs, 1 input and sensor power line, and 1 stepper motor drive. Contains: Control Box, User Guide, Connecting Lead, 3 fixing screws and 1 screwdriver.

Old Roamers (those with serial numbers earlier than 51,000) will need to be adjusted to take the control box. This can be done free of charge by Valiant's service department.

Code: 1521-103C £50.00

MOTOR PACK

[2] Contains: 2 high torque, low power, long lasting 3-9 volt dc Motors, 1 Stepper Motor (wired for immediate use), 2 Fixing Brackets, Fixing Screws and Activity Book

Code: 1540-104C £30.00

SENSOR PACK

[3] Uniquely, Roamer and human sensors work the same way. Children can use their personal experience to understand control. Contains: 1 Light Sensor, 1 Sound Sensor, 2 Touch Sensors, 1 Push Button, Suction Pads (used to attach sensors to Roamer) and 1 Activity Book.

Code: 1540-101C £30.00

LIGHT PACK

[4] Contains: 8 LEDs, 2 Lamps, Suction Pads (used to attach lights to Roamer), 1 Flasher Unit and 1 Activity Book.

Code: 1540-100C £30.00

ROAMER CONTROL PACK

Control Box plus Light, Sensor and Motor Packs.

Code: 1540-110C £125.00

 

TURTLE

VALIANT TURTLE

Contains: Turtle complete with rechargeable batteries, infra-red transmitter, power adaptor, interface kit, User Guide and Activity Book. Suitable for PC & Compatibles, and Granada Logo / Black Cat Logo.

Code 1510-120C £274.95

"Young children enjoy making Turtle knock over skittles or eat someone's toes... Older children are surprising their teachers with insights they gain into shape, space and work on angles."

Lin Hopkins, IT Advisor, Solihull.

BLACK CAT LOGO

This PC logo has been designed to run our turtle. It is a full implementation of Logo from simple turtle graphics to list processing and has over 100 projects suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities.

Single User Code 1555-160C £49.00
Each additional user Code 1555-161C £12.00
Site Licence Code 1555-162C £288.00

TURTLE INTERFACE LEAD

You only need this if you are upgrading your existing turtle to use Black Cat Logo.

Code 1501-141C £18.50

BUDGET BUSTING SPECIAL OFFER

Buy a Turtle and get a £75 voucher for any Valiant products*

Offer lasts until 30 September 2005

*Other special offers excluded

"...Control a screen turtle and compare the operation of the screen turtle with a floor turtle..."

QCA Information Technology Scheme of Work for Key Stages 1 & 2



CONTROL CONSOLE

CONTROL CONSOLE

Control without needing to tie up an expensive computer. Uses same programming language as Roamer. 8 (6v) outputs, 8 inputs, 2 stepper drives and 2 encoders. Contains: Control Console, Mains operated Power Supply, Activity Book and User Guide.

Code: 1530-100C £179.95

SPECIAL OFFER

Buy before 30 June 2005 for £149.35

 

"... children learn the fundamentals of the control language via Roamer's LOGO-like commands, then progress to using Control Console and more ambitious projects; all without having to tie up a computer system."

Chris Drage, Journalist and Primary School Teacher, London.

QUICKSTEP

Very simple controller. Easy to use push button programming. Ideal for things like trafic lights or turning motors.

Code 1530-210C 30.00

TRAFFIC LIGHTS

A control module for use with Quickstep, SenSci or the Control Console. For programming traffic light sequence and pedestrian button.

Code 1530-240C 12.00


SENSCI CONTROL BOX

SenSci, the system that combines innovative design based on sound practical use with a price that defies belief.

Contains: Control Box with four outputs and four inputs, software and User Guide.

PC version (for Win 95 and 98 only) 1530-202C 49.95
Archimedes version 1530-201C 49.95

"The right product at the right price and exactly right for Keystages 2 and 3."

Geoff Howard, Technology Advisor, North Yorkshire.

THE ADVENTURES OF HILARY

A programme of study that takes children step-by-step through control. 21 differentiated activities.

Help Hilary and her faithful robot companion, Oilyrag, rescue the golden oilcan. Crack the code, light the lights and foil the Gremlins. Simply assemble the materials in the pack to create the models to control or integrate them in your own design and make projects. Contains: Activity Book, Teacher's Notes, Baseboard, 3 Lights, Motor and Gearbox, 1 Buzzer, 8 leads and card models for activities.

Code: 1530-207C £40.00

SENSCI POWER SUPPLY

SenSci needs a 6 or 9 volt DC 100mA mains power supply with a centre pole positive jack plug. You probably already have one. If not see below.

6 volt: Code 1530-203C 9.50
9 volt: Code 1530-204C 9.95

CROCODILE CLIP LEADS

[3] 8 leads for connecting SenSci to a wide variety of electrical / electronic systems.

Code: 1530-206C £14.90

MINI BANANA PLUG LEADS

[4] 8 leads for connecting SenSci to models using Tronix.

Code: 1530-205C £14.90




SPECIAL OFFER

Complete Control Package
1 SenSci Control Box
1 6V power supply
1 Adventures of Hilary

Only £75 - save 25%

Code 1530-226C

Offer ends 30 September 2005

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