The bend sensor turns on as you flex the long strip. To send signal to your output Bits, bend the strip down, towards the Bit's feet. But make sure not to crease it - that could damage your Bit! Try it with a bargraph to test its sensitivity.

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The bend sensor Bit turns on as you flex the long strip. To send signal to your output Bits, bend the strip down, towards the Bit's feet. But make sure not to crease it - that could damage your Bit! Try it with a bargraph to test its sensitivity.

Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height .5
Width 5.0
Length 8.0
Weight
0.04 kg / 0.08 lbs
Model No.
 650-0014
UPC
859477003737

 

 

 

 

The bend sensor can be manipulated to be used as a dimmer, pulse, or an inverter!

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MEET THE BIT

The bend sensor Bit turns on as you flex the long strip. To send signal to your output Bits, bend the strip down, towards the Bit's feet. But make sure not to crease it - that could damage your Bit! Try it with a bargraph to test its sensitivity.

PRODUCT SPECS

Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height .5
Width 5.0
Length 8.0
Weight
0.04 kg / 0.08 lbs
Model No.
 650-0014
UPC
859477003737

 

 

 

 

HOW IT WORKS

The bend sensor can be manipulated to be used as a dimmer, pulse, or an inverter!

 

COMMUNITY INVENTIONS

GET INSPIRED

Find more than a thousand invention ideas and then share what you invent on littleBits Classroom. Here are just a few:

EXPAND WITH JAM

JAM is a safe online community for kids to discover new passions, level up their skills, and meet fearless geeks just like them.

DO MORE WITH YOUR BITS

Tap into the littleBits course on JAM to pair your kits with fun, instructional videos. JAM projects empower kids to understand how circuits and sensors work and to invent amazing things with them.

 

 

GO BEYOND THE BITS

Host a workshop using JAM courses to introduce other STEAM topics to your students.

GIVE STUDENTS GOOD SCREEN TIME

Use JAM to reward students for completing work early, or engage students who aren’t catching on with a standard approach.

CONNECT TO A WHOLE WIDE WORLD

JAM lets kids discover videos made by inspiring mentors and also projects uploaded by other kids around the world.

KITS WITH THE BIT

littleBits kits that include this bit:

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