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Junkbot / Innovative robotic kit


Discipline: Product


Discipline: Product

Junkbot is a DIY robotic kit that enables young and old to create and build working robots from almost anything. It transforms everyday objects such as plastic bottles, old CDs or cardboard into unique, imaginative robots that can be programmed for a variety of functions. While being delighted by the chance to build new shapes that come alive, kids can learn the core STEAM concepts of analytical thinking, problem solving, prototyping, lateral thinking and building. Junkbot features color coded elements that allow users an easy grasp of its components and functions. Module sizes, form and feel are designed for children to build and experiment to their heart’s content.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics, Innovation, Usability + Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Other target groups:: pädagogische Einrichtungen, Further specification:: Alter 5+

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America, South America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months


Client / Manufacturer

Junkbot Inc.

Junkbot Inc.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates



Phosphor GbR
München, Germany

Ferkaran de la Jara, Barbara Riedmann

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