FUZE FLIES HIGH: A HACKABLE FLYING SAUCER KEEPS KIDS LEARNING

July 06, 2017

FUZE FLIES HIGH: A HACKABLE FLYING SAUCER KEEPS KIDS LEARNING

Published in Salt Lake Magazine June, 26 2017, written by Amy Whiting

It was 2015 and Kristy Sevy was running out of answers to her daughter’s questions. She found herself filling up shelves with wasted science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) toys and constantly Googling to explain how things worked. “Kids are growing up in a world where problems are shoved in their face constantly, and because of that they are asking more questions. As an adult, I felt a responsibility to do something about it.” And so she did.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.

 

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Kristy Sevy and co-founder Kyle Muir. Photo by: Adam Finkle. 

 




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Tech Specs

Code Zubi Flyer With Arduino 

Click HERE for the Fuze Install Kit

Code Zubi Flyer With ScratchX 

Click HERE to beta the Fuze ScratchX Extension

In The Box 

Built-In Features

Electronics Parts

Microcontroller Specs 

The Zubi Flyer is the bomb dot com for makers: 5 PWM pins, 12 DIOs as well as hardware serial connections Rx and Tx. Running at 16MHz and 5V. The onboard switch-mode boost regulator is designed to operate on 3 Volts.  Power can be supplied from a 3 Volt CR123A battery or from a USB cable that provides regulated +5 Volts DC to the board. Do not run any power exceeding 5 Volts as the regulator cannot handle step-down voltage.

System Requirements

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