2.a. What you will need

The Zumo Shield is designed to be mounted on a Zumo chassis kit, which is included (along with a Zumo blade) if you have a Zumo robot kit for Arduino. In addition, you will require these items to construct a working Arduino-controlled Zumo robot:

Additional required components

Please see the product description for the chassis kit for more information and recommendations about selecting these components.

Additional optional components

Assembly tools

  • Soldering iron and solder (we recommend one with adjustable temperature control)
  • Wire cutter
  • Small Phillips screwdriver
  • 3 mm Allen wrench (hex key)
  • long-nose pliers (for bending the Zumo blade mounting tabs)