What is a HEXBUG toy?
Hexbug is a brand of toy automatons developed and distributed by Innovation First International, Inc. The original toy is based on six-legged arthropods but now comes in several different varieties. The name "Hexbug" relates to the six-sided packaging it is sold in, rather than to its number of legs. via
Can a HEXBUG Nano climb?
HEXBUG nano® V2 Helix 180°
This new breed of gravity defying nano® V2 bugs can now climb up vertically, horizontally, around corners, through loops and tubes, to the tip top of any nano® V2 habitat set. via
How do you make a HEXBUG Nano?
What do hex bugs do?
The Hex Bug is a tiny robot that reacts to sound and touch. These cute little pests use sensors that act like ears and whiskers. Go to the next image to see how they work. The brain of the bug -- or the printed circuit board -- carries instructions to vital parts of the robot. via
How does HEXBUG Nano work?
A motor in the Nano turns a offset that makes forces up and down. Down force causes the legs to bend; the Nano moves forward. The up force makes the HEXBUG to hop, hefting the front legs; the legs unbend. This movement repeats a 100 times per second causing the bug to move. via
What does a HEXBUG Scorpion do?
Scare your friends as it scuttles around the room, exploring every area it can get to. With the claws helping it ricochet off of walls and objects, and the realistic bouncing action of the tail, you'll think it's actually alive! This product contains a Button or Coin Cell Battery. via
How can I make my Hexbug Nano faster?
Can all Hexbugs climb?
Introducing an all new breed of gravity defying HEXBUG Nanos! These Nano V2 bugs can now climb up vertically, horizontally, around corners, through loops and tubes. via
Do hex bugs come with batteries?
Package contains 12 button cell AG13/LR44 batteries. Includes small screwdriver. Replacement of batteries must be done by adults. Power up your HEXBUG with fresh button cells. via
How do you get rid of hexbug spiders?
How do I turn on my HEXBUG? The HEXBUG Original, Ant and Scarab have a black on/off switch on the back side of the HEXBUG. The HEXBUG Inchworm, Spider and Strandbeast have on/off switches on the top of the main bug body which also doubles as A/B band select. via
Are Hexbugs waterproof?
Perhaps like humans losing their gills and the ability to breathe underwater, Hexbugs may have lost their waterproofness during the evolutionary process. They may however retain the innate ability to swim. via
How do you turn on a hexbug fire ant?
To power on, simply press the button on the top of the Fire Ant and take off with the I/R remote control. Want to race your Fire Ant with a friend? Pair one Fire Ant to a Channel 1 Remote and the other Fire Ant to a Channel 2 Remote and take off racing! HEXBUG Fire Ant is compliant with CPSIA standards. via
How do you turn on a hexbug fish?
How do I turn on my HEXBUG AquaBot? To turn on, place in water. When removed from water, the AquaBot will turn off. via