ROBOT HACK PACKS
In the same vein as lego or meccano comes the next level !!!
This Aussie designed kits are avaliable at dick smith electronics stores.
With patetened edge connectors and complete modules, this kit only needs a small screw driver to assemble, no soldering and you can program it via the PC to the onboard PIC or ATOM proccessor.
add relays motors sensors and power kits to build line trackers ,sumos, and system controllers for games or industry style systems (automated system control).
They havent made all stores yet but ill be kitting there new viper kit early next year, theres no images on the web site of it but its knife styled add ons and blue circuit boards make it look really cool.