Artifact Details

Title

Robie Jr.

Catalog Number

X945.88

Type

Physical object

Date

1986

Manufacturer

Tandy Electronics

Place Manufactured

Japan

Identifying Numbers

Other number 60-2397 Molded into plastic on underside of robot and printed on outside of box.
Other number 6A6 Printed on white paper abel on bottom of box.

Dimensions

overall: 12 1/2 in x 10 in x 10 in

Description

Remote control robot can be directed by ultrasonic beam or will follow remote sensor. Can "say" up to 10 different phrases - from "Hello - I'm Robie Jr" to "Oops - excuse me." Object consists of robot, remote control, loose kpiece of grey plastic - function unknown, loose plastic battery box door, and original box.

Category

Fixed-application digital computer: entertainment

Credit

Gift of Radio Shack

Lot Number

X945.88