PICAXE Kits for Malta

We are pleased to supply schools in Malta with this starter kit for teaching students using PICAXE microcontrollers. 

The MAL001 Malta Starter Kit contains 4 packs:

  • Pack 1 – 2x AXE027 Programming Cables and 6x Spare Microcontrollers
  • Pack 2 – 18x PICAXE-08M2 Project Kits
  • Pack 3 – 4x PICAXE-14M2 Audio Project Kits
  • Pack 4 – 4x PICAXE-18M2 Motor Driver Board and Motors
  • Contents note

 

Step 1 - Download and install the free software

PICAXE Editor 6 is the recommended software and supports all 3 programming modes (Blockly, Flowcharts and BASIC).

Windows PICAXE Editor 6 More Info... Download
Mac Blockly More Info... Download
Linux Blockly More Info... Download
ChromeBook Blockly More Info... Download

On a school network the system administrator will need to install the software. 

All software is free for use on school networks and for teachers/students to use at home. 

More details about software options is available here: www.picaxe.com/software

 

Step 2- Download and install the drivers for the AXE027 PICAXE USB cable

Windows AXE027 Driver Instructions Download
Mac AXE027 Driver Instructions Download
Linux AXE027 Driver Instructions Download
ChromeBook AXE027 Driver Instructions Download

On a school network the system administrator will need to install the drivers. 

 

 Step 3 - Download the project datasheets for each kit

Pack 2 AXE101 PICAXE-08M2 Cyberpet Project Kit More Info... PDF Datasheet
Pack 2 AXE102 PICAXE-08M2 Alarm Project Kit More Info... PDF Datasheet
Pack 3 AXE171 PICAXE-14M2 Audio Project Kit More Info... PDF Datasheet
Pack 3 microSD Card More Info... Sample MP3 files
Pack 3 SPE035 Serial MP3 Player More Info... PDF Datasheet
Pack 4 CHI035 PICAXE-18M2 High Power Project Kit More Info... PDF Datasheet

 

Step 4 - More Information

For the full PICAXE manuals please see the five comprehensive manuals at:

PICAXE Manuals

Manual part 1 includes a number of tutorials on how to program in BASIC

Manual part 4 describes using the flowcharting programming method

Manual part 5 describes using the Blockly programming method

 

For rmore information about teaching with the PICAXE system please see our educational portal:

PICAXE in Education

 

Local Distributor in Malta

PICAXE resources in Malta are exclusively distributed by:

IMS Ltd

‘Learning Zone’
L. Zamenhof Street
Msida MSD 1811
Malta
Tel: (+356) 21345102
 
http://www.edukamalta.com/