Need some additional design inspiration? See what VEX IQ is capable of by checking out these amazing builds submitted in SnapCAD by community members! Some models even include build instructions so you can build your own! Click on an image to learn more about each model.
This robot utilizes the VEX IQ Color sensor to detect the color of objects, and sort them. This particular build uses a distance sensor to precisely move the conveyor belt, and also has a chute to store multiple items.
By Andreas Dreier
A VEX IQ take on your favorite childhood game. Use the Spiderbot as a fun way to pass time, hone your driver skills, and save money at the arcade.
By Mike Brandl
An orrery is a mechanical model of the solar system that illustrates or predicts the positions and motions of planets and moons. Now you can create your own entirely out of VEX IQ!
Note: Orrery4 uses modified 12 tooth gears. Click here for an image, or here to download an STL file.
VEX Ball Contraption
By VEX IQ Super Users
As seen at VEX Worlds 2016, the VEX Ball Contraption is a collaborative project where users bring "moving ball" modules that are chained together. Each module must transfer, (by any means) a ball from its input to the input hopper of the next module in the chain.
Ping Pong Ball Launcher
By Ethan Rush
This robot was completely designed by a 10 year old, and was the runner up of the 2015 VEX IQ Summer Build Challenge. Use it to launch ping pong balls across a room!
VEX Robotics by HEXBUG
By VEX Robotics & HEXBUG
In collaboration with HEXBUG, VEX Robotics has released a number of kits that allow children to build their own toys, while learing at the same time. Each of the construction sets feature two alternate builds and all construction set parts are compatible with VEX IQ pieces to create your own custom robot.
HEXBUG Kinetic Engineering
Including the Toy Association's 2016 Educational Toy of the Year, HEXBUG Kinetic Engineering kits provide a great way to spark an interest in STEM for children. Build your own toys, while learning about Science and Engineering at the same time.
VEX IQ Simon Game
By Damien Kee
Sharpen your memory with this VEX IQ Simon Game. Start off by repeating a simple pattern, but as the game advances, more steps are added. How high can you score?