EV3 Discovery Book: Web resources

This page contains links to various websites referenced in The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Discovery Book. If you think a link is missing or broken, please contact the author.

Chapter 1:

  • If you have the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Education Core (#45544) set instead of the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Home Edition (#31313), visit this page for more information about the difference between the two sets, and which parts you need to “upgrade” one set to the other.
  • This chapter briefly mentions line following tracks that you can download and print. See the links under Chapter 7 for more details.
  • Several official apps exist for LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3:
    • Robot Commander: Control your robot with a smartphone or tablet.
    • 3D Builder: Build the five official EV3 robots using 3D building instructions on a tablet.
    • Fix the Factory: Explore the basics of programming with an interactive game (no EV3 required).
    • Got another fun or useful app for EV3? Let the author know!

Chapter 7:

  • Click to download the color reference chart.
  • Click to download the line following test track.
  • Click to download the customizable line following tracks.

Chapter 10:

  • Click to download the printable LEGO unit grid.

Chapter 11:

Chapter 14:

Chapter 17:

Chapter 18:

  • Watch a video of the SNATCH3R in action (Coming soon!)

Chapter 19:

  • Watch a video of LAVA R3X in action (Coming soon!)