Competition robot 2

As some of you may remember I posted a robot last year for the AFRIKABOT competition.  This is the entry for 2017.

Usb to serial is onboard.  There is also an adittional microcontroller to serve as a servo controller.

Eight of the IO gets taken out to a header next to a prototyping area, with headers for wheel encoders and power.

The chassis was cut from PVC sheet on a cnc milling machine and I used a smooth bead for a castor wheel.

It has a line following sensor and an arm to pick up a "fuel token", but I will let the pictures do most of the talking!

Comments

Submitted by Roxanna77 on Tue, 2017-10-17 22:45

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Nice design there. Great pictures, I love the group shots, 10 identical robots!

 

~Roxy~
"Propeller Girl"
I tinker, therefore I am.....

Author: 
Mr_Booo
Last updated: 
16 Oct 2017 - 03:14
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