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To whom it may concern if I purchase the head of JD with the camera to use on another platform do I need to but the EZB Controller in order for it to work?

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#1  
You will need an EZ-B controller for the camera. Technically you could use any I2C capable controller for the LED eyes and any controller that can drive servos for the neck servos.

Alan
#2  
Yep.... The camera only works with the ezb4... What other platform did you have in mind? The ezb4 can pretty much beat anything else hands down....
PRO
Belgium
#5  
rr

jersey talk about robotis platform for bioloid.
i think he wants to use the head off jd on the bioloid and using robotis.
that wont work cause bioloid controller has no connectors for that.
#6  
@Jerseylance,

Sudo's Guide To Dynamixels:
http://www.ez-robot.com/Community/Forum/Thread?threadId=6963
shows how the EZ-Bv4 can be used to drive the Robotis Bioloid Premium AX-12 servos. There have been problems but the later posts show some solutions.

Another way is to have the EZ-Bv4 communicate with the CM530 via UARTs.
I hope to have my Robotis Bioloid Premium 'bot "Lester" working soon.
I'll post some details as the project progresses.
PRO
Belgium
#7  
here is a pic off lester


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#8  
@nomad18.08,
Thank you for posting the picture of my Lester. I should have done that.

By the way, Nomad, have you been able to get the EZ-B4 working with any of your 'Bioloid' 'bots? If so, how?
PRO
Belgium
#9  
oldbotbuilder

i dont have any bioloid on ezbv4,am no programmer.
i saved the pic cause its great robot lester.
#10  
That's what I'm talking about and thank you guys I'm a teacher and want to show my students.