Garden-bot aka GB robot
1 - 6WD Thumper Chassis (sold by EZ-Robot)
3 - 2.5a Motor H-bridge controller
1 - EZ-B controller v4 update 9/17/14
1 - 6 pack battery holder no longer needed 9/17/14
1 - Std. EZ-Robot servos no longer needed 9/17/14
1 - Ultrasonic Distance sensor no longer needed 9/17/14
1 - EZ-Robot Bluetooth Camera - optional but fun to use. v4 camera update 9/17/14
1 - 7.2v Power 2800mAh, Rechargeable Ni-MH Battery Pack (more for backup can carry four of them).
6 - 1.5v AA Batteries no longer needed 9/17/14
2 - small round plastic containers no longer needed 9/17/14
1 - small Bertucci's reusable container (from Bertucci's Food, salad take out)
updated to new plastic 9/17/14
1 - larger Bertucci's reusable container holds 3 h-bridges...
2 - Milk shake straws for wire covers - optional. no longer needed 9/17/14
1 - jumper cablet kit a must
I also made my own cables, Speaker wire from Radio Shack, Female Crimp Pins for 0.1" housings, 0.1" Crimp Connector Housing, Do purchase a Crimp tool. Also used black heat shrink on connectors that I made.
Indoors use desktop computer in the apartment, smooth floors and carpet.
Outdoors use tablet computer outside and testing in house.
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Now working on writing scripts for wii controller to do movement. Also have camera working with GB too.
Screen shot of ARC controls that are used in robot project.
testing outside ran out of range of wifi router.
but connected directly to ezb.
youtube from robots camera...
This was a test run. Hit one bush and ran into a hill.
I got to learn how fast this goes on different parts of the yard and street.
Looks very interesting, I like outside robots.
Sonar looks like a little helper. EZB3 cam w EZB4 option, cool.
Looking forward to vids.
I luv seeing new EZ Robots.
Thanks for sharing.
I am really enjoying what the v4 camera can do. Love how I can record on go.
as always it is never done, need to make a better landing and take off area.