This year I’m entering a vehicle into the SparkFun Autonomous Vehicle Competition. I’ve been to the event as a spectator before and it was a lot of fun. I don’t think I have much of a chance of winning but it gives me a good incentive to work on a fun and challenging new project. The goal is to build… Read more »
Here is my first working robot. It is very simple, but a good start. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hKtEQSAFKA] The electronics parts: 1 x Arduino Mega (but an Arduino Uno would have been more suitable) 1 x L293D chip 2 x Micro metal gear motor The parts are mounted on a piece of plywood that I cut to size.