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why not just use omni-wheels instead?
i think it rolls down the hill!
Yeah but normal onmi wheels are just bad for outdoor terrain imo. The was admin had taurus 2 was cool, 360 degree turns on the spot
Quote from: SmAsH on January 08, 2010, 11:08:48 PMYeah but normal onmi wheels are just bad for outdoor terrain imo. The was admin had taurus 2 was cool, 360 degree turns on the spot Dirt and soil is a no go, but that company claims those wheels work fine on dirty parking lots and sidewalks no problem.
Meh, ive seen a fair few companies who "claim" a lot of things...I wouldn't take onmi wheels outdoor full stop. I can see then clogging up with dirt of something and locking up.
What i was saying about the hill thing was that omni wheels have smaller wheels inside them, these have to brakes on them.Say you had a four wheeled robot, what stopping it from rolling sideways down a hill?