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Offline CasperTopic starter

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Remote controlled Robot?
« on: March 26, 2010, 05:16:11 PM »
Hi, I have to make a robot using a PICAXE microcontroller. The problem is that it needs to be remote controlled wirelessly.
Does anyone have any ideas on how I can make a wireless PICAXE controller for a robot?

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Casper

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Re: Remote controlled Robot?
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2010, 05:31:04 PM »
Use strings to control it. :-P

One very low cost approach is to use a TV remote and a $2-$3 IR receiver to decode the button commands.

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Re: Remote controlled Robot?
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2010, 05:52:34 PM »
You need to get an RC receiver and such (have you seen the tutorial for RC robots?). Then you can probably hook up the receiver to the microcontroller. I don't know how to do it, but you can probably find it on the internet.

 


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