go_away

Author Topic: Robot Controller  (Read 1691 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline KohanbashTopic starter

  • Supreme Robot
  • *****
  • Posts: 430
  • Helpful? 1
Robot Controller
« on: February 03, 2008, 09:35:47 AM »
Hi all
I saw a robot at CMU that was using a palm pilot as its controller.
They had an apache web server hosting a visual basic application that showed the laser returns, robots status (voltage, operating mode, CPU usage, etc...) and also let you control it from the display.
Then they used a palm pilot to bring up the web interface.

Just a neat idea I thought I would Share.

-sdk32285
Robots for Roboticists Blog - http://robotsforroboticists.com/

Offline airman00

  • Contest Winner
  • Supreme Robot
  • ****
  • Posts: 3,650
  • Helpful? 21
  • narobo.com
Re: Robot Controller
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2008, 12:15:54 PM »
yes i have a book about that

well i have the ebook , and i never got around to read it , but think about it

Palm pilots have an LCD scree, IR communication port, decent processing power , decent memory
Check out the Roboduino, Arduino-compatible board!


Link: http://curiousinventor.com/kits/roboduino

www.Narobo.com

 


Get Your Ad Here