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Cheap: USB transmitter - USB reciever?
« on: September 27, 2008, 08:10:42 AM »
Is there any cheap electronics that can fit my need for this:

I need to transmit my cam recordments from my webcam on my robot, to my computer. The project is a RC robot with a cam on it, so at some distance i can control the robot by just watching the screen of my computer, i would think bluetooth is a option, but where can i get something like this (that is affordable = under 80-100$ at least)

Enough text, i've made a sketch for you to make it easier to understand (the red "box" on the sketch is what im looking for):

http://s173.photobucket.com/albums/w60/sotu_maskot/?action=view&current=bluetooth.jpg

« Last Edit: September 27, 2008, 08:32:06 AM by sotu »
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Re: Cheap: USB transmitter - USB reciever?
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2008, 04:28:39 PM »
Can't do it with Bluetooth, have to use a wireless cam with the receiver connected to a TV or a capture card in your computer (TV Tuner). Something like this:

http://www.superdroidrobots.com/shop/item.asp?itemid=880

Or, you can use a Wireless Webcam, but those are more expensive.
Check out the uBotino robot controller!

 


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