Author Topic: Already built robots  (Read 1730 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline spectrem12Topic starter

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 16
  • Helpful? 0
Already built robots
« on: February 16, 2011, 04:13:43 PM »
I am looking for an outlet to use my knowledge of MCU and embedded C++. I thought about building a robot, but I think I want to jump straight to writing the code. Any ideas on a preassembled robot that I can just program or maybe even pick out the type of MCU I would want. (though this would require much careful planning with pins and what not)

Thanks in advance!

Offline rbtying

  • Supreme Robot
  • *****
  • Posts: 452
  • Helpful? 31
Re: Already built robots
« Reply #1 on: February 16, 2011, 09:09:35 PM »
Try perhaps the Pololu 3Pi robot?  It's quite well designed and has a number of high-quality parts you can cannibalize for when you want to build a robot yourself

Offline waltr

  • Supreme Robot
  • *****
  • Posts: 1,944
  • Helpful? 99
Re: Already built robots
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2011, 09:39:33 AM »
I was also thinking of suggesting the 3Pi as a nice starting base that is very reasonably priced.


Get Your Ad Here