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April 6, 2015 AT 5:00 pm

Build the Ultimate Frisbee Launcher

Use Raspberry Pi or Arduino to build the ultimate frisbee launcher. via instructables

This is a full in depth tutorial on how to make a completely open source programmable Frisbee thrower. The features of the machine are as listed below.
FEATURES:

• Utilizes a preprogrammed Raspberry Pi or Arduino to control the speed and timing of each individual throw
• Servos connected to the Raspberry Pi or Arduino allow for control of timing and speed of throws
• Launches standard Ultimate Frisbee Discs
• Adjustable speed and range
• Maximum range of over 70 ft up to 110 ft
• Holds 4 discs
• 3 launch angles of 5, 10, and 15 degrees
• Wheels for added convenience and mobility
• Collapsible design for compact storage
• Built for under $150
• Open source

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