I thought I’d share my son’s Arduino/BBB project. He’s using the Adafruit motor shield with the Johnny-5 framework for his telepresence robot. A shout out for the motor shield– the fact it uses I2C and doesn’t use up pins is definitely a selling point!
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.
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