WAV3BOT is an Arduino-bot Controlled by a MPU-6050 Accelerometer on a Hand Controller
WAV3BOT is a simple Arduino-bot built with a L298N motor driver and MPU-6050 accelerometer – the body of the ‘bot is built with not much more than a square of cardboard & hot glue. Breadboards are used to expedite the prototyping process – even on the hand controller! This is about as simple as it gets, and yet there’s still plenty of room to expand upon and further customize your own WAV3BOT! A step-by-step tutorial is available here on Instructables and all the code is here on GitHub.
Here’s the clip of Vignesh demonstrating the ‘bot live on Show & Tell recently:
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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