RobGPT a Raspberry Pi Companion Bot #piday #raspberrypi

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Ever get an idea you can’t put down? Reddit user u/MrRandom93 posted this impressive companion bot dubbed the child of mania and chatGPT. This is just v1 but it sounds like they have a lot planned out.

V1.0 – Current: Rpi 4

Rpi Camera

Monochrome OLED display(SH1106 driver, adafruits
standard library wont work, have to use luma.oled instead.)

L298N Motor driver

Some generic motor and prototype frame kit

Loosing sanity getting everything to work

Powerbank for RPi

Rechargeable NiMH for motor and servo
SG90 servo

V1.5 – Plans:

Replace the two separate batteries with one big instead
Program it to find and plug in to the charger by itself

General tweaks and touch ups

Second servo for head left/right

Third servo for lowering and raising charge plugs

See more! For Valentine’s Day Rob got a laser pointer!

v1.0 of my companion “RobGPT”(With details)
byu/MrRandom93 inraspberry_pi


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