Category Archives: Design

A few minor changes happened and new battery supply

Well it has been a long time since last time I touched my robot, so a few things happened: 1. I’ve switched the power supply to “NAZTECH PB15000”. It’s huge, but it can supply 1 usb for Raspberry and also … Continue reading

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Webcam mounted successfully on a pan and tilt

Well, it’s not a best location, because if robot will rotate, camera will make him stack (it will not be able to move)… but at the moment let’s keep it as it is!

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Don’t buy cheap hardware!

Well, after a few failed tests with 3 cheap web-cameras, I made it working, but crashing, because of WiFi dongle… well… don’t buy cheap hardware!! So after a while I found this post: http://jeremyblythe.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/battery-powered-wireless-motion.html Author says he used this combination of … Continue reading

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