Things used in this project

Hardware components:
Ardgen 101
Arduino 101 & Genuino 101
×1
Adafruit Motor/Stepper/Servo Shield for Arduino v2 Kit - v2.3
×1
SparkFun Multi-Chassis - 4WD Kit (Basic)
[ Ambassadors: The Tank Kit variety of this from Sparkfun were provided as an alternative to this unit. These have been determined to have power issues associated with the 5x AA included with them. See Known Issues for more info. ]
×1
Adafruit 6 x AA battery holder with 5.5mm/2.1mm plug
[ Ambassadors: This piece is KNOWN MISSING from the kits. The intel USB battery bank can be supplimented in its' place to power the Arduino 101. ]
×1
5x AA Battery Holder
Included with Robot Kit.
×1
Components Pack
Contains 4x standoff risers, plastic/black screws, ~20 wires, a 3-inch Velcro strip, possibly a few AA batteries.
×1
61vhxtmzbyl
AA Batteries
×11
Software apps and online services:
Ide web
Arduino IDE
Screen%20shot%202016 06 16%20at%2011.43.43%20am
Johnny-Five
Arduino Firmata
Hand tools and fabrication machines:
09507 01
Soldering iron (generic)
Solder (generic)
Philips Screwdriver
Included with Sparkfun Bot Kits

Schematics

Chassis Assembly
PDF for assembling chassis

Code

Touchscreen controls
Control your 'bot from a touchscreen, using an Express server! (For more advanced hacksters.)
Robot Control Code
Github with code for running the robot

Credits

Profile pic
Martin Kronberg

I'm a Technical Evangelist at Intel. I make toasters talk to clouds.

Contact
Willbark
Drew Alden

Hackster Live Community Leader, PHX Ambassador!PHP Dev. IT Security. Hardware hacking. iPhone Jailbreaking. Game/Graphics/Display Tech.

Contact
Tmp image 0?auto=compress%2cformat&w=60&h=60&fit=min
Alex Glow

The Hackster team's resident Hardware Nerd. I like robots, music, EEG, wearables, and languages. FIRST Robotics kid.

Contact
13669020 10154407080053112 4975752859891517331 n
David Cater

SW programmer since 1982 (professionally since 1990). Primarily Windows application dev. Latest work is in C#/WPF/Python.

Contact
C3ae78028524376cbecdfd8697da07b1
David Carrington

Software Engineer who loves to tinker with hardware and gadgets.

Contact

Replications

Did you replicate this project? Share it!

I made one

Love this project? Think it could be improved? Tell us what you think!

Give feedback

Comments

Similar projects you might like

Arduinomated Car Parking with Voice Assistance in Smartphone
Intermediate
  • 93
  • 5

Full instructions

Make an assistant which tells you about how much to drive backwards without any collision through your smartphone by Arduino and 1Sheeld.

Reducing Arduino Power Consumption
Intermediate
  • 77
  • 4

Full instructions

One the most important feature of portable electronics should be long battery life. We can reduce the current drawn by several ways.

Particle Photon Based Security System with Alerting
Intermediate
  • 1,297
  • 20

Full instructions

Be alerted to any door or window opening and closing in your house on your smart phone.

Sigfox Forest Fire Detector
Intermediate
  • 2,242
  • 14

Full instructions

How to prevent forest from burning? A small Sigfox signal can prevent natural disasters. We will use an Arduino MKRFOX + a flame detector.

From BT to WiFi: Creating WiFi Controlled Arduino Robot Car
Intermediate
  • 316
  • 5

Protip

NodeMCU ESP8266 in access point mode: the simplest way to make Wi-Fi controlled Robot Car from Bluetooth Arduino Robot Car + Android App.

Analog-XY-Plotter-Output-to-HPGL-Translator
Intermediate
  • 250
  • 3

Translate analog X-Y plotter output to HPGL command stream.

Sign up / LoginProjectsPlatformsTopicsContestsLiveAppsBetaFree StoreBlog