Things used in this project

Hardware components:
Ardgen 101
Arduino 101 & Genuino 101
Adafruit Motor/Stepper/Servo Shield for Arduino v2 Kit - v2.3
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. ]
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. ]
5x AA Battery Holder
Included with Robot Kit.
Components Pack
Contains 4x standoff risers, plastic/black screws, ~20 wires, a 3-inch Velcro strip, possibly a few AA batteries.
AA Batteries
Software apps and online services:
Ide web
Arduino IDE
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Arduino Firmata
Hand tools and fabrication machines:
09507 01
Soldering iron (generic)
Solder (generic)
Philips Screwdriver
Included with Sparkfun Bot Kits


Chassis Assembly
PDF for assembling chassis


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


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Martin Kronberg

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

Drew Alden

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

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Alex Glow

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


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