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adafruit motor shield

Navigate around via ultrasound
Using a
While I wait for the geared motors to arrive in my mail, I have continued the work on the software.  Since it is my first robot with behavior a bit more complex … Read more

Adafruit motor shield, just running one motor

I have looked at the tutorials from adafruit, such as this one:  http://www.ladyada.net/make/mshield/use.html and I can include the library in my program, I tried the examples and I get nothing. I am using 7.2 volts for my power supply and the motor is from an rc car. I have tested the motors with a different h-bridge that came with my DFrobotshop rover and it works fine.

Drives around using feedback from the Sharp IR sensor to avoid objects
Using a
Well...this is my first attempt at building a robot. Right now it does basic object avoidance and drives around...woohoo! I'm going to continue to tweak the code … Read more
Huge thank you to buhatkj who i was able to learn most of this.   I am working on a basic tracked robot.  Using an arduino, motor shield, tamiyia bulldozer … Read more