Arduino Robotics / Edition 1

Arduino Robotics / Edition 1

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by John-David Warren, Josh Adams, Harald Molle
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1430231831

ISBN-13: 9781430231837

Pub. Date: 07/13/2011

Publisher: Apress

This book will show you how to use yourArduino to control a variety of different robots, while providing step-by-step instructions on the entire robot building process. You'll learn Arduino basics as well as the characteristics of different types of motors used in robotics. You also discover controller methods and failsafe methods,and learnhowto apply them to your

Overview

This book will show you how to use yourArduino to control a variety of different robots, while providing step-by-step instructions on the entire robot building process. You'll learn Arduino basics as well as the characteristics of different types of motors used in robotics. You also discover controller methods and failsafe methods,and learnhowto apply them to your project. The book starts withbasic robots and moves into more complex projects, includinga GPS-enabled robot, a robotic lawn mower, a fighting bot, and even a DIY Segway-clone.

  • Introduction to the Arduino and other components needed for robotics
  • Learn how to build motor controllers
  • Build bots from simpleline-following and bump-sensorbotstomore complex robotsthat canmow your lawn, do battle,or even take you for a ride

Please note: the print version of this title is black & white; the eBook is full color.

What you’ll learn

  • Basics of motor-control
  • Basics of PCB design and fabrication
  • R/C control and decoding
  • Autonomous sensor guidance
  • Frame building from various materials
  • Instructions for a variety of robot designs


Who this book is for

Electronics and robotics hobbyists and DIY builders.

Table of Contents

  1. The Basics
  2. Arduino for Robotics
  3. Let’s Get Moving
  4. Linus the Line-Bot
  5. Wally the Wall-Bot
  6. Making PCBs
  7. The Bug-Bot
  8. Explorer-Bot
  9. RoboBoat
  10. Lawn-Bot 400
  11. The Seg-Bot
  12. The Battle-Bot
  13. Alternate Control


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430231837
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
07/13/2011
Edition description:
2011
Pages:
628
Sales rank:
182,964
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

  1. The Basics
  2. Arduino for Robotics
  3. Let’s Get Moving
  4. Linus the Line-Bot
  5. Wally the Wall-Bot
  6. Making PCBs
  7. The Bug-Bot
  8. Explorer-Bot
  9. RoboBoat
  10. Lawn-Bot 400
  11. The Seg-Bot
  12. The Battle-Bot
  13. Alternate Control


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Arduino Robotics 3.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 11 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Written really well for beginers
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Quoting the movie air force one,GET OFF OF MY PLANE!!!!!
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