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Recently my company has been asked to demonstrate a robot that can perform an enviromentally friendly task. I only have about 1 month to complete the robot and I'm … Read more

wild thumper + wild thumper motor controller how do i let it start driving?

hello,

im new t building robots and i got a question.

i have brougth the wild humper 6 wheeled chasis and a wild thumper motor controller.

 

everything is ooked up propperly, 

now my question is ow that i uploaded the standard program from my laptop on the controller(only changed to serial instead of rc as i want to drive it via my laptop). what code do i need to change to let the servos start driving?

myself i thougt this peace of code :

 

 

Wild Thumper goes Wild hunting Lions in Africa!

I heard through the grapevine (amando96, Gareth) that a Wild Thumper Chassis was being used to photograph wild animals!

S.C.O.R.P.I.O.N. Potato cannon mounted on 6WD robot

Ok, to begin with it is just a normal SparkFun "new product post" but check out the last few minutes of the video. They mounted a potato cannon on a 6WD Wild Thumper chassis!

Who thought robots and potatoes could be so much fun?

Locates fires and puts them out.
Using a
SplatBot MKIII is my first attempt at a fire fighting robot. The "Wild Thumper" 6WD chassis is the production version of my original 6WD chassis and the new flame … Read more