The new project has begun. It has been codenamed Project Jericho, and the plans are being finalized. The boys and I have been planning this project for almost a year. It will be a track driven (tank) robot. We plan to run it from car wiper motors and some kind of timing belt or other […]
Category → Robotics
In the world today addiction to gadgets is common and addicts are getting younger and younger. In the world of consumerism having possession of of the latest item is a status symbol. One aspect of technology which is entering consumer products is robotics and its various components. Although robots in industry continue to be expensive consumer robotics are getting cheaper and correspondingly the relating components follow the same pattern. Unfortunately some components of robotics continue to be costly and folk becoming involved in robotics as a hobby needs to be careful and educate themselves as much as possible to avoid expensive mistakes. One component commonly associated with robotics are servo motors but what are they?