William Henning

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Berry Bot

November 2016, Page 24

Our series on using the popular Raspberry Pi platform in robot builds is back, and with a new bot to introduce.

Serving Raspberry Pi — Part 6

June 2016, Page 30

Making our Raspberry Pi based robot more sensitive with virtual bumpers, Wi-Fi hotspots, and game controllers.

Serving Raspberry Pi — Part 5

May 2016, Page 54

Decide on the power source(s) necessary for your Raspberry Pi based robot.

Serving Raspberry Pi — Part 4

April 2016, Page 30

Choosing sensors to use on a Raspberry Pi based robot platform.

Serving Raspberry Pi — Part 3

March 2016, Page 56

Deciding which motor driver to use for a Raspberry Pi based robot platform.

Serving Raspberry Pi — Part 2

February 2016, Page 34

Taking a look at some popular Raspberry Pi robot chassis.

Serving Raspberry Pi

January 2016, Page 52

Interested in using the Raspberry Pi in your robot builds? This series introduction discusses some of the kits that are currently available as a starting point.

SPRITE: Simple Pi Robot Interactive Testbed for Experiments
January 2014, Page 56

Build this multi-purpose robot base geared toward the hobbyist (or student) to experiment with to your heart’s content.

Upgrading the Boe-Bot — Part 2
October 2011, Page 42

This last installment will show you how to add infrared remote control, line following sensors, a compass, and an infrared range sensor.

Upgrading the Boe-Bot — Part 1
September 2011, Page 48

Beef up your Boe-Bot to do more than humanly possible ... well, sort of.