Star Wars BB8 Inspired RC Printed Robot

  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Time to complete: 2 Days (Excluding printing)


Introduction

This is an easy to build Disney Star Wars BB8 inspired robot. It's controlled by an Arduino UNO over a bluetooth connection from your smartphone.

The videos are broken down into several parts:


BOM

List of items used in this project and where to find them (the links are Amazon affiliate links and help to support my projects at no cost to you):

■ Styrofoam Ball: http://geni.us/StyrofoamBall120m
■ Arduino Uno: http://geni.us/ArduinoUno
■ Motor driver: http://geni.us/UnoMotorShield
■ HM10 Bluetooth model: http://geni.us/HM10Bluetooth
■ Motor and wheel: http://geni.us/6VMotorAndWheel
■ Magnets: http://geni.us/6x3mmMagnets
■ Battery: http://geni.us/CR2032
■ Battery Holder (eBay): https://tinyurl.com/y9hwbhf2
■ Hycote White Primer: http://amzn.to/2FA0mGS
■ Metallic Sharpies: http://amzn.to/2GFXJoo
■ Set of Sharpies: http://amzn.to/2EvauRO


Code

The code for this project is hosted on GitHub: https://github.com/DIY-Machines/DIY_RC_BB8

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