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Basics: How Do I Choose a Battery?

Posted on January 15, 2013

By Coleman Benson & filled under Electronics, Schools & Curriculum.

Given the wide range of actuators and electronics which go into a robot, choosing the right battery may not be an easy task. This article guides you through the thought processes involved in choosing one or more batteries for your robot. Even if you are just starting in robotics, you may have already realized that [...]
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Uncovering Robotics – Robots Now

Posted on May 29, 1999

By William Cox & filled under Entertainment.

This article is a brief history of robotics. If the late 1980’s are viewed as the "death" of robotics, then certainly 1988 through about 1992 can be viewed as the "rebirth" of robotics into a stable industry. "From 1987-1992 orders [for robots] increased by 40%. Manufacturers worked hard to improve the robot’s reliability and usefulness. [...]
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... Tamiya connector , though we supply it. For a power supply, it depends largely on the current ... this information, you can take a look at the lab power supplies we offer to find the best one to suit your needs. ...
2010-07-19 16:01 by CBenson
... dead (originally more expensive) PSU in the lab I actually have an MBR4045 along with another ... I could have had a big pile of these very nice power diodes. Anyway... One quick question. I can't ... forum about a guy who took three 400W ATX supplies and tried to tie them together with an ...
2007-02-12 02:55 by Tillin9
... then go to chapter 6 which shows how to make power supplies. If you have time, read the whole thing at least ... your primary goal is to build amplifiers for music or lab needs. There is no single kit I can recommend for pure ...
2007-01-14 02:37 by Tillin9
... used to switch large currents, for example in power supplies. FETs in general are used here since unlike bipolars ... Try looking at this http://www.tigoe.net/pcomp/labs/lab-motors.shtml or http://www.robotroom.com/HBridge.html ...
2006-10-12 22:11 by Tillin9
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