UAV’s, Quadcopters, Hexcopters – call them what you wish, they are the “cool toy” of the 21st century with many practical applications in photography, surveillance and around the farm or at home. Let’s create your very own flying machine.
From Roomba’s® to R2D2’s, humans have always had a fascination with robots. With the availability of cheap electronics and inexpensive parts it’s easier than ever to design and build your own robot. Make it follow a line or make it do the dishes – it’s your robot!
Electronics is a fun hobby that you no longer need to be a rocket scientist to enjoy. Modern components, tools and test equipment is inexpensive and powerful, allowing you to create just about anything you can dream up. So what are you waiting for – let’s get wired!
The Arduino family of microcontrollers come in several sizes, all at super low prices – some under 5 dollars! With an assortment of Analog and Digital inputs and outputs combined with a simple programming language they are the ideal choice for all kinds of projects.
The Raspberry Pi is a microcomputer with a micro price. But don’t be fooled by it’s size, it packs a powerful punch and includes USB, Audio, Video Camera and HDMI ports. Use it as the brains for your next Robot or Internet of Things project, or make your own mini web server.
Sooner or later everything will be connected to the Internet. Learn about the Internet of Things (IoT) and build cool projects to wire up your home and take control of your environment. Star Trek just got a little bit closer, so beam yourself up and let’s get started!
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