XloBorg – compass & accelerometer for the Raspberry Pi

Posted by Mike Redrobe | Posted in Technology | Posted on 20-06-2013


This week, PiBorg released XLoBorg – a 3 Axis Accelerometer and 3 Axis Magnetometer add-on for the Raspberry Pi Since its so new the current software only gives the raw magnetometer x y z values: mX = +00371, mY = -00053, mZ = +02539 Magnetic flux strength values aren’t much use to us mere humans, […]

Raspberry Pi Biped Robot

Posted by Mike Redrobe | Posted in robots, Technology | Posted on 16-06-2013


This is a biped based on the BRAT design from a few years ago, updated to be controlled by the raspberry pi and so giving access to usb peripherals, camera wifi etc. The robot is a 6 servo biped walker featuring three degrees of freedom (DOF) per leg. The robot can walk forward or backwards […]