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Mechatronics (Crane Arm, Solar Tracker, Traffic Lights)

All other Scratch-Arduino microcontroller projects (Crane Arm-Traffic Lights etc)

Site: StemAcademy: Projects & Resources - Maker Space - Coding & Robotics
Course: StemAcademy: Projects & Resources - Maker Space - Coding & Robotics
Book: Mechatronics (Crane Arm, Solar Tracker, Traffic Lights)
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Date: Tuesday, 22 January 2019, 12:52 PM

1. Introduction Mechatronics Kits

2. Traffic Lights

3. Robotic Crane Arm

4. Solar Tracker

2. Traffic Lights

Traffic Light/Boomgate Features:

  • Available as full or 3D print your own kit
  • 3D printed ABS Frame and carbon fibre beams on an acrylic base
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • Arduino Microcontroller - Programmable with Scratch
  • Solderless Plug in Breakout Board
  • Servo Based Boom Gate with Digital Colour LED's
  • Cross Road Push Button
  • Micro Switches for Crossing Model
  • Speed Sign (Digital Colour LED)
  • Traffic Signal (Digital Colour LED)
  • Buzzer
  • Walk Indicator (digital Colour LED)
  • High Torque Servo Motor for Crossing Model
  • Continuous Rotation Servo for Crossing Model



3. Robotic Crane Arm


Robotic Crane Arm Features:

  • Available as full or 3D print your own kit
  • Tough 3D printed ABS Frame mounted to an acrylic base
  • Arduino Uno Microcontroller
  • Scratch/Arduino Programming
  • 4 x High Torque Metal Geared Servos
  • 18650 Lithium Ion Battery Pack (regulated)

4. Solar Tracker

Solar Tracker Features:

  • 2 High Torque Servo Motors for movement in the x and y axis
  • Sturdy 3D Printed ABS base, frame and solar panel plate
  • 4 x LDR Light Sensors
  • Solar Pane