Hamzasfd
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Robotics: Suggestions Required

Postby Hamzasfd » Sun Sep 18, 2016 4:04 am

We want to build a solar powered search and rescue robot.We have to control the robot with a radio remote control. We would like to use a cheap and good range remote control system for our robot. Could anyone tell what are our best options?

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Re: Robotics: Suggestions Required

Postby theborg » Tue Sep 27, 2016 6:22 pm

Hamzasfd,

Thank you for your question and welcome to the forum. The most suitable controller would depend on the requirements for your bot. To name a few, how many channels you'll need (one for each motor you'll need to control), what max range you'll need to operate at, and your budget. Below is a link to a shop that supplies a range of RC controllers to meet all kinds of needs.

http://www.robotshop.com/en/wireless-rc ... llers.html
Hope this helps.

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