As the driving module, the SunFounder-designed Robot HAT for Raspberry Pi integrates the motor driving, servo driving, and preset ADC, PWM, and digital pins for you to extend the functionality. There is already a speaker in the Robot HAT to facilitate TTS (Text-to-Speech), sound effects, background music, etc.
The Robot car kit is open source, providing schematics, structure diagrams, and source code. All information is available in one online tutorial: picar-x.rtfd.io
Note: Batteries and Raspberry Pi are not included
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About the PiCar-X:
- SunFounder PiCar-X is an AI self-driving robot car that uses Raspberry Pi as its control center. Visual Programming Web Control is available for the Raspberry Pi 4B 3B+ 3B.
- As the driving module, the SunFounder-designed Robot HAT for Raspberry Pi integrates the motor driving, servo driving, and preset ADC, PWM, and digital pins for you to extend the functionality. There is already a speaker in the Robot HAT to facilitate TTS (Text-to-Speech), sound effects, background music, etc.
- With a robust aluminium body and Robot HAT board based on Raspberry Pi development, PiCar-X is easy to control and assembled. It comes with multiple playing modes.
- The Robot car kit is open source, providing schematics, structure diagrams, and source code. All information is available in one online tutorial: picar-x.rtfd.io
Make Your Own Remote-Controlled Car
An ideal toy car robotic kit for creating your own robot and exploring endless activities.
- Play in Python with Web Control - A web control page for your operation, available on your smart phone, tablet and desktop, etc.
- Play in Blockly (like Scratch) - A visual programming tool - is available to help you grasp programming skills. There are 14 examples to help you understand blockly programming.
- Each of the mounted camera modules, ultrasonic modules, and line tracking modules can independently perform functions like color detection, face detection, automatic obstacle avoidance, and automatic line tracking, etc.
Through its camera, the car can detect faces, colors (6) and QR codes, as well as trained hand gestures and traffic signs.
PiCar-X can also recognize nearly 90 different objects which are the trained models from Tensorflow.
Using an ultrasonic module, PiCar-X can see obstacles ahead and avoid them easily.
Even if you put PiCar-X on a high desktop, you don't have to worry about it falling off.
The car has a speaker for TTS (Text-to-Speech), sound effects, and background music to bring you a good mood.
Python & Blockly Programming
You can program the car in Thonny using Python, or using a Blockly-based APP like Scratch.
M1.4 Nut x 6
M3 Nut x 6
M3 Self-locking Nut x 6
M4 Self-locking Nut x 4
M1.4 x 6 Screw 6
M1.5 x 4 Self-tapping Screw x 8
M2 x 4 Screw x 6
M2 x 10 Screw 8
M2.5 x 6 Screw x 6
M3 x 4 Countersunk Screw x 4
Servo x 3
One-Side Servo Arm
Servo Screw A
Double-Side Servo Arm
Servo Screw B
Cross Servo Arm
Servo Screw B
Grayscale Module x 1
Ultrasonic Module x 1
Camera Module x 1
M3 x 6 Screw x 8
M4 x 20 Screw x 4
M3 x 25 Screw x 8
M2.5 x 8 + 6 Nylon Standoff x 6
M2.5 x 11 + 6 Nylon Standoff x 6
M3 x 24 Nylon Standoff x 4
M3 x 35 Screw x 4
O1 Washer x 1
T1 Washer x 6
T2 Washer x6
Grayscale Module Cable x 2
Ultrasonic Module Cable x 2
FFC Cable x 2
Robot HAT x 1
Battery Holder x 1, Battery Ribbon x 1
Rear Wheel x 2, Front Wheel x 2
TT Motor x 2
Spiral Cable Wrap x 1
Screwdriver x 1
Cross Socket Wrench for Self-locking Nuts x 1, Structural Plate