Electronics for robotics

A series of experiments to get started and acquire the knowledge to build a robot.

List of components

A guide of the most commonly used electronic components.


  1. Overview and working environment.
  2. Using a LCD.
  3. Beating heart.

Tests of parts

  1. Distance sensor.
  2. Gyroscope.
  3. HOT UK05.

Raspberry Pi Zero

This $5 device has all the features of the Arduino while beeing a more powerful computer.

  1. Raspberry Pi Zero, alternative to Arduino.
  2. A simple application server with node and Raspberry. Building a network on the Pi.