Electronics for robotics

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

  1. Raspberry Pi Zero, alternative to Arduino.
    This $5 Pi Zero has all the features of the Arduino while beeing a more powerful computer.
  2. Review: A prebuilt application server with Google Coder.
    A version of Raspbian with Node and a server and an interface to manage the server.
  3. Using the Raspberry Pi as a server, the script.
    To connect a Pi and a computer and exchange data, perform commands remotely. The script gives you full control, unlike Coder.
  4. What OS for a connected device?
    Comparison of operating systems for Raspberry and Arduino.