Zippy 3.0

About the project

imagine a remote control tank that can do anything a real tank can do. now imagine a small 3d printed tank that can’t do anything a real tank can. and gets defeated by a single peck of a seagull, thats zippy.

Project info

Difficulty: Moderate

Platforms: Raspberry PiPython

Estimated time: 5 days

License: MIT license (MIT)

Items used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi Zero W Raspberry Pi Zero W x 1
High Torque Turbo Worm Geared Motor DC12V Motors High Torque Turbo Worm Geared Motor DC12V Motors x 2
3000mAh 3S 11.4V Lipo Battery 3000mAh 3S 11.4V Lipo Battery x 1
Lipo Battery Monitor W/ Alarm Lipo Battery Monitor W/ Alarm x 1
Full-bridge Motor Driver B/o - L298n Full-bridge Motor Driver B/o - L298n x 1

Software apps and online services

https://github.com/FireMarshmallow/Zippy_os https://github.com/FireMarshmallow/Zippy_os

Hand tools and fabrication machines

3D printer 3D printer x 1

Story

With all the recent news about the mars rover I wanted a piece of the action,

I wanted to make a scale version of the Perseverance rover.

And after discussing it with my partner,

They persuaded me to start smaller.

So I started working on a small tank instead and zippy was born.


Schematics, diagrams and documents

schematic

CAD, enclosures and custom parts

Parts for better motors

Go to download

Rover platform by nahueltaibo

Go to download

Code

Zippy 3.0

Credits

Photo of Mellow_fire

Mellow_fire

Hellow in mellow

   

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