Programming Robots Study Group – ROS ROV Rev 1

ROS ROV Rev 1 ROS ROV Rev 1 means ROS (robot operating system) remote operated vehicle revision 1. This first revision will somewhat resemble a radio controlled vehicle. Some key differences: The control data is digital and the data stream complex The platform is open and designed for programmatic extension The control systems are flexible, ...

“Sub” Projects

06/10/13 Thetis is coming along swimmingly! I’ve gone with Lexan as the frame material, 3/16″ thick. The dimensions are 24″x15″x18″. I have stainless steel 15″ rods holding it together and will buttress with slabs of Lexan for both support and  instrument mounting.                 Pretty damn exciting if I ...

Garden Computer

Functions The garden computer automatically maintains the garden in an intelligent way and streams data to a server where it can be viewed in real time or plotted historically. An informational video and possibly live data should also be available on a screen at the instillation. Weather Monitoring Sunlight Temperature Humidity Wind speed and direction ...