Hackspace Manchester @ Maker Faire UK

Last weekend a contingent of Hackspace members went to the UK Maker Faire to show off things that have been made in the space. We had (from left to right) The Cog Clock [Bob] 3D Printed Quadcopter [Bob] CrossStitch Cat [Steph] Giant Magic 8 Ball [Tom] Arduino Robot [Alex] Infinity Mirror [Alex] Knock Clock [Alex] […]

Prototype lifter arm

I added a prototype lifter arm to my robot yesterday. It needs re-doing (it’s unreliable and heavy) but it works for now. I’m using a new motor driver circuit for it as I burned out the SN754410 motor driver I was using, the lifter motor seems to peak briefly at about 1.5 amps when starting to […]