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DIY Robocar with RaspberryPi and Pi Camera


  • Raspberry Pi 3 Model B/B+
  • Adafruit DC & Stepper Motor HAT for Raspberry Pi


Function: Teleops

Using an XBox game controller to control robocar. XBox Controller configuration: Right trigger (axes 5): forward Left trigger (axes 2): reverse/brake * Left joy-stick (axes 0): steer catkin_make source devel/setup.bash roslaunch launch/dbw.launch

Function: Preset Drive Commands (Blind)

Using pre-saved drive command (throttle,steer,duration) to drive robocar. catkin_make source devel/setup.bash roslaunch launch/blindmove.launch Note: Edit src/blindmove/launch/drivecommands.csv with one drive command per line in the following format: * throttle(-1.0:1.0), steer(-1.0:1.0), duration(sec)

Function: Camera Control Driving

Using camera input to calculate drive commands. catkin_make source devel/setup.bash roslaunch launch/cam.launch Note: Work-in-progress (5/10/2018)