Model RP6v2 C-Programmable Robotic Vehicle

Monday, April 08, 2013

Global Specialties releases a new autonomous mobile robot system: The Model RP6v2 C-Programmable Robotic Vehicle List Price: Only $199!

Yorba Linda, CA, April 2, 2013 – Global Specialties today introduced the RP6v2, C-Programmable Robotic Vehicle. The RP6v2 is an economical autonomous mobile robot system which provides an introduction to the fascinating world of robotics. It is designed for beginners as well as experienced electronics and software developers.

Programmable in C, the RP6v2 has many possibilities for expansion as your programming skills grow. The RP6v2 is ideal for educational curriculum at universities, trade schools, high schools and of course hobby users. With an extensive manual, lots of example programs, and a huge C function library, programming is easy and you can instantly start experimenting with your robot. All library and example programs are open source (GNU GPL)!

The RP6v2 features:

  • ATMEGA32 8-bit RISC microcontroller with 8 MIPS and 8MHz clock
  • Delivered fully assembled (no soldering needed)
  • CD with software, 138 page manual, and many extras
  • AVR-GCC and RobotLoader open source software for use with Windows and Linux
  • Programmable in C
  • Available accessories
  • Receives IR codes in RC5 format
  • USB Interface for easy programming and communication
  • Module I2C bus expansion system
  • Expansion boards may be stacked as needed
  • Sample C programs and huge C function library
  • Powerful tank drive train can drive up steep ramps and over obstacles
  • Large payload capacity
  • Light, collision, speed and IR-obstacle sensors integrated
  • Two 7.2V DC motors
  • 625 CPR encoder resolution for precise speed regulation
  • Six PCB expansion areas
  • 1-year Warranty

For more information: RP6v2

Hi Resolution Photos: download

Datasheet: download

Available Accessories: RP6v2 accessories

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