MowBot

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Remote-controlled lawn-mower.

Lawns still need to be mowed, despite the terrible winter weather conditions.

Can be rented out to raise revenue for space.

Contents

Requirements

Skills

  • Electronics
  • Mechanical
  • Metalwork

Resources & Equipment

  • Old petrol mover
  • RC components
    • Servo motors
    • Remote controller
  • Motors & drive to wheels
  • Rain-cover

Basic Design

v.0.x

  • Emergency kill-switch
  • Petrol-engine drives cutting-blade
  • Battery & wheelchair-motors drive wheels/drive-train

v.1

v.2+

  • Full-electric
  • Autonomous
  • Boundary sensor
  • Accessories
    • Dog-poop-scooper
    • Snow-plough
    • Grass-catcher
  • Continuous track (tank tracks)

Build Log

References & Resources

Personal tools