Robot Guts: Get Inside Your Favorite Robots
Motors & Pneumatics
What are the best applications for motors and which are the best applications for pneumatics?
What are necessary steps to set-up a pneumatic system on a robot? When should I avoid pneumatics? What might I look to replace when my pneumatics system fails?
What types of legal FIRST motors should I use on my drive system? What about on an elevator, a shooter, or an arm? What is the most important information to know when deciding which motor to use? How should I mount a motor? What does gearing down a motor mean?
Explore these questions and more with Mike Vilarelle.