Mikronauts Announces RoboPi: The Most Advanced Robot Controller for the Raspberry Pi
“RoboPi allows sophisticated robots to be made with a Raspberry Pi handling vision and RoboPi handling the low level control - you can think of RoboPi as the 'hindbrain', and the Raspberry Pi as the 'cerebral cortex'- Mikronauts CTO William Henning”
Parallax Propeller P8X32 eight core 32 bit Risc microcontroller running at 100Mhz
eight channel 0-5V MCP3208 analog to digital converter with servo compatible headers
three ten-pin Mikronauts I/O module expansion connectors (P0-P7, P8-P15, P16-P23)
24 servo compatible headers on P0..P23
P0-P7 & P8-P15 can select external power power or Pi's 5VDC power supply
P16-P23 is powered by 5V from the Pi expansion header for sensors
512Kbit boot EEPROM for the Propeller
4 pin I2C expansion headers for both the Raspberry Pi and the Propeller
5 pin HCOM connector for use with PropPlug in stand alone operation (optional)
extensive RoboPi Build Manual and RoboPi User Manual
Arduino-style C library for the Raspberry Pi and Spin Object for the Parallax Propeller
RoboPi is supplied kit form in order to be more cost effective for schools, clubs and individuals.
For a complete list of features please seehttp://www.mikronauts.com/
RoboPi is available now in both “Lite” and “Full” kit form.
Quantity pricing is available for distributors and educational organizations.