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RC Car Hack With Android And Arduino

In this tutorial, we're going to get your plain old RC to be controlled by Android and give it some extra features!

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RC Car Hack With Android And Arduino

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Arduino Pro Mini 328 - 5V/16MHz
SparkFun Arduino Pro Mini 328 - 5V/16MHz
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SparkFun Bluetooth Modem - BlueSMiRF Silver
SparkFun Bluetooth Modem - BlueSMiRF Silver
It can be
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Dual H-Bridge motor drivers L298
SparkFun Dual H-Bridge motor drivers L298
×1
Servos (Tower Pro MG996R)
×1
Linear Regulator (7805)
Linear Regulator (7805)
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Resistor 10k ohm
Resistor 10k ohm
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Buzzer
Buzzer
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LiPo 2 cell battery
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PCB
×1

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Dremel tool
screwdriver
Wire cutter
Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
Arduino FTDI adaptor

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Schematics

Schematics

Fritzing image

Code

The android application

The android application

The arduino repository

Navigate to robots/btRcCar

Credits

danionescu

danionescu

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I'm an electronics enthusiast, passionate about science, and programming.I like the challenges involved with building things from scratch.

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