Tag Archives: Motor Controller

PROPTB6612FNG

I uploaded (and also on OBEX) a little SPIN script to use the Thosiba TB6612FNG dual motor controller on the Parallax Propeller. The driver offers methods to operate each motor individually or both motors together (by sending the same command to each, or sending a different command to each).

Schnell!

OK, the MY1016 DC motor arrived, and I couldn’t resist test-driving it :-). Well, it is fast (schnell) though. And, since there where some complaints about that „krokoklemmen“ which I used for the small motor yesterday, here a short updated in pictures …

High Power Motor Controller

My son and I are planning to add electric drive to an children’s tractor (which normally is powered by pedaling) . Thus, a high power motor controller is needed (since a 250Watt/24V/14A engine is already ordered). Pololu  offers a range of different high power controllers, and I decided to by the 18v15 (there is also a very well done user guide […]