Tag Archives: Pololu

E-Big Jake’s First Drive

OK, I received the new motor controller (a 24v23 this time) and I managed to roughly hack the toy tractor together so that it is able to drive on it’s own wheels. Very hackish so far, and improvement is needed, but the tractor easily was able to drive me through my shop (since it is […]

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 […]