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Solar Power Devices

6 Posts authored by: snidhi
Finally the Arduino UNO was replaced by a Arduino Nano for the final tests.   The Ultimate Block Diagram    Final SimpleSolar BOT        Finally Update  The final video of the SolarBot in Action. Due to lack of sunlight today the tests were done with multiple halogen bulbs to simulate the sun. And I also added an extra solar panel to boot up the power output. The 4 Halogen Bulb setup to mimic the sun.   Test Setup     Ad ...
The Big Fail Newlife Simple SolarBOT Motor Driver for Geared motor Calibrating the Joystick Hardware First Tests with Arduino UNO Video Test with LiPo Battery Power   Shortly after my last blog update I faced a challenge and a tragedy with the SolarBOT. It involved some stupidity on my side and I found myself strangling for time... and IC components as always.   Nevertheless I find it worth mentioning here.   Lesson 1: Wrong choice of motors: The base m ...
Solar Power Devices Enter Your Electronics & Design Project for Your Chance to Win a Grand Prize for the most inspiring project or a $100 Shopping Cart! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   After enjoying one week of summer in Greece.. I am back with further updates on the solarBOT. This is the second last blog. In the coming week I will dedicate more time to finishing the project.   The Mechanical Design The Simple SolarBOT ...
Solar Power Devices Enter Your Electronics & Design Project for Your Chance to Win a Grand Prize for the most inspiring project or a $100 Shopping Cart! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This week was not blessed with much sun in North Germany. I focused on testing different sensors and motor drivers with Arduino Nano board.   Testing Solar Panels powering Arduino Nano The Sensors Test Setup Plan Learning to use Arduin ...
Solar Power Devices Enter Your Electronics & Design Project for Your Chance to Win a Grand Prize for the most inspiring project or a $100 Shopping Cart! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   Testing the solar panels Solar Panels Load Test The Test Setup The Voltage Measurements The Solar Panel Current Testing the solar panels  In this week I am testing the solar panels for their current delivery and voltage outpu ...
Solar Power Devices Enter Your Electronics & Design Project for Your Chance to Win a Grand Prize for the most inspiring project or a $100 Shopping Cart! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   Aim of the Simple Solar BOT Current Status of the Project Devices under Test Further Steps in next Month Aim of the Simple Solar BOT  My idea is to develop a simple solar powered robot which can harness its energy from the solar ...