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    Raspberry Pi 4 Animatronic BD-1 Companion Robot

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    When Dave saw BD-1 while playing the latest Star Wars game on his xbox, he knew he had to build a BD-1 companion bot for himself. Some things definitely had to be achieved for this build, like the display in the back of the head or the stim / med pack shooter of the buddy robot. Adding the projector complicated the build, as now the power consumption got even bigger than the Raspberry PI would already takes. This astrobot is not designed to walk around, but rather sit on your shoulder, like in the game.

     

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    Bill of Material:

     

    Product NameManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit
    Raspberry PI 4 4GBRASPBERRY PI1Buy NowBuy Now
    Arduino LeonardoARDUINO1Buy NowBuy Now
    ABX00028 - NANO EVERY DEVELOPMENT BRD, 8BIT AVRARDUINO1Buy NowBuy Now
    1403010049 - 3D Printer Filament, 1.75mm Dia, White, PLAFILAMENTIVE1Buy NowBuy Now
    1403010042 - 3D Printer Filament, 1.75mm Dia, Black, PLAFILAMENTIVE1Buy NowBuy Now
    1403010037 - 3D Printer Filament, 1.75mm Dia, Orange, PLAFILAMENTIVE1Buy NowBuy Now
    41 120 610 620 - Linear Solenoid, D Type / Box Type, Pull, Continuous, 12 VDCPED1Buy NowBuy Now

     

    Additional Parts:

     

    Product Name

    DS3225 Servo

    Matek 5V 12V PDB power distribution board

    Mini Beamer / Projector