A component represents a physical piece of electrical or electromechanical hardware in a machine.
Viam provides built-in support for the following component types. You can also add support for additional component types using modular resources.
The signal wire hub of a robot, with GPIO pins for transmitting signals between the robot's computer and its other components.
An input controller, like a gamepad or joystick, is a device humans use to control a robot's actions.
A device that provides information about a robot's power systems, including voltage, current, and power consumption.
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