Your own Viam Rover
If you want a convenient mobile base for a variety of robotics projects, you can now order your own Viam rover.
The Viam Rover 2 arrives preassembled with two encoded motors with suspension, a webcam with a microphone unit, a 6 axis IMU, power management and more. It is primarily designed for use with a Raspberry Pi 4. Featuring an anodized aluminum chassis with expandable mounting features, the rover can comfortably navigate indoor environments with a 20 lb payload. You can customize your rover by mounting sensors, LiDAR, and arms.
You must purchase the following hardware separately:
- A Raspberry Pi 4
- Four 18650 batteries or RC-type battery (with charger)
- A MicroSD card and an adapter/reader
Viam is a complete software platform for smart machines that runs on any 64-bit Linux OS and macOS.
A list of the contents of the Viam Rover 1 kit, instructions for wiring your rover, and links for additional hardware.
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