Articles tagged with encoder

  1. Motors

    Obviously we need motors for our robot. The easiest option is to buy motors with a reduction gearbox already attached. This will reduce the speed but increase the torque (how "strong" the motor is).

    Picture of a small yellow platic motor and gearbox common in toy robotics.
    One common and cheap option for motors, a bit small for my ambitions.

    There are a …