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01-23-2005, 08:50 PM

I want to know which motors are best suited for mobile/autonomous robots... :?:

01-27-2005, 11:08 AM
dc motors/ servos/ steppers...how heavy is it? If its not too heavy, use servos.If it is heavier than say a few kgs, use dc motors
Read ice's cool tutorial on how to program them

02-05-2005, 05:25 AM
I found some efficient small DC motors on CD-rom trays. The Mabuchi motors draw a max of 250mA over 5 VDC - good for autonomy :lol: