Just started coding the software for my project in Python!
Finally submitted my shopping list with a better motor and the electronics I'll need to build my self-driving car. Now I'm going to get the car chassis ready and start programming the software while I wait for my parts to arrive!!!
Got some old broken RC equipment from a friend for cheap. Hopefully I’ll be able to scavenge some parts from it for my project, allowing me to save money on some parts and do less 3D printing!
Almost finished laying out the the first version of my motor controller circuit on a PCB! This is a rendering of it, made in EasyEDA :)
My electronics shopping cart is filling up!
Working on the schematic and PCB for the motor controller for my project!!!
Finalizing my parts list and finding the best prices 💰
Finally submitted my SOM application (it's probably too late, but we'll see) and started writing a blog post about my Summer of Making project! benjaminashbaugh.me/projects/self-driving-car-process
It’s printing time! Fixing up my 3D printer.
Re-reading all my make magazines to find inspiration