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Cherokey 4WD Basic Arduino Robotics Kit

By: on June 22, 2015

The Cherokey 4WD is a versatile mobile platform compatible with most microcontrollers that serves as the control center for a robotic vehicle. In other words: Vrrrooommm! The Arduino kit is a basic DIY-er for makers looking to put together a an iOS-app-controlled truck that's rapid, rugged, and ready for the outdoors.

Cherokey 4WD sets include all hardware, tech, and instructions needed to build the wheeled robot, including durable, solid aluminum body parts, high-quality micro-speed motors, an ultrasonic sensor, BLE-ready microcontroller, IR sensor, and LEDs. The resultant truck is easy to control with an iOS device, and makers can write their own code to achieve specific RC movements and actions. No additional motor driver or wireless shield are required prior to beginning the building process.

Use the Cherokey 4WD for educational purposes, robot competitions, home automation protyping, or research projects. Get the Cherokey 4WD for $14 off retail price for a limited time from Dude Exclusives.

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