A simple to use motor shield for the Spark Core and Photon. This board is designed to simplify the process of making small roving robots using a Photon or Spark Core. The shield is designed to be used with low cost robot chassis to make simple autonomous robots.
Dual bi-directional motor control using TB6612FMG dual H-bridge
Dual open drain 2A MOSFET outputs
Socket for HC-SRo4
Socket for 5V I2C Interface
Provides 5V regulated power to Photon or Core
Max. Input voltage: 12V
Min. Input voltage: 6V
Max. Current M1 and M2: 2A
Max. current I2C 5V supply: 80mA
1 x PhoBot v1.0
The board has an accompanying C library that can be found on GitHub here.
For technical support and suggestions, please visit our forum.
An Open Software Ecosystem
We recognize that each project has different requirements and goals. As such we have worked to provide as much flexibility to developers as possible. Our quad-core solution allows us to run numerous software solutions. From the selection of algorithms, NLP services, smart assistants, operating systems, and more, we wish to support our users. If you have suggestions on what services you would like to see us officially support let us know on our forums, or if you enjoy the work yourself, submit a merge request to our github.