Assemble the Car

Please follow the steps below to complete the assembly of the car.

  1. Remove the protective film on the acrylic.

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  2. Place the board on the table as shown in the picture, the side with the same hole as the R3 board, we call A; the back is B. This will help you avoid mistakes during assembly.

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  3. Turn to the B side, use M3x30mm screws and M3 nuts to attach the TT Motor. 2 details here: 1 - the output shaft is facing the bat-shaped side; 2 - the motor cable is facing the inside.

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  4. Mount another TT Motor, the same attention needs to be paid to the direction of the output shaft and the direction of the cable.

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  5. Use M3x6mm screws to mount the M3x12mm standoff in the position as shown below.

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  6. Use M3x6mm screws to mount the universal wheel.

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  7. Putting on the 2 wheels and the car’s basic structure has been completed.

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  8. Attach the M3x12mm bracket to the rear of the car with M3x6mm screws

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  9. Attach the L298N module with M3x6mm screws.

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  10. Mount the M3x24mm standoff with M3x6mm screws in the position as shown below.

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  11. Mount the R3 board with M3x6mm screws.

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  12. Assemble the two IR Obstacle Modules with M3x10mm screws and M3 nuts.

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  13. Turn to side B and attach the Line Track module with four M3x6mm screws and two M3x24mm standoffs.

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  14. Stick the velcro on the 9V battery (rechargeable is recommended) and put on the battery clip.

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  15. Stick the other section of the Velcro on the car to secure the battery.

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  16. Turn over to side A and attach the breadboard to the front of the car. Thereafter, you will be able to add different components (e.g. ultrasonic module) to the breadboard as required for your project.

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  17. Getting the car running also requires wiring it up and writing code, which will be written in subsequent sections.