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The PiE Electrical System

Base Kit

Our base kit provides the minimal required electrical components to build a minimally driving robot. It includes:

  • Battery A Lithium-Polymer battery that has a voltage of ~11.2 Volts during regular use. These kinds of batteries are powerful but can be rather dangerous if charged incorrectly.
  • Power Distribution Board Distributes power from Battery to rest of robot
  • Raspberry Pi (rpi) Brain of the Robot; an on board computer
  • Motor Controller Controls the motors on the robot
  • Team Flag Displays team information

Kit Extension