August 4, 2010

Control an R/C car with Android & Bluetooth


Wow, controlling things with bluetooth and Android seems to be all the rage these days! Earlier today we showed you some videos of Android controlling Lego Mindstorm NXT via Bluetooth. Fast forward a few hours and Eirik Taylor, a 21 yr old 1/2 Canadian, 1/2 Norwegian guy is controlling his R/C Ferrari with his HTC Hero. But enough of the boring stuff right? Check out the video and wiring schematic after the break.

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His website contains a LOT of useful info, including the schematic for how the car is wired:

Thanks to our tipster for sending this in!

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Video: Control an R/C car with Android & Bluetooth


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