Devastator Tank Mobile Platform (Metal DC Gear Motor)

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SKU: ROB0128 Brand: DFRobot
The Devastator tank platform is constructed from high strength aluminium alloy and is extremely solid and durable. Due to the popularity of this platform we have released a new and improved version 2 that includes the following features:
$159.95 AUD, inc GST
$145.41 AUD, exc GST

Available with a lead time
Expect dispatch between Apr 29 and May 03

Quantity Discounts:

  • 5-10 $141.05 (exc GST)
  • 10+ $138.14 (exc GST)
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0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

Shipping:

  • $6+ Standard (5+ days*, tracked)
  • $10+ Express (2+ days*, tracked)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only - must order online*)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page.

*Conditions apply, see shipping tab below.

The Devastator tank platform is constructed from high strength aluminium alloy and is extremely solid and durable. Due to the popularity of this platform we have released a new and improved version 2 that includes the following features:

  1. New body shape for easy construction and to accommodate more modules
  2. Modular wiring – no soldering iron needed!
  3. Upgraded V1’s plastic motors to durable and robust metal gear motors
  4. Improved speed and torque
  5. Increased load capacity from 1.5kg to 3kg
  6. High performance suspension to navigate the toughest terrains

Kit includes detailed assembly instructions. Click here for a PDF.

The platform has multiple mounting holes that allow users to add various sensors, servos, turntables and controllers. The platform is fully compatible with popular microcontrollers on the market, such as Romeo All-in-one, Raspberry Pi Model B+, Intel Edison, Lattepanda, etc.

This kit is perfect for hobbyists, educators, robot competitions and research projects!

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Possible Applications:
  • Education
  • Competitions
  • Mobile robotic arms
  • Outdoor 2WD mobile robots

This motor driver HAT is a good fit if using a Raspberry Pi as your control platform. Otherwise, you'll need any two channel driver with a current rating above 2.3 Amps peak.
Kit includes robust metal gear motors.

Please Note:
1. This product is sold as a kit and will require tools for assembly. Click here to buy tools
2. This product does not include a microcontroller. Suitable microcontrollers can be found on the product wiki page 
3. Please be careful when connecting wires to avoid damage to connectors

Specification

  • Rated Voltage: 6 V
  • Operating Voltage Range 2~7.5V
  • Gear reduction ratio: 45:1
  • D output shaft diameter: 4 mm
  • No-load speed: 133 RPM @ 6 v
  • No-load current: 0.13 A
  • Locked-rotor torque: 4.5 kg.cm
  • Locked-rotor current: 2.3 A
  • Load Capacity:3kg
  • Assembled Dimensions (L x W x H): 225 x 220 x 108 mm/ 8.86 x 8.66 x 4.25 inches
  • Net Weight: 1.3kg

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Parts List

  • Devastator Tank Mobile Platform (Metal DC Gear Motor) x1

This product is listed in:

Robotics>Chassis

Product Comments

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

Products that weigh more than 0.5 KG may cost more than what's shown (for example, test equipment, machines, >500mL liquids, etc).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options (depends on the final destination - you can get a quote on the view cart page):

  • $3+ for Stamped Mail (typically 10+ business days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6+ for Standard Post (typically 6+ business days, tracked)
  • $10+ for Express Post (typically 2+ business days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (must order online and only pickup after we email to notify you the order is ready). Orders placed after 2PM may not be ready until the following business day.

Non-metro addresses in WA, NT, SA & TAS can take 2+ days in addition to the above information.

Some batteries (such as LiPo) can't be shipped by Air. During checkout, Express Post and International Methods will not be an option if you have that type of battery in your shopping cart.

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11+ for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16+ for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount will increase based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address (here's a PDF which includes other key business details):

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

Take a look at our customer service page if you have other questions such as "do we do purchase orders" (yes!) or "are prices GST inclusive" (yes they are!). We're here to help - get in touch with us to talk shop.

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