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Converting a micro servo to continuous rotation

Say you want to build a small robot, but you soon discover that DC motors move too fast and geared DC motors are too expensive. Then you hear about servos. Servos are basically geared DC motors, and microservos seem just … Continue reading

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Micro Servo Gear Pry Tool

In the process of converting a micro servo to continuous rotation, it is necessary to open the housing and pry the gears off the servo base one at a time. However, my fingers are just too big and clumsy to … Continue reading

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Continuous rotation micro servo

Here are two Hextronik HXT900 microservos which I have modified for continuous rotation. These will provide the propulsion for the latest version of Grisbot. HXT900s are about the cheapest microservos out there. I’m planning to buy mine at Hobby King … Continue reading

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