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Robotics DIY Donkey Car Workshop

April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those interested in robotics and DIY projects! This event will guide you through building and controlling your very own “Donkey Car,” We will cover:
Necessary hardware, including Raspberry Pi and various components.

  • Assembly process, ensuring you understand every step.
  • Software installation on both your laptop and the Donkey Car, enabling seamless connection and control.

We made a YouTube playlist that we recommend you watch here

Our hands-on sessions will cover calibration techniques, providing you with the skills to fine-tune your car for optimal performance. Beyond the basics, you’ll learn to connect your Donkey Car to Wi-Fi and access it remotely, offering a glimpse into the possibilities of IoT and remote management. Throughout the workshop, we’ll reference the comprehensive “Training manual.docx,” available on Google Docs, which includes detailed instructions, helpful figures, and links to further resources. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to expand your robotics knowledge, this event promises a fun, educational experience that will leave you with a fully functional Donkey Car and the confidence to explore further projects.



April 19
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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GDG Windsor


St. Clair Centre for the Arts
201 Riverside Dr. W.
Windsor,, Ontario N9A5K4 Canada
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