The PS2 PlayStation record-playback servomotor controller interface from Images Scientific Instruments is a small
DC powered interface board that will record and play back
up to five minutes of servo motion for four standard 5 VDC
hobby (R/C type) servomotors (Hitec/Futaba; not included).
The four servomotors are controlled using the two
joysticks on the PS2 controller. Each joystick controls two
servomotors. The X and Y direction of each joystick controls
a servomotor. Servomotor speed is proportional to the tilt
of the joystick.
To record servomotor movements, a user presses a
button on the PS2 to start recording. These sessions record
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the four servomotor channels simultaneously for up to five
minutes. The PS2 is utilized to control the servomotors
during a recording session. To stop recording, another
button is pressed on the PS2 controller.
Once data is recorded, the user may play back the
session with or without the Playstation controller attached.
The controller allows for continuous loop playback of all
servomotor movements recorded.
No programming or host computer is required. The PS2
interface is a stand-alone device that uses the PS2 to record
and play back both movements and speed. A PS2 controller
is not required for playback.
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Aluminum Gearbox Arms
In addition to their current line of ABS gearbox arms, ServoCity has recently added two new aluminum
gearbox arms: a 4" single arm and a 6" double arm. These
all new aluminum gearbox arms are constructed of 1/4"
thick 6061-T6 aluminum for superior strength and durability.
The aluminum arms contain the 0.770" hub pattern which
allows easy attachment to any of their servo power
gearboxes, including the new Mega Servo using 6-32
screws. These aluminum gearbox arms are perfect for R/C
sailboats, power boats, large scale robots, or any high