Re: [beam] Sources to buy cased 4 gear servo motors
- On Nov 4, 2005, at 10:11 AM, Jason D. Blevins wrote:
> plus I have to pay for shipping from Canada...Oops. I misread that as needing to ship TO canada. if you're in
the US, there are LOTS of places for mail-order of RC servos.
http://www.towerhobbies.com/ is one source, with a presumably
bewildering array of servos to choose from. One of the cheap
$9 servos will probably work fine. Tower is also nice in that
they have a 'reduced shipping' policy for small parts like this.
- I think the DiscRover project needs Servos with Servo controllers.
IIRC, the OOPic-R interfaces with it over Servo outputs. Best to check
the book to be sure, Jason. I would if I could, but I do not have the
book at the moment.
J Wolfgang Goerlich
> $12 each is not a bad price for an RC servo, and the solarbotics ones
> are already modified for continuous rotation (which probably means
> that they should cost less, since they lack the servo electronics,
> but in reality it makes them a special low-volume item that needs to
> be more expensive.)