Base Panels for Two-Deck Rover Robot
Lightweight but strong rigid expanded PVC plastic panels; 1/4" thick, in colors (red, blue, black). Contains plastic deck pieces only, or with all mounting hardware, risers, and support caster. These panels build a very sturdy robot that will last for a long time.
Bottom deck: Overall dimensions 6 1/2" by 6", with cutouts measuring 2 1/2" by 1" for wheels. Holes drilled for four columns, to attach the top deck. The bottom deck is pre-drilled for a square-base 1 1/4" swivel caster.
Top deck: 4 1/2" by 6". Holes drilled for four columns, to match the bottom deck.
The panels come pre-drilled for two Tamiya Worm Gear motors, which you can purchase from Tower Hobbies or other online resource. Or if you prefer, you can choose panels pre-drilled for standard servos. Includes two servo mounting brackets that work with most standard-size servos from Hitec, Futaba, Cirrus, GWS, and others. Be sure to select the motor option in the option box below.
For your convenience, a hardware pack for this base is also available. The hardware pack includes the following:
- 6/32 threaded standoffs, and hardware
- 4/40 mounting hardware
- nylon thumb screws
- Swivel caster, with mounting hardware
Looking for motors and wheels? Add a pair of our servo and wheel sets to motorize your rover base with two quality modified R/C servos and rugged polyurethane wheels.