The Dolly Wheel Drive Plates - Drive B (pair) from Sparkfun is a unique solution for anyone looking to build a simple, low-friction drive system or motorized dolly platform. These plates are specifically designed to seamlessly integrate with a motor and 25.4mm - 50.8mm OD aluminum tubing or PVC pipe readily available at your local hardware store. Each plate features a 38.1mm hub pattern and comes in pairs of two.
The Dolly Wheel Drive Plates belong to the Actobotics family, a comprehensive robotics building system that revolves around extruded aluminum channels, gears, precision shafts, and ball bearings. Actobotics' standardized hole patterns ensure that almost all components can be effortlessly connected together. This extensive range of components makes the creation of complex electromechanical prototypes or fully realized projects achievable.
The Dolly Wheel Drive Plates are perfect for a wide range of applications. Whether you're a hobbyist looking to build a DIY robot or a professional engineer working on an intricate electromechanical prototype, these plates offer a straightforward and efficient solution. The low-friction design ensures smooth and reliable operation, while the compatibility with a wide range of tubing and pipe sizes provides flexibility in design and construction.
What sets these plates apart is their integration with the Actobotics system. This allows you to not only build a functional drive system but also expand and enhance it with a variety of other components. It's an invitation to creativity and innovation, offering endless possibilities for both simple and complex projects.
For more detailed information about the Dolly Wheel Drive Plates, you can refer to the SketchUp Part and Product Page (585536) documents. These resources provide additional insights into the product's specifications and potential applications, helping you make the most of your purchase.