The Smart Cart Motor is a motor-driven wheel that attaches to the Smart Cart to make it go at a constant velocity, forwards or backwards. In PASCO Capstone or SPARKvue, you can control the motor remotely through its wired connection to the Smart Cart by setting the power on a scale of -100 to +100%.
The Smart Cart Motor can be programmed in Blockly in PASCO Capstone or SPARKvue to execute movements based on sensor measurements. For instance, the Motor can be programmed to decrease in velocity as the position of the Smart Cart increases. You can program the Smart Cart to follow equations of motion and graph the real-time motion on a plot of the theoretical equation of motion.
- 1x Smart Cart Motor
- 1x Smart Cart Connector Cable
- 1x USB Charging Cable
Perform the following experiments and more with the Smart Cart Motor.
Visit PASCO’s Experiment Library to view all activities for this product.
- Locating an Earthquake Epicenter
- Graph Matching
- Smart Cart Meetup
- Relative Motion
- Average and Instantaneous Velocity
- Vector Components of Velocity