15. case 05 Crazy dance#

15.1. Our Goal#

  • To make the Ring:bit car to dance in free style.

15.2. Requiered Materials#

15.3. Hardware Connect#

  • Connect the left wheel servo to P1 of the Ring:bit expansion board and the right wheel servo to P2. ../../_images/jBVHea8.png

15.4. Software#


15.5. Coding#

Step 1#

  • Click on “Advanced” in the MakeCode Drawer to see more code sections.


  • Search for “ringbitcar” and click on the ring:bit car package to add it to your project. (As below picture)


Note: If you get a warning telling you some packages will be removed because of incompatibility issues, either follow the prompts or create a new project in the Project file menu.

Step 2#

  • Snap the block set left wheel at pin P1 right wheel at pin P2 to the On start block.

  • The port number is based on the actual servo connection port. ../../_images/igG5TVD1.png

Step 3#

  • Snap blocks into forever block.

  • Set an varieble to left and an variable to right.

  • Generate a random number and assinment to the left and the right.


Step 4#

  • Set the left wheel speed to the variable left abd the right wheel speed to the variable right.

  • Pause for one second.



Program Link:https://makecode.microbit.org/_WrC1kWhizc6E

If you don’t want to type these code by yourself, you can directly download the whole program from the link below:

15.6. Result#

  • The car runs at different speed.


15.7. Think#

  • How do you ensure the car moves at a slower speed constantly?

15.8. Questions#

15.9. More Information#