Buggy Timing System

Created on 17 Nov 2016

Easy, accurate timing for buggy push practice.

Timing gates and possibly buggy-mounted sensors to collect data for overall times, acceleration from a single push, and other useful stats.

@bobbiec

Bobbie Chen

@ewwong

Emily Wong

@yihanz

Jean Zhang

@acarrion

Alicia CarriĆ³n

Part Cost Quantity Total
XBee 1mW Wire Antenna - Series 1 (802.15.4) - WRL-08665 - SparkFun Ele $24.95 1 $24.95
XBee Series 1 Antenna for wireless communication
Arduino Uno - R3 - DEV-11021 - SparkFun Electronics $24.95 1 $24.95
Arduino Uno for controlling gates
SparkFun XBee Explorer USB - WRL-11812 - SparkFun Electronics $24.95 1 $24.95
XBee Explorer USB for receiving data
9V Snap Connector - PRT-00091 - SparkFun Electronics $1.25 3 $3.75
9V battery connector for power
IR Receiver Diode - TSOP38238 - SEN-10266 - SparkFun Electronics $1.95 4 $7.80
IR Receiver for breakbeam gates
SparkFun XBee Shield - WRL-12847 - SparkFun Electronics $14.95 2 $29.90
XBee Shield for Arduino
XBee Pro 60mW PCB Antenna - Series 1 (802.15.4) - WRL-11216 - SparkFun $37.95 2 $75.90
XBee Pro Series 1 Antenna for wireless communication - using Pro for range needs
LED - Infrared 950nm - COM-09349 - SparkFun Electronics $0.95 4 $3.80
IR LED for breakbeam gates
503 Service Unavailable Error $98.00 1 $98.00
PocketLab sensor for on-buggy sensor
9V Alkaline Battery - PRT-10218 - SparkFun Electronics $1.95 3 $5.85
9V batteries for power
Project Totals: 22 $299.85
Track 1 Base Budget: $250.00
Preferred Vendor Budget Bonus: $50.00
Remaining Budget: $0.15