Components for toy car hacking

What to do with a Nucleo board STM32 L053R8 (Ultra-low-power ARM Cortex-M0+ MCU with 64 Kbytes Flash, 32 MHz CPU, USB) ... Some toy car robots ??

Searching for components:


About 130 models at DigiKey.fr


Lego has a nice collection of motors:
Well, might be easy ... too easy? Will it be adapted to the power control shield on the Nucleo??
For the record Lego has also a pneumatic kit (80€).

Starter kits

Complete car or robots

Kits look really nice, but you assemble and then what. Puzzles are not my kind of fun. A custom, original and risky robot will be better.


February summary - 2017-02

02 February




  • "Jules's dream", salle Stekel, 2017-02-14.
    Le melange harpe, piano, cuivre percu rend une texture, un grain intéressant. Le passage rapide avec le tambourin est très efficace.
    • Trombone: Denis Leloup
    • Tuba: Francois Thuillier
    • Percussions: Isabelle Roche
    • Percussion: Sebastien Le Guenanff
    • Basse: Olivier Destephany
    • Harpe: Melanie Virot
    • Piano: Daniela Mizzi
  • Emel Mathlouthi (via Paste Magazine)

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