Ubiquity Robotics Documentation

Warning

The Magni robot is strong, fast, and heavy. Initially, use lumber, bricks, or whatever you have to lift the wheels free of the floor, or run it somewhere where it can’t hurt anyone or anything if it surprises you. NOT ON A TABLE TOP.

Quick Start

  1. If you don’t have your robot yet
  2. Unboxing, putting in batteries and charging them
  3. How to drive with optional Logitech controller
  4. Connecting a workstation and Starting the Robot
  5. Control the robot by voice using Robot Commander on an Android phone
  6. Driving a robot with a Keyboard
  7. How to set up cameras and sensors
  8. How to make Follow Me work with a fiducial
  9. Troubleshooting

Doing More With Your Robot

  1. How to connect the robot with your network
  2. How to set-up a workstation with ROS
  3. Visualize with rviz
  4. Set up fiducials so you can set waypoints and goals
  5. Use Robot Commander over the network to go to waypoints
  6. Try out the Sensor Package e.g. silver sensor package, gold sensor package

Programming Your Robot

This section features our demo apps, explaining how they are programmed, with reference to the code in the repo.

The Fiducial Follow App