The PC-BOT 914 was designed and is produced by White Box Robotics, primarily as a robotics research platform. Here are some write-ups describing my work with and modifications done to my PC-BOT 914. Nothing major ... nothing scientific ... just for fun of it!
February 2007 :: Introduction
March 2007 :: Brain Transplant
The bot came with VIA SP 13000 mini-ITX motherboard and C3 CPU. The performance under Windows XP Home was rather poor. The standard factory installed ware called BRIAN and video feed from one webcam was choking the C3 CPU. Using Microsoft Robotics Studio or any other more intense application in any useful way was out of question. The best resolution was to upgrade bot’s brain with new motherboard and Intel Core 2 Duo CPU.
So, I have ... MORE