Off-topic: Open Source Rover

NASA JPL just released a homebrew, open source miniature rover.

I figured there’s enough cross-section of space, DIY, and open source fans here to open a thread on this here. So, my initial thoughts:

1 - who wants in on a group-buy of the PCBs and possibly other parts? :slight_smile:

2 - the ham-radio side of me wants to integrate an APRS beacon. Maybe high speed with FaradayRF…

3 - What can SatNOGS learn from this release? Instructions, the BOMs, where to purchase materials - its a bit cleaner than what we have. Maybe going through these instructions can give us insight into how others see our docs?


…and if you want to skip straight to their code it is at