dSolar 4W System for robot Lego Mindstorms NXT
You want to use solar energy to power your Lego Mindstorms NXT robot? This solar panel dSolar 4W is for you!
Description of the dSolar 4W solar panel for Lego Mindstorms NXT
The dSolar 4W solar panel comprises a 9V solar panel and a cable to plug on the Lego Mindstorms NXT robot. This dSolar 4W solar panel offers an intensity of approximately 500 mA, enough to power the Lego Mindstorms NXT brick and two motors when placed under the sunlight.
The video below demonstrates the capacity of the solar panel dSolar 2W for NXT. The NXT robot with two solar panels and a dFlex used as sensory mustache, circles a monument:
To know more about the dSolar 4W solar panel, see the PDF documentation by clicking on the following image:
Programming the dSolar 4W solar panel for NXT
The dSolar 4W solar panel requires no special programming. However, you can use the following NXT-G block to know the available power in real time on the NXT brick: