This robotic platform developed by Professor Peter Corke & QUT has been used to in robotics courses across Australia. The Penguin Pi couples a proven mobility platform with a Raspberry Pi and software resources. Supported by Cirrus Robotics this platform makes the perfect introduction to robotics for high school or undergraduate students.

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Software Resources

Penguin Pi software can be installed/updated from the Cirrus Robotics repositories by following these steps:

1. Within a terminal, run the following command to import our public GPG key from hkp://
sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv 24AB4EF0
2. Create the /etc/apt/sources.list.d/cirrusrobotics.list list file
sudo echo "deb [arch=armhf] stretch main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/cirrusrobotics.list
3. Run the following command to update the list of available packages
sudo apt-get update
4. Finally, install the python bindings, webserver and examples
sudo apt install python-penguin-pi penguin-webserver penguin-examples

Note: Other penguin pi software is available from this repository.
Technical Specifications
Item Quantity
Raspberry Pi 3B+ 1
Raspberry Pi Camera 1
Edixmax Wifi Dongle 1
DC Motor with Encoder 2
Control Board with LCD 2
3.3Ah Li-ion Battery 1
Smart charger 1