PlayStation PS2 Servomotor Controller Interface

Manual servomotor controller for:
                                    Robotics, Animatronics and Motion Control

Images Scientific Instruments Inc. PS2 PlayStation Servo Motor Controller Interface allows manual control of six hobby servo motors using the PlayStation PS2 (Wired or Wireless). (Hitec/Futaba) [Not Included].

PS-SMC-06 PlayStation Servomotor Controller

The servomotors are controlled using the two joysticks on the controller. X and Y direction of each joystick each controls a servomotor. This totals four servomotors. To control servomotors numbered 5 and 6, one presses and holds the left shoulder button, while using the right joystick.

Servomotor speed is proportional to the tilt of the joystick.

Rumble feature activates when servomotors reach the end of their rotation in both the clockwise (CW) and counter clockwise (CCW) rotations.

New Mobile platform mode.
In this mode Servomotor1 and Servomotor2 are configured as differential drive in a moving platform using Continuous Rotation Servomotors see illustration below. See manual (PDF 270K) for complete descriptions of modes available.

**PlayStation PS2 Controller and Servomotors Not Included** pssmc pssmc alt


Newly redesign PC board allows user to cut PC board down to smaller size for use on mobile robots.
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Integrated Power Supply (IPS)

Our new IPS (Integrated Power Supply) line of servo motor controllers allows you to use a variety of inexpensive power supplies to run both your controller board and servomotors. Use available power supplies; transformers, batteries, wall transformers, etc. anything from 6V to 30V either AC or DC. The IPS system will regulate the power to run your servomotors efficiently. Power is supplied through 2.5mm power socket on board. A loose 2.5 mm power jack is provided for connecting your own power supply.
Instructions for connecting an external power supply to the servomotors PDF File (866 Kb)

mobile platform

Kits - require assembly and soldering

PS-SMC-06-03K - $65.32
3 amp Servo Motor Controller (kit)
PS-SMC-06-05K - $70.66
5 amp Servo Motor Controller (kit)


Assembled and tested

PS-SMC-06-03A - $80.78
3 amp Servo Motor Controller (assembled)
PS-SMC-06-05A - $86.12
5 amp Servo Motor Controller (assembled)


ACA-6VDC - $19.95
AC Adapter
SMC-PS-01 - $89.95
Servomotor Controller Power Supply

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