Air Hockey Robot

Freescale selected Nuvation Engineering to create a one-of-a-kind Air Hockey Robot to showcase their ColdFire microcontroller at the Freescale Technology Forum. Nuvation Engineering designed, built, and shipped the entire system in only 10 weeks. The system features an advanced motor controller algorithm that blocks over 98% of shots, making it virtually unbeatable.

Check out this video to learn more about the air hockey robot we built.


Design Features:

  • 8-bit 9S08 and 32-bit Coldfire Freescale processors
  • Keyence CV-3000 machine vision system
  • Completely autonomous operation on power-up
  • People’s Choice Award Winner at the Freescale Technology Forum

Air Hockey Robot in the media: CNet, EndgadgetEE Times