Buddy In The Sky

Created on 10 Oct 2019

Your Personal Drone Companion

We want to create an IOT connected drone to act as a personal companion. We want the companion to be able to perform simple tasks like identify objects, retrieve objects from waypoints, and follow its owner.


Jean Paul Nelson


John Martins


Andrew Conduff

Part Cost Quantity Total
Hobbypower DIY S500 Quadcopter with APM2.8 Flight Controller 7M GPS an $159.99 1 $159.99
drone kit for flying drone and drone computations with drone compatible drone devices
DC Motor in Micro Servo Body $3.50 3 $10.50
cool motors for camera swivel
Adafruit DC & Stepper Motor HAT for Raspberry Pi - Mini Kit $22.50 1 $22.50
cute hat for rpi motor control
Raspberry Pi Camera Board v2 - 8 Megapixels $29.95 1 $29.95
on-board imagery capturing sensor for rpi3
raspberry pi 3 a $25.00 1 $25.00
rpi3 for computation and connectivity
Project Totals: 7 $247.94
Track 1 Base Budget: $250.00
Preferred Vendor Budget Bonus: $0.00
Remaining Budget: $2.06