Motor Shield for the Raspberry Pi



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Designed to help with a Raspberry Pi based Robot project. This board can control a DC motor or stepper motor. You can connect your IR and Ultrasonic sensors to tell your robot about its environment. You can easily make a Line Following, Object following, Wall following, Maze-Solving Robot.

  • Control up to 4 DC Motors or 2 Stepper Motors
  • Onboard LED arrow Indicators for direction
  • Onboard  2 – IR sensor connector
  • Onboard 1 – Ultrasensor connectors
  • Python Library for interfacing
  • Python-based GUI for controlling Motor Shield


  • Dual H-Bridge IC L293D: For controlling up to for 4 DC motors or 2 stepper motors.
  • Motor Input Supply Range: 6V – 24V
  • Single Motor Output Current: 600mA or 1A peak current per channel
  • Onboard LED arrow indicator for motor direction control
  • 2 IR sensor Connectors with 3.3V level output protection
  • 1 Ultrasonic Sensor Connector with 3.3V level output protection
  • Male Header and screw terminal for Motor Supply
  • GPIO stacking header

View Sample Codes, Instruction Manual, Schematic Files, GUI software and get the shield library code from GitHub here.