Woodpecker is full size vehicle platform from wood for robotics and automotive hobbyists.
Open sourced concept of modular, inexpensive platform was created to foster tinkering, in-home garage development of autonomous technologies for enthusiasts and research organizations.
Wooden frame could be made and assembled by everyone using simple woodworking tools and downloadable free drawings or for those looking for professional made kit of “flat pack furniture” style will be delivered through local hardware or furniture shop.
Woodpecker “skateboard” compact and modular frame in combination with ecological wooden frame creates innovative concept for future development of transportation.
Makers, DIYers, Enthusiasts, Hobbyists
Bachelor and Master theses, Robotics projects
Fueling the ecosystem
To decrease the costs by effective logistics.
Hydraulic brakes , electronically controlled, CAN based commands.
Electronically controlled EPAS, CAN based.
Throttle & Gears
Electronically controlled throttle, forward reverse switching.
Electric in-wheels motors. 2WD & 4WD options
Flat pack power module
Optional ultrasonic, lidar and camera sensors.
Rich history of wooden cars
It was November 2, 1947, and five years after the project to create the
The tiny British automaker Morgan still makes cars by hand using a combination of