Raspberry Pi WIFI radio controlled rc vehicle – power consumption

This article is about the power consumption of the Raspberry Pi car. I made the experience that I had problems that the input was too high and in some cases the electronic components get over heated. It also happened that the protection circuit has been activated for example from my PowerBank with the 9V output and the PowerBank switched off. In this case the amperage was too high for the PowerBank. At the beginning of the construction of the Raspberry Pi car I had never calculated the power consumption of the RC car. But it still worked very well. But...

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