Adafruit Motor Shield Kit Review

Project Completed: January 2014

The Adafruit Motor Shield is a shield for Arduino that allows the Arduino to control DC motors, stepper motors, and servos more easily. I have used these shields for many projects such as automating a rover.

(The Adafruit Motor Shield V2 stacked on top of an Arduino Uno)

The Motor Shield comes in an anti-static, shiny plastic bag in parts.

The finished shield looks like this:



The directions from Adafruit are written well and easy to follow. I feel that these shields are well designed and stack very easily. This shield is useful and executes its purpose very well!

Click here to read the Kit Tips for the Adafruit Motor Shield V2...