Putting robotics at your service™

Free shipping on orders over $200

RobotShop Community Forum

Page 1 of 217 [ 10825 topics ]

1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ... 217
19
replies
646
views

Hi All, We are, at Lynxmotion, very proud and exited to introduce a new UAV / Drones flight controller born from a partnership between the well known FlyingEinstein and Lynxmotion team. We focused on...

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

2014-12-15 14:21 by DiaLFonZo
3
replies
1051
views

We purchased the Neato XV 21 about a year ago and began to have issues with it about 2 months ago. The unit would not turn on after it returned to its base to charge and would sometimes die on the way...

2014-12-21 02:31 by tbertram2001
0
replies
8
views

Bonjour, J'ai fait l'acquisition d'un bras modèle AL5D-KT, cependant même si j'ai suivi à la lettre l'explication de montage je ne peux vérifier ma connexion, puisque lorsque je branche le board ...

2014-12-20 17:13 by yvesmajor
2
replies
34
views

I recently purchased a Cottonwood TTL UART Long Range UHF RFID reader (ISO18000-6C EPC G2). I also purchased the following: ⋅  5dBi PCB UHF RFID 902-928M Antenna 5cm x 5cm and ⋅&n...

2014-12-20 12:16 by SrujaneeP
1
replies
22
views

Many of you may know the Lynxmotion SSC-32 Servo Controller board: it is one of our most popular products and is found in most Lynxmotion robot kits. It has a long history, designed years ago by Mik...

2014-12-20 10:42 by kurte
1
replies
19
views

Shapeways.com make a canopy for a Lynxmotion VTail. Do you know if it is for the 400 or 500 Lynxmotion VTail? By the Specifications it looks like the Shapeways Canopy is for the 400....

2014-12-20 10:14 by DiaLFonZo
0
replies
14
views

I've used other robot kits with arduino boards (like the actobitty 2wd robot) that have separate power sources for the motors and the arduino board (9v for board, 4xAA for motors). Since the Rover pow...

2014-12-19 20:10 by Sheoldred
6
replies
41
views

i don't know how to write programs but I really would like to purchase the Darwin mini robot. Do you have an assortment of programs already written that can be downloaded and fed into Darwin? Also how...

2014-12-19 16:02 by CBenson
1
replies
10
views

what kind of actuator would i need to have a censor : Parallax PING Ultrasonic Sensor Product Code : RB-Plx-73 move 0 to 180 arc in say 10deg slices so the censor can ping and give a reading so that ...

2014-12-19 13:40 by CBenson
5
replies
35
views

We currently have a A6WD rover with the 6 wheels and motors and the sabertooth 2x25. I connected all the left motors to the M1A AND M1B ports and connected all the right motors to M2A AND M2B ports. W...

2014-12-19 11:21 by CBenson
5
replies
2685
views

We were having problems with our motor in a litter robot that has worked for 6 years and decided to replace it. The problem is we don't know which gear box and motor to choose from your online store ...

2014-12-19 10:42 by jonboy1969
0
replies
17
views

Hello, What is a good way to allow for live two-way audio communication from the robot to a computer. The robot currently incorporates an Arduino micro controller. I want to be able to capture sound ...

2014-12-18 17:26 by arinderle
1
replies
12
views

I have a Light Machines Corp Spectralight milling machine that I would like to update with current technology stepper motors, controllers, and power supply. Will the RB-She-03 3 axis conversion kit w...

2014-12-18 16:03 by DiaLFonZo
3
replies
40
views

I recently purchased the Lynxmotion Hunter V-Tail 400 QuadCopter (Base Combo Kit + MultiWii Flight Controller). The website didn't say that purchase of a receiver (sold separately) was required, but ...

2014-12-18 13:13 by DiaLFonZo
2
replies
11
views

Hi, I am using RS 1270 for building a kid sized humanoid. I wanted to know how to use the back horn design in RS 1270 for better mounting of the servo. I have seen images where another horn is connec...

2014-12-17 17:13 by CBenson
2
replies
29
views

I am working on a project that requires wireless communication between two Xbee 1's, one connected to a computer through the Xbee Explorer and one connected to an Arduino Fio. I am new to arduinos and...

2014-12-17 12:04 by 15daseamon
67
replies
12058
views

Please help! I just got a 4wd platform from lynxmotion.com, now I would need some advice on which Regenerative Dual Channel Motor Controller ? I plan on connect it to my SSC-32 and Bluetooth Cont...

[ Go to page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ]

2014-12-16 19:47 by BipeScoutK
1
replies
22
views

I am a FIRST Robots Mentor. I have been asked to pick out a robot/robot kit for a an enterprising 11 year old who has been working with the lego league at his school. We need something that is fun, c...

2014-12-16 17:34 by CBenson
6
replies
58
views

Hi, First … Sorry for my poor English and my newby level in Bots :( I’m trying to make a 3Dof Pod and i’ve a botborad + SSC-32 and the PS2 Pad I « think » i’ve anderstand the differents w...

2014-12-16 12:19 by ticasso
6
replies
49
views

Hi, I have a DC motor connected to an Arduino board motorshield. I would like to control the motor's speed with a potentiometer. I wrote a code and for now the potentiometer switches o...

2014-12-16 11:09 by Tranber72
3
replies
32
views

Hello all, I have a little problem with EMG49 and driver MD49. I want to know the number of cicles where the motor is: Firstable I try to set to 0 the encoder data with: if (reset_enc==0) { ...

2014-12-16 10:55 by jarcand
1
replies
18
views

I am looking to use the 360 degree RPLIDAR scanner with a BeagleBone black running Debian. Is there support for this or should it work?...

2014-12-16 10:45 by jarcand
1
replies
19
views

Hello, Just purchased a Hunter mini frame kit that arrived today. I have pulled down a 250 quad and used the components on the Mini. However, as soon as it gets airborne it just spins, flat (yaw axis...

2014-12-16 10:31 by DiaLFonZo
0
replies
24
views

While working on smaller animatronic projects it can sometimes be a pain having to change things on the fly for a client. Many of the projects i work on either use RC manual control or Autonomous prog...

2014-12-15 19:32 by innerbreed
7
replies
43
views

Roomba succumbed to a recent rain, and sustained at least a couple minutes of exposure to rain. The Battery was immediately removed and left to dry. However, when I finally reassembled it, the robot g...

2014-12-15 16:32 by Jgendron
8
replies
172
views

At high school, the students pull the wires loose too often from the "Sabertooth Dual 12A 6V-24V R/C Regenerative Motor Driver RB-Dim-43" We are looking for an alternative to connect ...

2014-12-15 16:24 by igranderojo
1
replies
15
views

Hi, I'd like to upgrade firmware version of the neato xv pro signature I tried few times establsih connection with ethe newest http://www.neatorobotics.com/ tool ( i used windows xp, windows 8.1 ...

2014-12-15 14:49 by MThibault
1
replies
14
views

I have been given the task to make Pinocchio's nose grow for an upcoming middle school production of Shrek Jr. I am looking to use the inside of a lipstick case for the growing nose part, but am try...

2014-12-15 14:23 by CBenson
381
replies
12159
views

Hi All, I think we all deserve somewhere to talk about the VTail's and here it is. Let's take this thread to talk and share about this special configuration of quadcopter frame. History behind the ...

[ Go to page: 1 ... 24, 25, 26 ]

2014-12-15 11:45 by spz56
1
replies
14
views

Hi. Am new to this. Need advise on choosing the right robotic gripper. I am doing a project involving a small quadcopter similar to the one shown in the attachment. I am looking for a light weight an...

2014-12-15 10:18 by DiaLFonZo
5
replies
61
views

Hi RobotShop, I purchased 3 of the Practical Maker Arduino BNC Sensor Shields from you guys recently. Unfortunately I have not been able to get any of them to work. I can find no documentation for the...

2014-12-15 09:33 by CBenson
5
replies
46
views

Hello everyone I have a DC motor powered by a joystick connected to a motor shield Arduino. I have two switch buttons which operate as a limit switch. I want to go back the other way with my engine s...

2014-12-14 13:53 by Tranber72
2
replies
58
views

hello, sorry for my english - hope you understand it. To my problem: I have an Arduino Uno connected via the serial interface with the SSC-32. The VS-2 is powered by a 5V power supply and the VL of...

2014-12-13 20:51 by Woina
1
replies
29
views

I really don't know what I want yet I need some help selecting a small motor. I need it run approximately 50 rpm but only 1 revolution at a time. Variable speed would be better. I would like to have a...

2014-12-13 18:54 by KM6VV
2
replies
55
views

OK my project is very basic, take a USB HID keyboard and turn it into a Bluetooth HID keyboard. The reason I am doing this is because I am in the process of completing and Android tablet dash insta...

2014-12-13 03:27 by draztik
1
replies
31
views

Hi, I'm new at this robotic, so if I'm posting a question in a wrong area of this forum or I just don't make sense. Please be patient with me! I"m looking for a sensor that would follow lines ...

2014-12-12 15:12 by CBenson
1
replies
19
views

I'm looking for a servo motor and drive. The motor should be small-ish - industrial strength or high torque not necessary, I'm basically turning a hamster wheel. I want to provide a voltage signal to ...

2014-12-12 15:07 by CBenson
0
replies
28
views

Hubsan X4 Mini QuadCopter w/ Camera (Red) Product Code : RB-Hub-08 I need to order a protection cage but I am not sure which one to order please advise on the correct one to order. Diana...

2014-12-12 13:16 by Diana1224
8
replies
49
views

Hi, first of all, I am sorry if this post isn't in the right section. I need some help, if possible, for a project I am doing. basically I have a box, with 5 inch x 5 inch x 5 inch and weights 1 kg. a...

2014-12-12 10:01 by DiaLFonZo
229
replies
7656
views

Hey everyone, as promised, here are pics of my new hexapod project. I'm new to this forum, and robotics in general, but after seeing the amazing work of Zenta's Morphex and A-Pod and everyone else her...

[ Go to page: 1 ... 14, 15, 16 ]

2014-12-11 22:07 by J-2X
18
replies
249
views

I am working on an older DF Robot project. It is called Carlitos’ Projects: Speech-Controlled Arduino Robot My robot functions with other codes but I cannot get the microphone unit to communi...

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

2014-12-11 20:02 by jarcand
3
replies
39
views

Hello All, I would like to buy the " GPS Shield based on EB-365 GPS module" in the link below : http://www.robotshop.com/en/gps-shield-arduino.html I was wondering if anybody has used it ...

2014-12-11 19:10 by jarcand
6
replies
66
views

I have 4 6v DC stepper motors with wheels, mounts etc. This is all quite new to me. I have a couple of micro controllers and have bought an adafruit motor controller. I now need to buy other parts and...

2014-12-11 14:09 by rsattaur
1
replies
20
views

Hello Is it possible to interface a Lynxmotion AL5D with RIOS to a Falcon Force Feedback 3D controller or anything similar that would give motion feedback and/or feel? If not, what is the most common ...

2014-12-11 10:19 by CBenson
2
replies
49
views

i need the arm on a servo to move up to 180 degrees and hold it's position. the only input would be a speed sensor. the position of the servo arm would be dependent on the reading of the speed sensor....

2014-12-11 02:02 by briankilduff
3
replies
122
views

My son has selected a "Robot Arm" as his first high school Science Fair Project. I feel like he would need something more then a $50 OWI arm, to achieve a decent grade and some respect f...

2014-12-10 21:06 by jarcand
10
replies
117
views

Hi, I am looking at buying this pan and tilt kit: http://www.robotshop.com/en/lynxmotion-pan-and-tilt-kit-aluminium2.html What motor controller would I need for this kits. I am looking at buying 2 o...

2014-12-08 18:30 by redmug
3
replies
89
views

I'm sure you've been asked this a lot so I'm sorry to be another who asks but I'm looking to buy a robotics starter kit something that I can experiment with and gain experience. Currently I'm studying...

2014-12-08 17:11 by jarcand
2
replies
56
views

Looking forward to the video. Make it climb over stuff! ;) Ask and you shall receive.... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWXq6fKpmyA&feature=youtu.be This little feller can certainly climb....

2014-12-08 13:19 by PolarisC8
1
replies
44
views

i have replaced the batteries in the neato, charged it. I used it a couple of times and now the display will light up, bit there is nothing showing. Any suggestions. Thank you Cindy Cook...

2014-12-08 09:40 by MThibault
1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ... 217
All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]. It is currently 2014-12-21 08:02
Feedback Form
Feedback Form