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As many of you can probably tell, I have been having a lot of fun with the Teensy 3.1 boards. http://www.pjrc.com/teensy/index.html Now that I have two different Carrier board designs, I am trying out...

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2014-08-26 20:59 by kurte
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Hello, i am new to this forum :) i am going to make my first project. i am going to make a FPV car/robot with good range and a need some tips on how to controll it. The things it will have (what i th...

2014-08-08 03:00 by Chrabban
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morning, some years ago I made a remake of apod :http://www.robotshop.com/forum/a-pod-remake-t6929 with the remote control: (modified code for sparkfun lcd is here http://www.robotshop.com/forum/di...

2014-06-04 13:17 by RoboticAl
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For the Crazy2Fly quadcopter, can I successfully use Spektrum DX5e 5ch Radio as a controller? Or would the Hitec 7Ch RC Radio be compatible and allow me more options in the future? Any other controll...

2014-06-04 08:15 by DiaLFonZo
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I was wondering if anyone has seen, or know of anyone that has made their own, an Operator Control Unit (like they have for Tactical robots)? I'm really interested in reading/seeing what makes those ...

2014-03-07 04:42 by zoomkat
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I teach high school robotics and we have been doing stuff with making cardboard robots. I give the kids in my class four gearhead motors, plastic sprockets, plastic chain, cardboard and glue sticks, a...

2014-01-28 09:16 by CBenson
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I'm gathering the parts to make the DIY RC case. The bottoms are on order and we should have them soon. We have Hitec joysticks in stock, and we have the popular 3 axis joysticks on order. I am lookin...

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2014-01-20 09:14 by DiaLFonZo
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As I have recently mentioned in some of the other threads, I have been collecting some new components to build myself a second DIY remote control. Some of the components that I have collected and th...

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2013-12-30 14:11 by kurte
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I have been elected to build a project. I have the basic mechanics drawn up and know what I need to do, but not how to do it. I will need to move a lightweight camera 12' in two directions. X,Y and al...

2013-11-15 22:41 by zoomkat
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I am looking for a 2.4 Ghz RC Radio which has 6 or 7 proportional channels for a robotics project. I need to control a robotic arm on a tracked base. The base needs 2 channels, the arm needs at least ...

2013-10-08 09:46 by CBenson
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Here is a place holder picture, until things are back in one piece: :lol: http://i416.photobucket.com/albums/pp245/Kurts_Robots/State-if-disarray.jpg As I mentioned in the thread ...

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2013-07-03 18:12 by Michael MuLuke
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hello its been a while since I had a reel project to work on because my robot has been sitting out of commission due to a ps2 remote issue that's when I decided to can it spend the money and make a r...

2013-06-18 15:36 by Marcham
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Hi: Lynxmotion sells this, but I can not find any documentation on how to use it. Does anyone know? Thanks, Lawrence...

2013-06-18 07:59 by CBenson
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Hi Im a beginner in robotics and rc, so i need to buy myself a controller for future projects :) Can anyone recommend me a cheap, but still useful 6ch transmitter and reciever? Thanks...

2013-03-20 08:33 by CBenson
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Has anyone configured the Aurora 9 radio system to work with the Lynxmotion Tri-Track chassis, Sabertooth 2x5 (regular model), and a few servos? I'm having trouble setting the transmitter channels to...

2013-03-13 09:36 by CBenson
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Here is my idea for a drop in PCB replacement for an Arduino based Xbee controller. This would replace the original PCB in the NES controller and with luck I may be able to route the antenna out of th...

2013-02-13 15:23 by clarbd01
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Was looking for a set to modify my current transmitter, but it seems to have been removed from your shop listing. Any suggestions for a quad/8 bearing transmitter gimbal stick?...

2013-01-09 12:37 by AlinKY
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I have two Arduino Uno boards, two Parallax 2-Axis joysticks, two Xbee modules on Xbee SIP Adapters, regular servos, and continuous/modified servos. How do I create remote control system? If I use Par...

2013-01-02 17:04 by jeffmorris
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The goal of this topic is to show how anyone can make a custom 2.4ghz radio system for robotics. I'm using gimbals (joysticks) from an old Laser 4 radio. The transmitter will be a Spektrum airmod whic...

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2012-12-24 18:09 by TCIII
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I thought I would split this off from Kåre's thread about the Lynxmotion A-Pod as to not totally hijack it. Hi Kåre, I'd go with a real R/C control link! Find one made for a Heli, more flexible. ...

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2012-12-17 19:53 by LikWidChz
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Hi all, I am about to start a new project. A DIY controller that would actualy work... (not like the one i did months ago) I have see a project and that have kick me to do my own. Here is the two t...

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2012-12-17 02:38 by innerbreed
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Dear all, I have a AH3R robot, SSC32 and Bboard II with a Basic Atom Pro 28. I receive from Lynxmotion the PS2 remote control at 2.4GHz. I used the Powerpod software to realized the config files, bu...

2012-12-14 12:45 by cherault
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Hi all, Well after reading and seeing what most of the pros here have done I wanted to give a go at building a remote control thats powered by an Arduino Mega. But I will not be using Arduino instead...

2012-12-09 22:07 by kasunt
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As I mentioned (hijacked) on another thread, I thought it might be interesting to try to hook up a PS3 controller and/or XBox 360 controller up to an Arduino, to see if that would be a viable option f...

2012-10-30 11:45 by kurte
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I'm planning to build an ROV for use at the local lake. I've done quite a bit of reading on the subject and think I'm about ready to begin. I'd like to control the system with two Basic Stamps, namel...

2012-10-26 15:36 by CBenson
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Happy New Year everyone! 3) I am about to add in some BIND support. What I am thinking of doing is if when you first turn on the Radio, if a keypad key is down it will go into bind mode. In this m...

2012-10-09 22:45 by kurte
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-=[ Latest Rev Here ]=- http://www.flickr.com/photos/55725351@N08/sets/72157626112699718/ http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5055/5470085286_1547b4feee.jpg Ok all I ...

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2012-09-04 14:29 by KM6VV
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I had a crazy idea. What if the physics of a helicopter were to be incorporated into the controls of a hexapod? We're already using a twin-joystick control (PS2 or R/C transmitter). To fly an R/C h...

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2012-09-04 14:15 by KM6VV
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Hi, I have been looking at the DIY RC transmitter post and was hoping that someone might be able to help with this. In the program the joystick show 392 - 692 with the A/D and have to be converted to...

2012-07-07 15:47 by LikWidChz
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Hello, been lurking around here a few weeks. Some of you have some very cool projects. First a warning, I'm a hardware guy not a programmer so I have little knowledge of code, but I can cut and paste ...

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2012-06-21 01:58 by Wolf99
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Hello friends! i post here a question because i can't find info on how to link the Mad Catz Microcon wireless Xbox and GameCube controllers to duemilanove botboarduino or Atom pro botboard 2, it's bec...

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2012-05-31 23:27 by Hararion
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Is there a Bluetooth receiver that I can use as a serial input to an SSC-32? I want to replace a serial cable with some wireless method, and Bluetooth is included on my laptop. [ I'd eventually want ...

2012-05-21 22:33 by KM6VV
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Hi, I am hoping that someone might be able to help me here. I have all the parts to complete this project and have tested the code. I have been able to get the keypad working however when it came to ...

2012-05-13 20:37 by AussieRobotics
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Hi all I am a noob trying to learn how to make these robots work. I have tried the PS2 controller and was not satified with the range and it seemed to keep losing the connection with the control. I th...

2012-05-08 22:37 by KM6VV
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I think Lynxmotion could do with one of these! ...Hay jim when can we expect a Demo?! ;) http://i531.photobucket.com/albums/dd355/innerbreed/controller.jpg ...

2012-04-27 00:19 by Hararion
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Hi, I just wanted to ask if it was possible to buy some kind of Bluetooth receiver that you could connect to a Bot Board II or something like that and then use your phone as the controller? (I'm assum...

2012-04-17 16:30 by Dev5994
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Hi, As some of you know I've choosed to control my LM Phoenix with a RC controller. The main reason for why I choosed RC is probably caused by my some defect LM PS2 controller. My Phoenix are very ...

2012-03-29 12:59 by KM6VV
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Hey everyone, I picked up one of these cheep receivers a couple weeks ago and realized later there was development for it. Look at Er9x firmware, It's an open source firmware that allows you to o...

2012-03-28 19:41 by LikWidChz
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RC ground xmitter throttle output versus RC plane xmitter throttle output? Hi all, I presently only have RC plane transmitters (2.4GHz), but am putting together a Traxxas E-Maxx ground chassis for Ro...

2012-03-26 14:03 by KM6VV
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Hi, I am using a microcontroller (One of TI's C2000) to control the tri-track. I'm pondering between two possibilities... a) using analog mode: Use a PWM output, switch it to 0-5V with a MOSFET, th...

2012-02-27 10:38 by Robot Dude
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Hello all Recently my ps2 Brock so my chr-3 has not worked for a few months I was thinking of controlling it with a universal tv remote and ir detector I have seen it done with the brat but does any ...

2012-01-31 12:55 by CodeMaster
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Now for something completely different :lol: This is a work in progress. I thought I would give a heads up about this, to see if anyone else is interested in this and to see if anyone has any sugges...

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2011-11-18 14:25 by kurte
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Yes, I know I jump around a lot... But I have seen enough comments up on the forums of people wanting to have better control than they can get from the PS2 and don't want to go to the complete job of ...

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2011-11-16 14:09 by KM6VV
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Wonder if anyone controlled a Hex using the standard 4/6 CH controller used by airplane/heli RC pilots? Seen it at micromagics and am planning to go in the similar way :lol: What I've gathered...

2011-10-23 15:50 by kurte
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Hi guys, been having a problem with setting up an RC setup. I have a Hitec Laser 6ch Transmitter / positive shift 35mhz also a Hitec supreme series 7ch Dual conversion (HFD-07RA) Receiver 35mhz im us...

2011-10-11 16:45 by kurte
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Can four PicoSwitches be used with an R/C system to simulate a simple 4-switch control pendent? I.E., appropriate switch actuates on a full L, R, U, D joystick movement. Alan KM6VV Solved....

2011-09-23 03:32 by KM6VV
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Ok I was sneaky... They're not available yet. For this to work I need to be able to sell them for $20.95 each. They are very nice! You can make them center on one or both axis and have ratcheting on...

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2011-08-18 13:28 by Robot Dude
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Hi All, I was looking at things on DX and found that module. Does it look to be usable... easily.. lol http://www.dealextreme.com/p/wireless-bluetooth-rs232-ttl-transceiver-module-80711...

2011-06-21 11:01 by TheZacharius
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hi guys, i'm planning to create remote similar to Zenta's one (may be bit simplified) but based on arduino or wiring platform. so here i have a question (s) actually i want to know what SSC function...

2011-05-24 16:44 by TheZacharius
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Hi everyone, So after speaking with Kurt working with him for a while on the RC control of the Phoenix using the t7C transmitter it seems I am kinda in a rough spot as to how to use the T7C transmit...

2011-04-28 12:12 by LikWidChz
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