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I am assembling the Lynxmotion AL5D Robotic Arm with Rotate Wrist Upgrade. I am currently trying to assemble the wrist. It illustrates using an HS485HB servo. However, only one HS485HB Servo came i...

2018-03-28 10:28 by CBenson
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I am attempting to assemble you RB-Lyn-814 Robot arm. Step A5 on page 9 says to remove the center black screw holding the horn in place on the 485HB servo. The screw was tighten so tight that the head...

2018-02-24 23:54 by njkyle
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Hello! We purchased the Lynxmotion AL5D, with the purpose to control it with The Tactigon board. Here are first results! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRr_FDRzjL8 The board we used to control h...

2017-11-27 05:58 by The Tactigon
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When I start this program, the Simulator shows the AL5D arm in a geometry which is not quite the actual position of the arm. For example, the actual "forearm" isn't horizontal and the actual...

2017-11-20 10:55 by scharette
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The instructions on how to create and populate a sequence aren't clear enough or detailed enough for me. I created a new sequence/pattern, but was unable to string together a sequence of frames, each ...

2017-11-15 12:18 by scharette
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I seem to have lost a package of "M3 screws, nuts and washers" for Step C8 on page 36 of the PLTW instructions. Is it possible to give me the URL of the exact page for this part (the screw)...

2017-10-25 15:08 by CBenson
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I'm looking for a robot arm for a college class that I'm taking. The professor recommended the Lynxmotion AL5 family (I might pick 814 or 843 from those). But I downloaded the assembly manual, and my ...

2017-10-11 08:18 by CBenson
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Using "Arm Base Assembly Guide v2.1." After Step 9, my assembly looks like Figure 9, however, I have two questions about the rotation. Viewed from the top, my unit will rotate (manually - w...

2017-10-10 07:52 by CBenson
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Using [font=Verdana] AL5D Arm Assembly Instructions Rev. 2.1. [/font] It would be nice to know exactly which Lexan parts need to have a protective covering removed, or, if it's all of them, which...

2017-10-10 07:46 by CBenson
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Hi, I plan to build a software to control the AL5D arm via the SSC 32_U The software will have inputs from my user. My question is : What if the user move quicker than the arm? For example if my...

2017-09-19 09:23 by scharette
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Hi everybody, I'm planning to buy a Lynxmotion AL5D SSC-32U. I found a lot of infos on the forum, on how to communicate with the board via USB port. My idea is to have a sensor connected to my machi...

2017-09-13 05:06 by Blindsp0t
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I'm looking to buy an AL5D, and have many questions about how to configure my order. We could take the "843" kit as a starting point, but then I would like to make some changes and additions...

2017-09-06 17:01 by scharette
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Hi Guys,Please see the video here: https://youtu.be/pQNSJuuJtrs Power supply is 6.0V/5.0A. What might be causing this? Thanks!...

2017-08-28 14:21 by scharette
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Hi, I’m currently working on a chess playing robot using an AL5D arm. I implemented x,y,z-coordinate conversion with different inverse kinematic approaches. However, with all of them I have the sam...

2017-08-08 15:24 by scharette
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I just got my AL5D working with my Android phone and tablet. I thought people on this forum would find it useful. I began by connecting an IOIO-OTG board to the AL5D's SSC-32, and then using a Blue...

2017-06-08 13:52 by scharette
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My school purchased 10 PLTW Robotic Arm kits this past fall. We are just now beginning our unit on robotics, however, my robots will not work. The robotic arm does not have enough power to run all 6 s...

2017-05-09 12:35 by CBenson
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Hello, Do you think that the vacuum gripper would be strong enough to pickup a six-sided die? They only weigh about 3-4g but don't have completely smooth surfaces. I would only need the die to be hel...

2017-04-19 11:00 by CBenson
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After I upgraded the computer to Windows 10, the FlowArm software is working, but I can not find the Lynx Robotic Arm. Is there a new driver that I need to install? I need your help to make it works....

2017-04-18 09:05 by scharette
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FYI, I have an Arduino Uno, not a BotBoarduino. I see a git repo for Arms-BotBoarduino which I downloaded, but when I look at the code (ie. KeyboardControl) it seems to control the robot via output p...

2017-03-31 12:32 by scharette
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I am considering purchasing a number of this model for my High school class . The software that comes with each unit seems easy for the students to master. Is there a method whereby the students can:...

2017-03-16 16:00 by CBenson
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I have 8 PLTW arms with one acting up. It is a PLTW SSC-32U robotic arm purchase 2 years ago. When the arm activated with FlowArm two strange things happen: 1) the wrist servo starts to rotate from o...

2017-02-10 08:52 by CBenson
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I used AL5B with SSC-32U and Servo Sequencer Utility. I play with the arm and everything was fine. Suddenly all the servo act like they turn off and the arm fell. I try to make it move with Center all...

2017-02-08 14:28 by sauvee
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What is the diameter of the horn? Thank you....

2017-02-03 09:53 by hobbyinn
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Sir, May you kindly inform us that what is the grip of vacuum gripper suction cup,product no. RB-Anv-01. will this work along with pump only or can be used alone?if, can used alone what will be its gr...

2017-01-30 09:00 by CBenson
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What is Robot Shop doing to make the Lynxmotion Robotic Arms work through the power supply issue. We bought 30 of them for our PLTW classrooms because you were the recommended vendor. When we get th...

2017-01-26 12:25 by fooseballer
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Hi, The wrist rotate motor is making a clicking sound when it gets to one end of it's rotation. This just started a few days ago, but I got the motor a couple months ago. Here is a link for the youtu...

2017-01-25 11:41 by CBenson
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the ones that were sent in the kit seem to be too large for the tapping screws (1/4 in) and the lock nut after attachment to the base to go on. There is nothing that replaces them in the rest of the b...

2017-01-25 08:54 by CBenson
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Hello! I recently just bought the Wrist Rotate Upgrade (Heavy Duty) from Lynxmotion. While building the Low Profile Axis Assembly, the two gears provided would not mesh. The gear installed on the HS-...

2017-01-16 15:53 by sauRobo77
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Hello, I have this arm robot AL5B. First the Arduinono board looks different then the instruction manual. After completing the "AL5 base" I have connected USB to the Arduino board (SSC-32U) ...

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2017-01-10 09:13 by CBenson
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Hi I got an AL5D arm some month ago. It didnt work, so I put it aside. Now I am trying again. The problem is, that even when the arm is in the postion, servos working, when ajusting positions via ...

2017-01-05 09:42 by CBenson
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Hi, I bought the AL5D arm kit a year ago and I am trying to use it for a competition again this year. The problem is the elbow motor, HS-755HB, is not working properly. I use the sample code which wo...

2016-12-07 08:59 by CBenson
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after I added the third servo in the al5d the base servo went to center position at 1000 instead of 1500. I made no mechanical changes other than adding the forearm. The shoulder servo did not lose ...

2016-12-05 08:56 by CBenson
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Hi, We recently bought and assembled the AL5D arm. When controlling it using SSC-32 Servo Sequencer, sometimes it falls and turns off for a couple of seconds and again starts to work specially when ...

2016-11-23 15:48 by CBenson
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Hi We are putting together the 1st AL5D arm with med. duty wrist motion and we have the following problem. When ever we plug in the HS-755HB servo into port 2 the arm will not operate properly and...

2016-11-22 15:15 by oehlerbs
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http://www.lynxmotion.com/images/inv/arm02.GIF Hi There, we just got a AL5D and it appears that a quarter inch philips head tapping screw cannot go through 2 dampening panels. Pane...

2016-10-17 07:29 by CBenson
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I purchased the AL5D by Lynxmotion, and assembled it just like the assembly guide recommended. However, when I began testing the Servos to make sure everything was functioning properly, the Servos we...

2016-10-13 10:37 by CBenson
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I just received 5 ALD5s for my classroom. We ordered them to be preassembled. I was able to connect the arm to my FlowArm software, but I have not been able to calibrate it. I have not been able t...

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2016-09-27 09:56 by CBenson
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Hello, I am trying to simulate and control the Lynxmotion AL5D 4DOF (without gripper rotation) from MatlabR2015 (connected to a Arduino UNO pwm and with USB to Matlab) , first drawing simulation o...

2016-09-22 08:52 by scharette
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I have an AL5D Lynxmotion Robot that I control by programming through MATLAB. All the servos function correctly except for the wrist, which spins wildly and gets tangled in the wires on occasion when ...

2016-09-06 08:05 by CBenson
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Just finished building my new AL5D arm (with the wrist roll joint). This is my first robot ever, first experience with this technology. When attempting to control the arm with the SSC-32U / Flowbot...

2016-09-01 14:52 by Sylvain
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I would like to know your proposals for the following sensors which i will use it for AL5B Lynxmotion arms. voltage sensor current sensor torque sensor angular acceleration sensor angular velocity se...

2016-08-17 13:35 by ANZOU
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Hello! I'm thinking of buying a LynxMotion AL5D arm for a specific scenario: We have a small camera that needs to be calibrated. For that, we'd want the arm to grab it (or mount the camera on top of ...

2016-07-27 14:06 by scharette
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I have constructed the AL5D arm up to the gripper and then went ahead with installing the wrist rotate upgrade but I'm having trouble figuring out how to secure the multipurpose bracket to the C brack...

2016-07-19 08:02 by CBenson
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The robot will not connect. It is unresponsive. Is there a software driver available? I am using the newer SSC-32U board....

2016-04-27 08:54 by scharette
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Hi, I built my AL5D arm a couple weeks ago, and its base has been having some problems. Sometimes when I extend the arm very far, it falls off of the base, with the base rotate plate attached to the ...

2016-04-11 10:54 by CBenson
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Hi, I am designing an actuator to actuate the Force Sensing Resistor(Interlink Electronics).I need help in following areas. ⋅ Bidirectional Probe Mechanism with a spring concept. ⋅&n...

2016-04-04 10:39 by arun arr123
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Hello, I'm a new teacher and we are working with the AL5D robots. We have arms that were assembled a few years ago but they seem to lack the ability to hold themselves up. I figured that the motors w...

2016-03-24 09:49 by scharette
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I am having trouble getting the lynxmotion robot arm to communicate with another lynxmotion robot arm. Do you have any suggestions or tutorials that I could use. Thanks...

2016-03-22 11:07 by scharette
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I assembled the AL5D BotBoarduino Robotic Arm. During the process of testing the base servo, I overwrote the program that comes by default on the BotBoarduino that allows me to control the servos usin...

2016-03-14 09:12 by patcreamer
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So a few months ago I bought an AL5D robotic arm, with the intention of using it in a collegiate competition. During these few months I have encountered a constant error, which I have not been able to...

2016-03-03 09:31 by slatour
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