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Goes around the four legs of a chair to meet the chair challenge
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Here is the program for the robot :-) Since it just uses its encoders to do the moving it will drift over time as you can see in the video... - Jimmy Read more
On Picaxe: sound 1, (110,3) is NOT a good idea, you should allways write sound 1, (110,3) low 1 (you do not need line breaks, just write it as above)   Being used … Read more
Since this project is not finished yet the robot just sits there for now...
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Most of the LEGO platform used for this robot was used in DTU RoboCup 2006. PICAXE Pete is my first time using the PICAXE controller. The robot has a homemade line … Read more
it just goes forward or backward ;p
not all in one just one in one ;p in concept it had to be just one part of every thing, but i failed ;[ i wanted just one wheel, but i had to attach a couple at … Read more
When I started out with electronics I didn't really know where to look for information. Most books I stumbled upon were much too heavy on the theory of electronics … Read more
Looking at an IR-transmitter, but have no clue weather it is on or off? Turn on your camera, video or still, as long as it is digital. This blue spot does not show … Read more
IMHO the best way to have your robot measure distance to objects. Fast and accurate. If you are using Picaxe, you may find this info useful: … Read more
This is actually not a robot, sorry. But.. If you have an old laser-pointer, and are building robots:   Hook up the laser to the microcontroller. Now you can tuen … Read more
Plexiglass / acrylic plastic sheets is a great material when building robots. If you are having electronics and mecanics on each side of something, and want to pack … Read more
ER900TRS: An extremely smart little module. You just give it some volts, and a serial string, and it transmits it over air to another ER900TRS. This one can be … Read more
Drives really fast, but poor, as both rear wheels turn the same, and no weight on front
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This time I wanted a faster robot. No turning head, just some parts from old toy, mocked up, and getting much too high voltage! It went completely beserk, but … Read more

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simulate the Automation of modern manufacturing technologies ,Robotic Arms manufacturing
I have always Read more
  Before we start What is the sumo robot? It is a self-control robots with specific dimensions and features, it is also designed in a Hostile shape which qualify … Read more
April 11th 2018 Update : The Items Used have changed. I Will Update Soon... project : 17 DOF humanoid Robot     Components Used : Read more
This is a work in progress. My daughter (robotics major at Olin College outside of Boston, MA) and I have been working on this for about a year now. Here's a list … Read more
Use simple hand vacuum. Also WiFi connection (esp8266-12). Lua codes web server to connection. Limit switches for motion forward and rear. Bot remembers sequence of … Read more
This project is about implementing a short and relatively easy Arduino sketch to provide XYZ inverse kinematic positioning. I had built a 6 servo robotic arm but … Read more

Recommendation Engine

I have been laid up this winter and have been working from home the past several months.  Idle hands ARE the devil's work so I decided to take on a machine learning challenge at CodeProject.com and build a recommendation engine like Amazon, Facebook etc.  These are interesting pieces of software that in commercial sites can work in conjunction with search engines to lead customers to content, products or items they might never would have looked at otherwise.  In fact, this is something that might be useful on LMR - maybe have a recommendations window for when a user logs in?&