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Pogo first sprang and sang “To Life” in my home in 2000, from a Rug Warrior Pro robot kit offered by AK Peters, Ltd.  His original brain was a 2 MegaHz … Read more
Hi All, After probably 9 years of silence here, I'm back with some robotics :) As my 6yr son was eyeing on my good old BoeBot, I finally got into building him the … Read more
Hi all, I introduce you my project called Pavlov about building a quadruped robot totally from scratch. I am recording everything for youtube in order to show … Read more
  You get a chance to win powerful 8W diode solid - state laser from Endurance.   All you need is to write a small story where and why do you need an engraving … Read more
11/16/17 9:57 PM Hi everyone. So I looked at Hopper’s legs again, and realized that both legs were on the same poles- both legs could only move to the same place … Read more
Cut Wood, Aluminum, Plastics via computer control into 2D / 3D shapes & Robot parts
This is my latest project. I'm building a new CNC router to be bigger in cutting envelope (1500mm x 3000mm / approx 5 by 10 ft) and stronger using a mixture of … Read more
Navigate using ultrasound, infrared and (soon to be added) laser tof.
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Robot Ardi is my latest platform for playing with machine intelligence experiments. I have built it up to the point that you see here in the pictures. … Read more
Gadget is a robot that I first built in the 1990's starting from an R/C truck chassis and a custom-built 68HC11 low-level controller and a 386 PC for primary … Read more
Adds, subtracts, multiplies and divides numbers
Hello everybody ! So recently youtube decided that I might like a video of a mechanical calculator. I did, and when I saw it, it reminded me of the similar machine … Read more
This would be the most advanced robot I have ever done. It's a humanoid robot based on the arduino mega 2560. I created several functions like the attack mode … Read more
This is an operating system for other people's robots.
Distributed Operating System for Robots – DOS for Robots? In the next few pages, I hope to clearly lay out the core problem as I see it in hobby robotics, and the … Read more
The first Internet connected Litter Box that is controlled by a small Raspberry Pi computer that self cleans & tweets my cat's daily litter box usage. I … Read more

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  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?&

3/23/18- Big update. First of all, I had 3D printed a custom chassis that ended up being too small for hardmouse's leg design. This meant that to preserve my print … Read more