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Description This is my robot so far. It is a Runt Rover I bought yesterday at a place in Mass. known as "You Do It Electronics" and I have assembled and soldered … 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
Drive around, and picks up objects
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This robot is from the book "Computer Controlled Robots for C64, VIC20, Spectrum and BBC", which can be downloaded, along with other books of a similar vintage, … Read more
Navigate a Maze, extinguish a flame, track position
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I'm currently a sophomore at Worcester Polytechnic Institute studying Robotics Engineering. The third course in the series, RBE 2002, focusing on sensors. In a … Read more
Act like a real (with a pinch of Jurassic Park/World) raptor
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Update 10/23/17 - 8:05 AM Hey everyone! It’s good to be back. So I’m looking over my disassembled Roboraptor, and am going to give “her” another go when the … Read more
It Juggles a Ping Pong Ball with a Racket
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This entry is about the quest to get a machine to juggle a ping pong ball.  I started thinking about a ping pong ball juggler 2 years ago. And it was around that … Read more
This is my first robot attempt using Arduino uno it is almost finished and I have a code but there might be something wrong with the wiring if anyone has any … Read more
simple autonomous robot with a remote control
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Recently, I volunteered at my son’s high school to be a coach/teacher for their robotics club. It turned into more of a weekly class which ran once a week for 2 … Read more
Final final video: using SCA60C duckbot can fall and know it has fallen and initiate get back up routine. Funny.   Final video: can recover from a fall. Will now … Read more
Recently the famous site evilmadscientist introduced the new art robot called Axidraw.I saw the robot in action and it is very similar to the robot I built in the … Read more
Navigates to Coordinate in order to control territory/enforce my will on the populace
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As it's been some time since the completion of the GDR Mk II, and many parts of the world have not yet fallen under the shadow of my power, I have decided to begin … Read more
Walk around and stalk cats?
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                So for my final year project, I decided to do a Hexapod platform. Started out as an obsession and ended up as a money gobbling monster. (You … Read more
Head follows movement based on 4 PIR sensors
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Updated: Mar 31,2014 - modified program to use PIR only once per HIGH state. I wanted to make a motion tracker originally using sound sensors but that was too much … Read more
The robot moves avoiding obstacles and choosing the best way to follow by ultrasound.
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The programming code is attached here as a .txt file. Download it and paste the text on the Arduino compiler. Remember to add the IRremote library (also attached … Read more
Walking, Navigating, Turning
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HI! So i just finished my first robot and i wanted thanx for a great site with lots of info and inspiration! As this is my robot and i haven´t really been working … Read more
Print PCB's on photoresist materials with a blue-ray pickup
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  About a year ago my brother and I engaged on a quixotic project to build from scratch a low-cost PCB printer for photoresist.  Read more
It's gonna navigate around, later on transmit data and stuff, manipulate objects
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Update 05.02.2014 Hi guys, I'm slowly making progress on my robot. Today I managed to build a prototype of my motor controller. As I mentioned before, it is a … Read more
A Hide-&-Go-Seek robot that will look for any person and then hides in the dark
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UPDATE: 28 Jan 2014 So Vexter is no more or he has been upgraded to point of minimal recognition. This is now Sherlock. He will amusing me and my kids in the … Read more
RC,Obstacle Avoidance,Line Following
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Update 1/3/24 Code and Videos added....Video on the headlights test and automatic obstacle avoidance test. Videos here : http://youtu.be/SZA4--jDd7U … Read more
1/17/2014 - Walk with Tail algorithm and video added. This project is much more interesting than I originally thought. The walking mechanism is adopted from the … Read more
Seek light & avoid obstacles
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Update, 21/01/2014 I found that the ultrasonic sensor struggles with "box" obstacles towards its front flanks, probably due to reflection. Therefore to stop it … Read more
This is my first bot and made this using two ldr and arduino . Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, Navigate around via Infrared, Light Seeker
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This is my attempt to master different navigation sensors in one single robot, via the upload of the appropriate code. Made of two CDs, some spacers, 2x 6V DC … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Hello everyone First of all I would like to congratulate everyone for such an amazing community. I don't have a robotics or electonic engineering backgroung (I'm a … Read more