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Background & Motivation My goal was to develop a reusable OS that could support my bots or others...anywhere from small or medium bots like my Anna/Ava, to bots … Read more
In this post I wish to outline the build of a compact indoor autonomous car using neural network for navigation. The setup can be used to train and validate … Read more
Description Hey guys!!! I 3D printed this a while ago. It is work in progress though because the servo motors on it don't work. Fortunately everything else does … Read more
It 's my first step to build a robot, controlled from Android phone. Robot alone, uses stepper motors in microstep mode. The movement of robot can be controlled … Read more
Hi Everyone. Its been a long time since I last posted a robot project on here but I wanted to share my latest project with you all. I have always enjoyed making … Read more
Finally got around to starting the write up for my quadcopter :) bought most of the parts from hobbyking: the frame: … Read more
Hi All. I will like to share one of my mechatronics class projects I did with a group of friends. We set out to build a Stair climbing robot. I have attached a copy … 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
Hello again! After some months without publishing here we are again! Today I bring a new project I've been working for months already: a water rocket with automatic … Read more
Specs: --> size: 500 mm X 500 mm or 20" x 20" --> weight: 60 kg or 130 lbs --> payload capacity: 160 kg or 350 lbs --> ground clearance: 80 mm or … 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
Normally robot grippers are designed to be used with specific robot arms or specific robots construction systems. What would it take to make a really inexpensive, … Read more
Control the domotics of the house. Speech recognition. Synthesis of voice. Explains jokes, stories, riddles. Search information on the internet. Reports news, weather. Facial and object recognition, video surveillance, etc.
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DOMO5 aims to be a domestic robot of company and help and support. Read more
I regret to inform you guys I don't think I have honestly ever posted this on LMR. I have posted numerous blogs about it but never have posted this on … Read more
Using the Super Servo idea from a previous project, steering was added to a tricycle. Drive is a razer scooter motor and a new rain cheapo esc. Skeleton was zip … 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
Control up to 4 DC motors 7-25 VDC with extra capabilities
Hi!Today I´m writing on my test on this versatile motor driver from Cytron Technologies. You have its full specifications here. Read more
Who doesn't want to add lasers to their robot?
When RobotShop posted the call for reviewers of the PulseLight LIDAR-Lite V2 I knew that I needed to throw my hat in the ring. Looking over the specs found here … Read more
Map's a robots enviroment, produces shortest path movement
This is my first Visual C# Program.   After a few attemps of trying to get wavefront mapping working on an Arduino, I decided to try simulate it on a PC. After … Read more
So this is my very first robot build, have been wanting to build something since my little boy was born 2 years ago. Read more
The objective: a robot car detecting a blue marker, move towards the marker, read the sign that’s on the marker and follow its direction until a stop sign is … Read more
When attached to your wrist, it makes you feel the environment cooler.
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Dear: LMR Recently a friend asked me if I could make a cnc engraver for him. He has done all the work and purchased all the parts except for software and mounting … Read more
 I recently created Moo-Bot, a robot cow scarecrow jumping over the moon, for a local scarecrow competition.  My inspiration was from my 3 year old son singing … Read more