Let's Make Robots!
The original BoB the bipded robot.  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.     8/26/13- … Read more
Very cheap but fun little beginners robot. It think' it has a brains within a Picaxe 8
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Edit: Check out this nice clone: http://letsmakerobots.com/node/8386 From building big, nasty, with large shovel, 2 cores, multiple sensors, soundsystem etc, I got … Read more
For the sake of it, I wanted to see if I could make a really simple biped - and this is what I came up with :) I thought it was really fun to do, much more than … Read more
If you are a newbee, you may only have learned that the Picaxe 28 pin Project Board has some inputs and outputs.. And you may have purchesed an SRF05 (that Picaxe … Read more
Program standalone ATtiny / ATmega chips through an Arduino
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Provide precision speed control of motors
This tutorial shows how to connect 2 DC motors with simple encoders to an Arduino for precise speed control and distance measuring. The sample code is written for a … Read more
Well, here we go... Please watch the video, it explains a lot.  ******Already an Update.... sigh****** I forgot to add some baby … Read more
Gets funky with it's surroundings
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How to make a Yellow Drum MachineAudiofile Engineering asked me to do a sequel to a robot of mine, Yellow Drum Machine. It was named Yellow Drum Machine II (YDM … Read more
Will run around autonomously and remote controlled
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     UPDATE - September 23, 2013        Hallo Leute!      What's new on this update? Apparently, nothing! :)      In the case of the mechanical part … Read more
Hey, This is a project I did over the summer. I made a robotic arm that is contolled with a 1:1 controller. The robotic arm is basically 4 standard servos and … Read more
Introduction This tutorial will explain the basics of hobby robot design and covers many subjects. I have includes numerous links to explain various subjects in … Read more
UPDATE : October 23, 2012 Apparently some guys got trouble opening the CorelDraw files attached before. So I exported those files into various extension : cmx (to … Read more
This is part III of a series I call “How to build your first robot”.     This part is not so much instructions of how to build & program, that was in Part … Read more
A mechanical replica of the human hand
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Hello everyone, my name's Cobus (alias Xabel). This is my first post on this great site and also my first robotics project. For my final year Mechatronics … Read more
Basic principles in PCB design
I thought this could come handy. EMI and power surge problems are common in digital circuit design. The following list is a compilation of suggestions I have … Read more