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Mecanum wheels are hot, smart for robots, cool.. But impossible to get hold of, unless you want to spend USD 2-300. So why not just make your own?
Update: Here is how to make them really fast & stable.. but project will go no further, omni has arrived I got really pi**ed off by the fact that it was hard … Read more
I was just asked "How do you wind up doing so many demos and shows?" This i how :)
I just repeated the same 1/2 hour show 8 times today, and gave a couple of interviews. I cannot remember what I said to whom any longer. I have done this, because I … Read more
  The arduino been having all the fun with those  cheap ultrasonic sensor, time the PICAXE had some. The sensor requires 5V anything less and the sensor becomes a … Read more
Insert decimal numbers, dash, and star, to any of your projects
Hi, got this keypad from my local sparkfun distribuitor, but wasn't sure how to wire it up, the pins aren't in order, like on most other tutorials/examples, so … Read more
I have had this board in my hands for over a month and I have to say that this review may be a bit complicated. I feel that I not only need to review this board … Read more
Take impressive pic's of your bot with this box
In this walk-through, I'm going to show you how to make a box in which you can take awesome pics of your newest creation for cheap! With it, I took this pic of this … Read more
Ever since I got my hand on my first Arduino I have been impressed by the small SMD components used and thought that this is done by special machines or by some … Read more
Make your code posts 10X more readable! :D
Hi, LMR! What do you think is more readable and takes less time to understand, this: Read more
Ever needed a new texture or unusual form for your robotic creation........ .... Look no further and follow this Guide.     NonSream Videos :- PolyMorph workshop … Read more
Gives push button the typical ON/OFF toggle function.
Hi everyone, this is my first walkthrough, hope You'll enjoy ;-) ___Where the story begins___ I wanted to use a PC PSU as power supply for my works and I was … Read more
uses ffmpeg to add the LMR logo to video
   I just uploaded a video of my latest robot to YouTube.  I wanted to add the LMR logo, but I didn't know how.  Here is the result of my efforts.  I run on … Read more
Give you an empty shell to make a remote
This idea came from CtC, who posted it here. I accidently stumbled on my old 40 MHz FM remote (like 25+years old) which I had lying around. You can scavenge a few … Read more
Helps newbies to learn how to program
Now it is Arduino’s turn to open the secret of “Blink a LED” to us. Arduino is heavily supported by a huge community, and is well documented. Read more
A brilliant free robot control software that lets you assemble services to add functionality.
Hey all! I'm so excited by my first experiences with MRL ( http://myrobotlab.org/ ) that I thought I might post a video that I just made. I am currently finishing … Read more
Here is a simple upgrade for the Raspberry Pi camera. STL files Here :- Thingiverse_Chiprobot Although the stock lens is sharp ..... it lacks that spycam … Read more