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Most Collected: Tip/walkthrough

Interface an lcd tft screen with arduino
Some of you may have purchased this LCD Screen or thinking of getting one. Its a great screen for displaying images and graphics. I purchased mine for displaying … 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
Sometimes you want to make not just one tip, but a complete series. Or colaborate across the site. This is how to do it best.
Sometimes you want to make not just one Tip/Walkthrough, but a series of postings that belong to each other. Or you want to cooperate with others on a subject / … Read more
Simulates electronic circuits.
Recently I have been learning electronics and realized that a circuit simulator could be useful.  Of course I wanted one that was easy to use and free.  After … Read more
Gives a more real "sense of touch"
Here a little tip i use to put on all of my robots:   It is a revisited bump sensor, just using one or two pins, one pin to have just an axe, two pins to have X  … Read more
Hopefully provide you with at least 1 useful bit of guidance.
A recent problem was plaguing my home wireless network, and I was recently reminded about an important fact regarding Wireless networking.  Over the years, I've … Read more
Get a feel for beginning in electronics, design, etc.
  My first tip in this series is also the most important- the Notebook and other tools. In this tutorial we will cover: Read more
I updated my program with full insert and delete. No networking or display. No plus formatting. Just a good E-Prom editor. Make sure you have strings before using … Read more
An air muscle contracts when is is pressurized
I have been looking for alternatives for servo motors, and I stumbled apon air muscles. It seems to me air muscles are very promising they can do a significant … Read more
The Propellers Spin code has some very neat OBJ routines to work with complex maths. This is a run down on how to use the floating point routines. Since starting … Read more
Anyway guys I was looking at other people's projects here on the site and I ended up clicking a link a link to trossenrobotics.com. After clicking around for a bit … Read more