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UPDATE 24.April 2011: New video! :) I implemented automatic resetting of the legs positions before changing from forward/backward walking to left/right walking. … Read more
I have got the sonar sensor working and scanning and added this to the data sent to the pc.  I have also written a very basic obstacle avoidance program which … Read more
hovers around noisily at my command!
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NO-PANTS STEVE formerly know as STEVE II and even before that it was known by its true (but as it seems tongue-twister of a) name SRCMPIBDUSBNRTBAPOJTTBASOH (-- Read more
*** Update 9.27.09 *** BIG UPDATE BIG UPDATE BIG UPDATE!!!!  Well, it has happened! Walter has gotten his voice... I was a bit surprised however, he is American … Read more
plots graphs in real time with Arduino and Excel
One of the most important things in the robot design is the possibility to check and control the values feeded by the analogic sensors, i.e. accelerometers, gyros, … Read more
Servos bring life to our ideas. Servos can be mysterious, but in fact they are very simple. Servos use a simple electronic pulse to tell them what angle you want … Read more
Travel in pockets, live on desks, play snooker once in awhile
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UPDATE: Nov. 30th, 2012: Progress report with pics, no new vids.   Read more
Moves fingers, flips off everybody, plays my midi controller
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  I always wanted to make something that is not too hard, yet looks cool. Not long ago I saw Gareth's post about an Arduino Hand … Read more
The other day was talking to a friend who is animageek. She was asking: "Why don't you build a Tachikoma? It looks like doable!". Man! That's way far than what I … Read more
This is the biped robot I created last year. Unlike most of the TEDs and BOBs the robot is controlled by an ATtiny85 making it a little more complicated to get … Read more
Howto interface QRD1114 line sensor
Hi, everyone! Few days ago one of our new members asked for help with QRD1114. I decided to answer in form of walkthrough, so others can benefit from it as … Read more
The goal is to design, build and program a robot which is nearly as sophisticated as ASIMO ($1,000,000) or WilloGarage's PR2 ($400,000) from off the shelf … Read more