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I am looking for a solution to autonomos deliver grocery in my housing area of about 500 homes of about 2km radius. the robot will be able to deliver to any … Read more
Intelligent navigation with vibrating motors and IR L/V sensors
Using a
Update: 25th May, 2016 Omnidirectional infrared detection: Go to the bottom for further info, about the way to detect the habitat … Read more
Two gearmotors 24v, 120 rpm Construction: alluminium with anodiziring This robot was designed in a program SolidWorks 2014. I bought only rubber tracks and motors. … Read more

New robot being planned

Hi,

It's been a long time. However, I'm finally getting out of my house and moving into a motorhome.

However, until I can convince my girlfriend to join me, I will be lonely in the driver's seat. So I'm planning on making a droid head and put it on top of an old chassis that I found that is tall enough. I want to put this robot in the passenger seat and make comments about the other drivers. And perhaps my driving. :)

This may be the first robot programming entirely in the Swift programming language.  I programmed it as an example of what can be done using Swift with the new … Read more
Final final video: using SCA60C duckbot can fall and know it has fallen and initiate get back up routine. Funny.   Final video: can recover from a fall. Will now … Read more
Draws jittery lines and picks up things
Driven by the sudden longing for a personal Delta Robot I found myself building one. Read more

Quadruped Sneak Peak!

In the Grapes of Wrath, there was a turtle that had a lot of symbolism, and in English class, you can basically do anything for the final project. So I thought, what the heck, I'll just play my strengths! Below is a rough CAD using 3d-printed parts and MG996R servos. Electronics are not really shown, shell is not missing (like there's a CAD of a salad bowl out there), and the head has been remodified to have a more "turtle" look. Photos of the final product coming soon.

This project is bluetooth controlled tank. This model contains two stepper motors with motor drivers, 36V LiPo battery with charger, Arduino Nano, HC-05 bluetooth … Read more
MyBox Allows you to plug up to 3 110V 5A powered household electronics and control them using any web enabled device, wirellesly.
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moves foward, left, right, and plays a battle cry based on a TV remote
Using a
Last year, my 4th grade teacher gave me a used TV remote control as a GAG gift. Over the summer, I thought about what I should do with it. So I thought that it … Read more
Here is my latest ant weight combat robot, the Krave Monster. This robot is kind of a combination of a "dust pan" style combat robot with a clamp style. The dust … Read more
Walk, Push ups, Navigate with ultrasound
Using a
Update: 03 May 2016  [Added video of push-ups and sonar test]   ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi everyone, I am … Read more
My new rover with 8 wheels :-)It is controlled by my FPV Control Station.Added a video where i drive Read more

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Hi all, This is my first laser cut project. Used 3mm & 6mm MDF board and one 8mm wooden stick. Scotch double sided type was used to bond inbetween the servo and … Read more
  Well, Chris the Carpenter has been hard at work since MakerFaire perfecting a design for a robot kit that can do... anything. Well, almost anything. OK, a lot of … Read more
New version of my home made robot lawn mower.Details available (in french) at http://hmnrobots.blogspot.fr/ Read more
Well I have finally made some time this winter to return to my lawn mower project.. This has plagued me for a few years, trying to figure out the buried wire … Read more
navigate around ultrasound sensor
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basically an update of my previous bot scooter. more updates to come.   some pictures: HEY!! its the new me :-) HELLO! still "no name" though.. beep beeeeep … Read more
Apologies to K120 for his outstanding design that I mangled or to anyone else who may be offended. (Which would be most people...) Read more
Built few light saber before but this is my first multi color Lightsaber. LED string was finished years ago but never really finish this project and I think it's … Read more
Greetings, Programs!     My son is into robotics, and wanted to share his latest creation with the group - meet "Volt".  This is version 2 of his … Read more