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**Update 5.29.10** Alright! I have successfully gone the other way now! (Not like that). Top Video and yes, the lighting sucked. Here's the system: Picaxe 28x2 (in … Read more
Pretty basic following of Frits' awesome 'Start Here' robot.  I bought all the parts from Solarbotics and Robot Shop with a few random things that I forgot from … Read more
I did a brief video tutorial on Diptrace - this is part 2 on Laying out a PCB.  Part 1, covering schematics is here. \ Read more
Obstacle avoidance, solar charging
Using a
This is my first robot which is still a work in progress. My goal is to create a pet robot that charges itself and navigates autonomously. At the time of this … Read more
Same as a real roach - runs around and annoys people
Using a
My first robot - "roachbot". Simple and stupid. Bumps into things, backs up, turns around. Cardboard body, Arduino brain, differential drive wheels, whisker … Read more
I did a brief video tutorial on Diptrace. If you're thinking of designing a circuit board, you might find it useful; Video This is the first part of a … Read more
produce chaotic drawings with his pen
Using a
Adding some infos: I use LDR for two purposes: 1) gather random bits in order to affect motor speed (PWM) 2) determine if the robot is stuk. Comparing subsequent … Read more
avoids obstacles
This is my first robot. It just avoids things based on the data returned by the IR sensor on the front. I wanted this robot to be VERY simple (and it is) so that I … Read more
Price: $16 USD
Project Page The Switchboard Module uses 2x 4021 Shift Registers to read 16 buttons simultaneously. This is the same circuit as 2 NES controllers, so it only … Read more
On this grey aluminium box I setup Base Mobility Station (BMS). Inside at this box I put RC system, car TV (made in Japan), AV receiver, power supply, IR beacon  … Read more
When I try setup motors in body of robot I have problem - how isolate my motors from body (why need isolated, because motor have three wire - speed#1, speed#2 and … Read more
For made body of my robot I use aluminium square pipe, plate and aluminium rivet. In this photo you see only half job for made body.   Read more
On this photo I you see how I connect my new wheel to motors. Read more
When I buy two wheels I see new problem - how to connect my new wheel to motors, and I make some draw (see photo). This bush make from metall, it's perfect material … Read more
This is a simple Continuous Rotation Sonar Sensor, handy because it can sense in a complete 360 (excluding behind it, aka robot). I plan to mount two of these, one … Read more

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KTR-X1 8x8 This is a vehicle remotely controlled to perform tasks in very difficult terrain, characterized by simplicity of construction, low center of gravity and … Read more
Back to the Origins Has been a long time since my last robot project. Read more
mBot distance measure shows on LED matrix with digital filter and sound
Measuring in a digital system is always tricky. Values dance between some values just because noise in the environment, lack of accurracy of the sensor or maybe … Read more
He modified this ground unit with machine gun. Ok, first of all this is not my robot. It's from one of my buddy ShaoPing @Taiwan who doesn't speak English and shy … Read more
Hi All, I'd like to share the multicopter design I did a couple of years ago.  I was designing multicopter frames for a while and a guy who I was dealing with for … Read more
Gamified remote controlled Rover with telepresence
Using a
This is my first project posted on LMR as well as my first robot project ever. I started it about 8 months ago in my spare time. I'm a programmer at my day job so … Read more

Experiments with FlowBotics Studio

I was keen to give FlowBotics Studio a go after reading about it in the FlowBotics Studio App Competition.

This SOLOSHOT is now being sold on the net. It works by attaching a TAG on the person/car, and when the TAG holder moves, the camera will track him at incredible … Read more