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Moves in like no hexapod has moved before :)
Ghost In The Shell movie left a long lasting impression on me. The tank from the final battle captivated my mind. It has such a rigid shape, but then moves in a … Read more

Quadrupede bluetooth Spider

 

After printing pieces to Prusa I3 is the new 4-legged spider with bluetooth comm :)

    

Micro-1's objective is to run around and find the brightest spot in the room (or on the table) and sunbathe there. If it detects motion, it flees to find a dark … Read more
Navigate via RC control, fires Nerf gun, supports autonomous control via Raspberry Pi
Using a
This rover makes use of the following: CPPM RC radio input from openTx RC radio Arduino Nano to handle communcations from RC, Raspberry Pi via USB (not attached … Read more
Meet BOB "Bicycle Wheeled Observation Bot" (Nicknamed by my 2 nieces & found a fitting acronym). Bob’s is a surveillance bot with remotely configured … Read more
Autonomous Rover - using Neato-XV11 LIDAR plus sharp infrared
It's been a while since I did any "robot" work.  I've been rather absorbed in my 3D Printer firmware. Read more

RobotShop Continues Expansion and Launches Japan Subsidiary

RobotShop Inc. announces today the launch of its subsidiary, RobotShop Japan Co., Ltd. RobotShop officially begins operations in Japan by launching a logistics center in the territory as well as a dedicated website.

I reached out on Freecycle asking for old unwanted battery-operated toy cars. Limpy is one of those cars, plus lots of hot glue and craft sticks and … Read more
Blinky likes to be pet! I used this Instructables tutorial for the basic idea and made up the rest: http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-the-LED-pet/?ALLSTEPS Read more
Annabelle is a human-sized robot that is a collaboration between Martin Triplett of Red-Sky robotics, and Bot Party, a collective of enthusiasts of … Read more
My daughters and I have been watching the last season of BattleBots so when I asked them what project they wanted to do over the long weekend the choice was … Read more
I made a marble sorting system which sorts marbles by color. Items i used: Raspberry PI 2 - code written in Python. Pythoncard and Simplecv modules … Read more

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Biped Howto: Moving servos

+++ UPDATE (12-march-2014): Rename title as "Biped Howto".

Hi, I will try to explain, in a very simplistic manner, the way in which servo motors can be controlled.

Servo motors are controlled by a PWM signal, in which the active part of the signal (known as duty cycle) define the amount of degrees the servo will rotate.

explore the world via camera, Programmable, Through narrow places easily, battle with other robots
Using a
Since this Project was transferred from the project: Xpider--the smallest smart robot spider (Stop Updating)    I will describe the project infomation simplely. Read more
A winning robot of the Czech round of the RoboRAVE 2016 Junior competition – Ball transport with automatic loading
Using a
Béda 5 is a robot, with which our team HaHaHa Robotics ( Read more
This is my first robot attempt using Arduino uno it is almost finished and I have a code but there might be something wrong with the wiring if anyone has any … Read more
Talking,walking forward &left & right & backward,self navigating,playing,tail shaking, getting angry for caress ,eye acts.
  Firstly ,my special thanks for who chopstick juniours maker lumi and facial led matrix maker dickel. Robot chassis uniformity and cute image of chopsticks cause … Read more
Build an occupancy grid map from sensor data
Using a
Would like to share some details on a 2D Robot mapping software I am currently working on. I have including a video of a robot using a map generated by this … Read more

new cover for arm and new claw

new claw and new cover for 3rd arm

video of it working https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7jjW0tXF90

Otto walks, dances, makes sounds and avoids obstacles, is completely open source, Arduino compatible, 3D printable.
Using a
Otto is completely open source, Arduino compatible and 3D printable. Otto was inspired by another LMR robot "BoB the BiPed" and programmed using code from another … Read more