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Navigating in all terrain
Using a
A.T.T.R - All Terrain Track Robot. Robot able to move in rough terrain from point A to B skipping obstacles on its way. For now it will be cotroled by human, but … Read more
This is modullo, one of my first elaborated robotic platforms. It hasn't got an actual purpose yet, I'm at the stage of adding various sensors and integrating them … Read more
This challenge is inspired by a local event, where kids are remote controlling robots through a maze like course to find a small Teddy bear, grab it (with velcro) … Read more
During my work on my ROV project I considered several ways of waterproofing the motors used as thrusters. There are many that use bilge pumps as they are already … Read more

Sumo wheels

Ugh I really have been bad for keeping my stuff up to date but here is something new.

http://www.fingertechrobotics.com/proddetail.php?prod=ft-cobra-wheels-1125

Fingertech Robotics liked my wheels they decided to make some of thier own :D.  This makes it easier for me to and everyone else to build a competitive sumo. 

Autonomous rolling robot, based on Parallax Boe-Bot, using two boards and microcontrollers.
Using a
The main goal of this project was to develop an autonomous rolling robot, based on Parallax Boe-Bot, but using two boards and microcontrollers. It uses only … Read more
This robot was made for the Search and Rescue challange by Ro-Bot-X. It is a simple wall follower that uses an ultrasonic sensor for decting the wall and a SHARP IR … Read more
Encouraged by a comment to RobotFreak's rendition of a SpurtBot, I am trying to build one too. I hope to make it as cheap as possible, because the goal it to bring … Read more
This is a secondary documentation page for my Senior Project for highschool, I'm building a cnc router with a budget of $700 bucks. Basically, the plan is to build … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
Using a
I built this robot to test some different ideas that I had. One of them were the CD wheels and other was the free wheel tilted by a servo. It ended up to be a crazy … Read more

I had a postcard from LetsMakeRobots

I was quite surprised, and got very happy when I received this:

Lol, I did not know we had official LMR postcards these days :D

I recon it's from the guys who went to Maker Faire last weekend ;)

Thanks guys, thanks a lot :)

Crawls towards the brightest light source
Bored one Saturday, waiting on components for a new Motor Driver for the MicroCore - I decided to 'hack' together a clone/version of Wilf Rigter's uCrawler. I say … Read more
A comparison between Kalman and Complementary filter
Using a
The use of accelerometer and gyroscope to build little robots, such as the self-balancing, requires a math filter in order to merge the signals returned by the … Read more

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This project consists in displaying the ability for robots to work together in order to perform a certain task.
This project consists in displaying the ability for robots to work together in order to perform a certain task. This is one of the first projects I worked on at … Read more
     What motivated this post was my review for the Pixy CMUcam5 Image Sensor.      Actually the motivation was some issues that I had trying to make an … Read more
B·Day Bot is a robot themed after a birthday cake, made with the purpose of spreading joy and happiness in a special day. Although the robot isn't finished yet, I … Read more

Getting a Robot to Determine Its Own Truth

This piece describes an approach I am working on for an upgrade to SuperDroidBot “Anna” and a sharable brain service I am working on.  This is obviously only ONE approach to getting a robot to have a concept of truth.

What is Truth?

This is my first bot and made this using two ldr and arduino . Read more