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Allow me to build on the go
Intro: This robot is build from the need for robotics on the go! It is small, compact and simple, while being functional enough to provide weeks of tinkering on the … Read more
Here's my partial build of my six-wheeled GardenerBot. Ideally it will at least drive around the yard successfully! :D Based on the Wild Thumper design idea. Using … Read more
Simple Biribot "avoiding obstacles" program   Biribot_walk01 is a simple program, completely documented. I need to upload a video and explain some "trick" in the … Read more
Lights that react to music wirelessly
This project began the summer before I went off to college. After finishing my UV Cieling Visualizer project, I realized that I was  going to want those lights … Read more
Allows RGB and UV LED Strips to react to music
Freqy Lights were originally inspired by my previous projects, the UV Ceiling Visualizer and the Wireless Sound Reactive Lights. A little over a year after … Read more
In a previous post I had introduced EVO-The Evolving Robot. Here is yet another Evolution to EVO as he has lost his legs and has gone wheeled. I am using two MG-995 … Read more
Overlord review part 2: Print the World From the unboxing the overlord has printed some stunning pieces but their where those niggling issues in the firmware " … Read more
Price: $14 USD
                   mini project for creating a 18m2 based lcd controller for the  HD44780 20x4 blue LCD, These lcd have been around for a while now but … Read more
A number of years ago I built a clock style POV as an example of making PCB's at home. It used a PIC16F1320, 7 LEDS, 9V battery and associated power components on … Read more
A watch winder for automatic wrist watches made of a PCB from my old line follower (PIC16F1847 MCU, L298N motor driver), a geared motor from an old printer, Orbit Peppermint gum case, Casio watch metal box and wooden pieces of my old bed.
This is a watch winder, which I made as a gift for my neighbor who is a collector of automatic wrist watches that need to wind up from time to time. It should be … Read more
Synchronizes a cieling full of UV LEDs to music
This project began as a graduation gift to my sister. I thought it would be cool to install lights in our basement that react to music so that it could be used as a … Read more
Ignites fireworks in a timed sequence designed by the user on a pc
This project is a continuation of my original firework ignition system. My goals with this version of the ignitor were to make the connection between the controls … Read more
It drives around remotely (and soon autonomously) with a TI Chronos watch
PiRo is a robot platform that I created to allow me to experiment with interfacing my RaspberryPi with sensors and motors easily. The structure is made from a … Read more
This is a robot based on the concept of embodiment and emergence, a concept seemingly proposed by Rolf Pfeifer. It is also based on a presentation I gave in 2011 on … Read more
The challenge is to create artwork using a Scamper robot chassis. It does not matter if your robot draws, paints or sculptures.  Read more

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The insect bot is simple to make, and uses a vibration motor as its head, which is powered by a capacitor as its abdomen, which I salvaged from an old toy plane, … Read more
My first attempt at a dancing Chinese lion was rushed and failed miserably. I did however learn a few things from the failure and am attempting to make a fully … Read more
Arduino MINI V3, Bluetooth, Infra LED, Key & Joypad controled robot.
Triple Axis Magnetometer - HMC5883 Using Arduino Nano V3 plate infrared LEDs built a data transmission device, which is controlled using a PC terminal programs … Read more
Learns through pattern recognition, drives very manoeuvrably, calculates best action from success of previous actions.
If you are familiar with the combined work of the late Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter, then you will understand why I have called this robot Lobsang. If not, I … Read more
Get a mBot from makeblock for a review
Update 29 July 2015: the call for reviewers is closed. Thank you all for your propositions to review the mBot kit. Makeblock is reviewing now your comments and will … Read more
ATMEGA16, LDR, Following line control robot
The robot is controlled in this way we also, when we want to move along a specified line. Whether it followed, or as shown in lines (black szigetelőszallag taped) … Read more
     Movies can be a great source of inspiration for our projects.      As a post-apocalyptic movies fan, I've waited anxiously for Mad Max: Fury Road. The … Read more
This is a simple demo showing how a simulator using Processing can look like with only a few lines of code: I used something similar for my quadruped robot and was … Read more