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Drives around inside, avoiding obstacles. Uses PICAXE 28, Sharp IR distance sensor
Well, after lurking around the LMR site for quite a few months I have finally gotten around to building my first robot! Read more
Introduction: This is a project I've been thinking about for a long time. I built the hardware some time ago but never had time to put the beacons into use. The … Read more
Computes emotions based on pleasure and activation
Recently I came across the so called circumplex model of affect. When seeing the plot, I immediately associated it with the kNN algorithm. I have re-drawn and … Read more
Cuts parts in wood, plastic, aluminium
                        I always wanted to be able to do my own parts. So I tought it what time for me to do my own 3 axis CNC :) I wanted to share in … Read more
Reads and analyzes medical test strips
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So far it's used to test modified Eddie firmware.
As I mentioned in an earlier blog, I was given a bunch of really cool robot parts by Parallax in exchange for modifying their "Eddie" code to work with different … Read more
This is a simple autonomous robot based around the Basic Stamp2, it has obstacle avoidance using a home made IR Transmitter and Receiver as well as obstacle detection using bump switches and copper whiskers.
This is a robot I made for my son Shi Sen over the Christmas holidays. Some of the blocks are original K'nex blocks I brought with me from Australia. The other half … Read more
Hangs on the wall, smiles a lot.
  Cutting for Christmas!   Its fun to make presents for others with a CNC machine. I prefer the "folk art" approach over too much quality which makes things look … Read more
Obstacle avoidance using ultrasound sensor
Updated post with new parts, ideas, pictures, and questions Hello robotics community! This is my first post I have made here. Im fairy new to robotics and am … Read more
The Scamper chassis can move in any direction and each motor has a high resolution encoder so it should make an ideal painting robot. Think mobile dotmatrix … Read more
So most of us tend to use the arduino IDE for our projects much to bdk6's displeasure. Recently I've been playing with both the AVR and MSP430 bare metal rather … Read more
Update 20141220 >> HUD display added 8x8Matrrix    (many thanks to Duane Degn for his Propeller Spin code) Read more

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2015-04-04 My current STL files are now uploaded for anyone who wants to have a look. This is a work in progress... so some parts will need more … Read more
Drives around, Scans the environment, gets data, logs it and transmits it wirelessly
This is a robot project that i had been putting off for quite some time now and i thought i'd give it a crack. I started this in January and i had a summer semester … Read more
EyBot v0.1 Buildin parts are: Raspberry Pi, arduino. L298 H-Bridge, mini amplifier for speaker.DC-DC (12V to 5V). at this moment, controlled over WLAN, or over … Read more
Interface an lcd tft screen with arduino
Some of you may have purchased this LCD Screen or thinking of getting one. Its a great screen for displaying images and graphics. I purchased mine for displaying … Read more
I finally finished this OpenCV robo arm. It follows my neon green paper. I use the Romeo All in One microcontroller with the Arduino IDE. This microcontroller … Read more

Worm Brains!

Nemesis2065 showed me this project.  Awesome! Thank's Nemesis.

I say we implement MarkusB's alogrithm on an FPGA and make our own worms. :)

Control method: remote CPU: Arduino Mega, Raspberry PI Programming language: Arduino C, C++, Java, Python
After reading about Duanes Rover5, I decided to try to build my own. It is still not finished so I will update this page on a regular base. The following diagram … Read more
Hi there, this is Nano Patriot; an Arduino controlled turret, ultrasonic sensor and a shooting device I built a while ago. At first I wasn’t planning on doing a … Read more