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Add a basic sleep like function to a Raspberry Pi
The Raspberry Pi is a great platform for robotics. But something that is always important for mobile robots is the power consumption. Just the Raspberry Pi needs … Read more
Price: $12.99 USD
LCR-T4 Resistor/Capacitor/Diode/SCR/Inductance/Transistor/MOS Tester Specification Range: Resistor: 0.1ω-50Mω Capacitor: 25pF-100000uF Inductance: 0.01mH - … Read more
Hi this has been stored on my parents rooftop for 7 years and they wanted all my things gone now so thought I would take some pics of it and share I started … Read more
Get a mBot from makeblock for a review
Update 3 August 2015: makeblock has decided the five lucky members who will review the robots. Here is the list:   Dickel craighissett Read more
       This is my third 3d printer and overall I like it.  But there are things others should consider before choosing it as a project.   */        I have … Read more
Hexapod navigating using CV and lasers
UPDATE Aug 3, 2015: I finally uploaded a video showing some basic laser navigation test. Objects lower than the laser and mirrors obviously can't be recognized. … Read more
Hello All, it's been awhile since i've posted and with good reason. I have been busy with the launch of the XLR-ONE V2 robot and it has been a success. The robot … Read more
Wanders around sensing obstacles with ultrasonic & IR sensors.
Using a
T.W.E.R.P. - The Wandering Electronic Robotics Platform was built to test sensors and code for future projects . The platform is the bottom of a RAD 1.0 robot (I … Read more
This robot was my first robotics project It was made of three layers of 3cds each, cutted to fit between them. The wheels where made also from old cds sticked … Read more
Aum is a robot testing platform where we are developing different basic robot modules to be used in future projects that we already planning. It tries to be … Read more
Zumy! This is a project to keep me sane through the monotony of school. It all started with a Pi. A while back I made an attempt at building a wifi connected robot … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound and talk
Raspobot, my bizarre version, an autonomous robot.   first steps   Read more
Learns by listening and the web. Talks, answers questions from her own memory or Wolfram, tells jokes, expresses opinions, quotes wiki or people, tracks heat or colors. Has reflex behaviors. Uses various web services. Has her own motivations that drive autonomy.
Using a
7/31/15 Update - The following is new since the last time I posted:  Verb Conjugations 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
I've tried some photoshop to my primary image, as an experiment. Just made a picture of the progress..  I had the strange feeling being watched.. weird..   From … Read more

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Builds a probabilistic occupancy map from sonar sensors
Hi everyone,  this is my first robot project not only on LMR but at all. In November I decided to build the apparently classic Dagu Rover 5 with the awesome … Read more
Stops shorting out! ( will explore, line follow, etc )
Using a
Based on a ZipZap micro R/C car with a custom PCB and Pic16F88, this "Big Guy" is the start of my new, microbot. I've wanted to build a small robot for some time. … Read more
Tutorial about how to teach your BoB Biped to walk
Introduction This tutorial show a way to teach your BoB to walk and turn in an interactive process.  For using the Poser software you will need a real BoB biped. … Read more
i made my own packbot, after some test & modify i'll write a tutorial for this robot :-D Read more
Hi dear LMR members! Could your robot measure the distance like a Google automated car? Well, maybe you can do something similar now. Today we have the chance to … Read more

arduino bootloader

hi every one 

kinda noob to this programing and stuff :) 

i have a small problem maybe some one could help me. Ive just bought 2 Deek robot mini boards ardunio clones but i dont have anything else to upload sketches into the borad other than arduino uno so i found tutoriel on google how to set it up.

taking out the atmel chip on the uno board 

and connecting

tx to tx mini

rx to rx mini 

reset to dtr mini 

gnd to gnd mini 

5v to vcc mini 

hello  my project is small quadcopter using 8 small coreless motors  without ESC  motors … Read more