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A mix of toy gun / universal remote
^^ arduino source code   This is an other modified Toy. I added an arduino to an old lasertag gun. First I removed some parts to make the gun a little less … Read more
This is my snow plow bot. It is currently RC but I want to convert it to wireless for internet control.Weighs about 200 pounds. Some Specs: Read more
This is a copy of the "spidy" robot that was published on LMR last Noverber by myblack60impala. Components:   Sparkfun ProMini   2 DFRobot Spiders   … Read more
Sits on the table, waiting for sunshine and once charged the cpas discharge and spin the motor for an annoying vibrating sound.
There is really not much to write about. I saw the nice freeform Annoy-o-tron 2000 and got infected. Grabbed one 555 timer as I saw a nice solar engine circuit … 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
  my bluetooth car, use AT89S52 + H-bridge + HC-05, remoted controlled by APP which was written myself on my xiaomi phone achieved a dream when I was a child. here … Read more
Update - 10.02.2015 - Nothing more to add  Marking this thing as done as I'm definetely not going to continue work on this.  Everything related to this one is … Read more
App controlled, android
Second robot! Here's my try to make a low cost, portable, educational, robot:) Dagu Mini driver+HC05 + other sensors. Read more
Navigates using ultrasound. Twitches a bit now and then.Whistles bits of songs when he`s happy.
  This one took a while but I'm happy. I started by assembling a kit I bought for the Pickaxe stack. It was rather satisfying to put it all together. Read more
Telepresence. Human/Computer interaction (speech, movement). Autonomous mode using A* in a controlled environment.
Using a
Update 02/08/2015 Read more
Navigates via ultrasound
Working on my Tamiya tank chassis based autonomous robot.   Uses a Tamiya chassis with Tamiya universal plates and a twin gearbox for forward, reverse and turning. … Read more
A archive for beam robotics
Hope you like the site and get some good ideas from it :) kind regards, Rickey Read more
This is a Tank controlled by a DC-motorcontroller that i have designed myself. To the DC-motor controller can many diffrent MCU 's be connected for example Aurduino … Read more
My goal for 2015 was to get back into robotics ive had a year or so off with only doing a few little projects over that time. My aim to get get a nice little … Read more
music and sound fx with minimal program memory usage
  Want to add cool music / sound effects to your project but don't have the required program memory? Want to avoid long codes to only add some fancy sounds to … Read more

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Autonomy, vision, sonar, PID control
This bot, has been a kinda "I'm bored" project. It has taken several iterations over the last few years. Mostly made from scraps and donated material, there is … Read more
An easy to build, Arduino powered, walking robot, with manual IR remote control, with automatic mode that uses ultrasound to avoid obsticles
The parts list Some tie-wraps (for the cabling) Foam tape An Arduino - I used a VISduino An Arduino sensor shield Battery box + batteries - I used 4xAAA in the … Read more
my first freeform micro core.it is a beam bot.i refer chu's body design.     i am going to add mcu based ir senser,maybe rc system futher. the video show some … Read more
Based on Raspberry Pi Model A+, moving autonomously, obstacle avoiding, line following, maze solving, Braitenberg vehicle
UPDATE: Bugfix PHP script Short description: PiBot-A is a small, autonomous robot based on Raspberry Pi Model A+. Varying sensors can be mounted on its front to … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
Using a
So I have had this little guy for quite some time now and have reached the point where I need to pull his guts out and use them in another project. However before … Read more
Open-source 16 PWMs, 8 ADCs and dual-voltage communications to sit on your Raspberry Pi to drive your robot, 3D printer etc
UPDATE 4/May/2015 Added: comparison between Raspberry Pi + Hatalógico vs BeagleBone Black: related to PWMs and Analogue I/OPinout detailedUPDATE 1/May/2015 I fell … Read more
Navigates around via stereo cams, picks up and carries objects
The robot is controlled from a laptop running Windows (don't kill me, please, Windows + Visual C++ is in my view still the easiest, most flexible environment to … Read more

Tha $0.99 shipped list

This is a list of cheap, $0.99 shipped parts when you find something share it! If its just a screaming good deal under $5.00 please post as well, the idea is build your inventory $5.00 a week or a pop at least.

Mogul: lcd driver

http://tinyurl.com/nq4so7m

jinx 4 aa battery holder

http://tinyurl.com/kb4eabw

oss BC547 transistors

http://tinyurl.com/nre2woc

jinx 100K resistors, shipping is $2.00 varies for basket

http://tinyurl.com/kpfqj2r