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SD21 servo control module ,drive upto 21 servo,controls both position and speed over the I2C lines, with a picaxe 18m2 on board with the rest of the pins brought … Read more
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
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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
  JX-26 Pan&Tilt idea being easy to constuct for a multi purpose role, the parts where printed at .22 layer with a shell thickness 1.2 mm took about 2 days to … Read more
PolyMorph - how to make a pivot joint out of PolyMorph
PolyMorph Workshop 1 Here is the first in a series of PolyMorph workshops that will unfold when time permits. The first one shows a number of techniques that can be … Read more
How to make hollow tubing ..... and Play a flute
How to make PolyMorph Extruded Tubes. Take a round piece of tubing (any size really, any material) Take some warm polyMorph and make a longish square shape, then … Read more
Ever needed a new texture or unusual form for your robotic creation........ .... Look no further and follow this Guide.   NonSream Videos :- The PolyMorph i used … Read more
XBee Files - Part 1 - Basic Communications and Setup. This guide will take you through the basic setting up of the XBees in an Arduino Environment. Please note:- no … 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
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
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

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Sun 30th August 2015 In March 2015, one of our members, Cevinius created Mob Bob, a variation of the very popular 3D printed Bob robot that was created by K120189. … Read more
Takes pictures on a given time interval and compiles to an AVI.
While this project is not Robot related it can be used during the build of a robot. I had noticed that some of the members on here were posting time-lapse videos of … Read more
Walking forwards, powered by Sphero 2.0
27.08 All the printing is now done and the bearings have arrived. I have completed the assembly of one side as seen in this picture. A test of the walk cycle can … Read more
robot controlled by Bluetooth
Hello, first to apologize for my bad English,   Well, this is my first post I do, it's about my robot RObot this fact with Arduino, and is controlled via a … Read more
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. 2015-08-11 Read more
This is my first attempt at creating a robot, inspired by Fritz's start here robot! I don't have a name for it yet :( I stumbled upon this sight, & got quite … Read more
I found this nifty resource which outlines how to change the splash screen on a full graphic LCD. He goes into pretty good detail about how to go about it but … Read more
A review of the mBot robot kit by Makeblock, including unboxing/first impressions. Further parts will review assembly, programming and use.
Thanks again to Franciscodr for giving me the opportunity to review another great product - This time, the mBot robot kit by Makeblock! I was going to wait until I … Read more