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Drives around blind at the moment
Using a
Well, here's the post about my first robot. It's not yet finished... so bear with me as I iron out all the bugs. I purchased an RC Jeep at Walgreen's (US drugstore) … Read more
Here goes 812-R8. I really wanted to get something posted as this bot has been sitting here for almost a week now. More details and photos will be added later … Read more
Hey guys, Figured I'd share some of my more recent work; Dragoon. This is an RX-64 based quadruped robot using an ArbotiX Robocontroller and the new & … Read more
Howto make sound without any sound transducer using only the DC motors of your robot.
Description: I  am just start to play around with the new Arduino Tone library, when I realize that I have no sound transducer laying around here. Than I remember … Read more
Price: $16 USD
The idea of the TermBoard is to give you a more sturdy connection than a breadboard, but still give you flexibility to change wiring. It uses 16 sets of Molex® … Read more
Price: $17 USD
The Universal Adapter Board (named by microcontrolled!) is a handy little adapter to do stuff like: Connect a SpinStudio mainboard to Propeller Platform or Mobo … Read more
Price: $3.95 USD
Example with arduino here: http://letsmakerobots.com/node/17694   buy here: http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=8653  Read more
Hi guys (and girls) I need some help here. I’m trying to make a beads sorter for my kids, but my funnel approach is not working. Read more
I have just received one of these actuators, in preparation for a lightweight Robot project. Also known as Nano muscle or miga motor. I would like to share the info … Read more
Cheap 4WD off road chassis for your robot
The chassis of the "Rebound" is perfect for small off road robots. The PCB has a radio receiver and dual "H" bridge. This walkthrough shows you how to make the … Read more
Runs around bumping into stuff
One of the first ‘robots’ I built was a Beetle bug based on the intractable found … Read more
Navigate arround using 2 IR Leds and an IR receptor
Using a
This is PJBot version 3. The brain of this Bug is an Arduino. Now, it only go rolling and  avoiding obstacles that it detects with 2 led's and 1 IR receptor. Read more
This is the fusion of my old Qwerkbot project and a 4WD base, with omniwheels replacing the originals. I've also attached one of Oddbot's compound IR sensors for … Read more
Price: $59.99 USD

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MINI Robocontroller The MINI robocontroller is designed for small robots. It incorporates a powerful AVR microcontroller, XBEE wireless radio, dual motor … Read more

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This robot uses 12 servos , an arduino, fairly simple circuitry to accomplish........... Subscribe and check out my other projects Read more
Hello fellow geeks and geekets! This is my first LMR! I'm danphobic and I have been making legz, innit. Bought a Velleman K8200 3D printer from maplins after … 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
Wireless Controlled, Autonomous Snow Plow Robot
The project was a personal project which was also part of my school's final term project for the Mechatronics and Robotics Program. My partner handled the … Read more
RC,Obstacle Avoidance,Line Following
Using a
Update 1/3/24 Code and Videos added....Video on the headlights test and automatic obstacle avoidance test. Videos here : http://youtu.be/SZA4--jDd7U … Read more
Over the past 3 years I've been working on my Wall-E project with a lot of set backs because of design flaws, choosing the wrong materials, learning as i go and so … Read more