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This is MURtle my drawing robot. Inspired by Oddbots Doodle Bot competition, I decided to build my own drawing bot. MURtle is a combination of MURCS and Turtle. … Read more
This is FrankenBoB, formerly known as WhiteBoB, my interpretation of BoB the Biped. It is named after Frankensteins creature, because it reminds me, when I see it … Read more
Walks araound and avoid obstacles
Using a
This is 'Little Red BoBette', another member of BoBs army. The name is taken from an old Prince title, 'Little Red Corvette'. BoBette is my first female robot. She … Read more
Using the Wii Remote IR camera directly with an Arduino
Using a
The Wii Remote became a very intersting tool for hacking and other uses where it not has been mentioned for. After the first hacks appears in the internet a lot of … Read more
Our honored LMR founder Frits has been contacted by marcmart.com an electronics distributor. They asked him about writing a review for a Makeblock product. So Frits … Read more
Show how to improve the output of analog sensors
Indroduction: The Sharp GP2Dxxx family is often used in robotics as distance sensors because the sensors are cheap and everywhere available. The normal use of these … Read more
Plot Pictures on a whiteboard
This is a review of the Makeblock XY-Plotter v2.0.. I have got the chance to test the new plotter. Many thanks to Makeblock for the plotter kit and the support … Read more
How to use timer and interrupts on Arduino boards.
    Update 07/24/2013 04/24/2013 Example 3 has been updated to work with Arduino v1.x.Added ArduinoTimer101.zip examples source code for Arduino v1.x .    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
Draws pictures on the floor
Introduction Makeblock is hosting a new Kickstarter project, the mDrawBot kit. I got the chance to test a pre production robot kit. Read more
Keep your spare prototyping board link wires under control
Use foam tape or M3 bolts to attach. I use 40 way male - male header cables stripped down. These fit better on 0.1" pitch than the round end type, can be used to … Read more
A Cinderella dress that shines following the wearer's movements
My mother is a dressmaker, and some months ago, she received a request to make a Cinderella dress for a little girl's school prom. However, due to the popularity of … Read more
This is a simple vehicle which will change the path/direction by sensing the clear path. If there are some obstruction, the vehicle will change the direction and … Read more
  Recently got a codebug board from the kickstarter. For those that don't know, codebug is a cheap (£10) board with a 5x5 LED array, 2 buttons and 4 GPIO, and … Read more
This project was initially inspired by Boston Dynamics Wildcat. I remember seeing it for the first time, initially laughing at its rigid start up routine, but … Read more

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He modified this ground unit with machine gun. Ok, first of all this is not my robot. It's from one of my buddy ShaoPing @Taiwan who doesn't speak English and shy … Read more
Hi All, I'd like to share the multicopter design I did a couple of years ago.  I was designing multicopter frames for a while and a guy who I was dealing with for … Read more
Gamified remote controlled Rover with telepresence
Using a
This is my first project posted on LMR as well as my first robot project ever. I started it about 8 months ago in my spare time. I'm a programmer at my day job so … Read more

Experiments with FlowBotics Studio

I was keen to give FlowBotics Studio a go after reading about it in the FlowBotics Studio App Competition.

This SOLOSHOT is now being sold on the net. It works by attaching a TAG on the person/car, and when the TAG holder moves, the camera will track him at incredible … Read more
Avoids Obstacles and Light..
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Phil Is Made of very light weight aluminum, milled to a 8x9 body and a max height of 6 inches. I prefer to use servos as his means of movement for the main reason … Read more
navigates around with infrared and ultrasound
In 2002 I tried making a robot and improved it in 2003. The problem was, I was living in a tiny flat with only a pocket knife as a tool so what I created ended up … Read more
this is a page to help me make a lunar capibitly robot. Please tell me in comments or email me at : jayden.squire560@gmail.com on how to do the programing and … Read more