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3D Printer made from Salvaged printer parts...
In the ongoing saga of building my RepStrap 3D printer from salvaged printer parts...   Read more
Driving around, avoid obstacles and edges. Will have some more functionality but that's still to be determined.
Using a
UPDATE April 29, 2014: As for request of fello LMRians I've put those motors in the shopping section of Letsmakerobots: Micro Gear Motor UPDATE April 21 2014: Sadly … Read more
UPDATED and FINISHED* on May 3rd, 2014 *With 'finished' meaning that I built what I had envisioned, then played around with it and learned stuff, and then took it … Read more
Shivers, Walks, Avoids (usually)
Just getting around to posting this little bot. Read more
Mechanical gyroscope balanced two wheeler with steering - will try to slow down with the updates.
Updated with Version 5: Steering Got up at 4:00am, couldn't sleep so knocked out a simple steering mechanism using a butterfly hinge. Read more
Going green is easier than ever. high effficeny solar system to manage your daily lighting requirements both for indoors,outdoors and including street … Read more
Hi everyone, I am new in robotics and I want to tell you a short story. 2 months ago I was looking for a job and got an offer to work in the IT area. After a … Read more
Helps you print accurate
Hi,  I have decided to post this after yesterday I have lost lots of time trying to get a fan mount I have designed to print. What's worse is that the part in … Read more
Calibrates your Kossel Mini
This is the second part of my Kossel Mini build log Read more
Drives, Unfolds, Drives, Inches, Looks Cute
All right, my robot is complete! It is an omni-directional robot that is also capable of inchworm-like movement. It is made from cardboard, dowel rods, and … Read more
This is not going to be a build guide. but more off a show 'n tell of the mods I made to the original prusa mendel i2 other members have written some  inspiring … Read more
UPDATED: 04/25/14   Added Bluetooth for remote control, and a Nerf Launcher!  Go read my Blog!  UPDATED: 04/15/14  (Added Two new Videos) After seeing the … Read more
Obstacle avoidance mostly, with light and distance sensing
My initial intention to build robots came out of being a mostly bedridden invalid, as a sort of surrogate set of senses to travel around the house for me, but I got … Read more
You must only make it out of scraps and the point of  this is to get pepole to make robots out  of wierd and scrap stuff. the main point of this challnge is to … Read more

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Note: video to come later.  I've shot it, but haven't edited it or loaded it. So when I make that edit, yes, this will go back to the top of the queue and I'll … Read more
We all know that the "Veyron" is a super cool Bugatti Automobile..... until now.... What I present here is the Veyron24  complete with Full Plastic … Read more

Controlling a Raspberry Pi / Arduino Bot from the Internet Part 3 of 3

This is part three of a three part Series to explain how I control my BotTwo semi-<a style="color: #888888; font-size: x-large;"

Navigates around, detects lights, Bluetooth control, Winddows Phone 8 App
Hi, After a while, I am glad to share a new robot with LMR community. This little one offers 2 modes : Autonomous : it moves around the place, avoid obstacles, … Read more

Controlling a Raspberry Pi / Arduino Bot from the Internet Part 2 of 3

This is part two of a three part Series to explain how I control my BotTwo semi-Autonomous Robot from a webpage on the Internet. 

HelloSpoon is intended to help children with upper limb difficulties, special needs and elderly to have a fun and happy breakfast, meal and dinner time.
Hello to everybody! Read more
Teaches the basics of PID-based line following, wins you a couple of line following competitions!
UPDATE : (07/10/2014) Added a PDF version of this tutorial and a sample video of a PID based Line Follower. UPDATE : ( 01/16/2014 ) A few updates on making things … Read more
Navigation, fetch objects, recognise people
Using a
This is Robbie the Robot The project is a couple of years in the making he is a 2 wheel differential drive robot with a Inmoov upper body the servos in the arm … Read more