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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
Turtle controlled via USB by a host computer.
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This robot has no "brain" even though it has a Arduino processor. The brain for the bot is located in the PC and the program is S4A (Scratch for Arduino, version … Read more
run around light source
this is a kill time project during moving house,to messy too use my favorite stuffs.I have to use any parts i can find around,very cheap parts.the photo below is … Read more
I had bought a RC Car from walmart for about $15 to use with the Arduino Motorshield a while back (see here). Fortunately, I had taken some pictures before I … Read more
PROYECTO DESARROLLADO EN EL COLEGIO JOHN F. KENNEDY IED DE BOGOTA, COLOMBIA.   Read more
Its a sumo bot, line follower, and object avoidance, all in one little package.
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   This robot is a rebuild of my Start Here Robot.  One day I was looking for things to do(other than clean my work bench) and saw my my SHR sitting there and … Read more
this is my first robot, it isn't that complacated. two switches, a on off and on switch some wires bateries and thats all. the switch on top is the on off and on … Read more
Drive around, stream video back to the driver.
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We are working on the software and hardware infrastructure to control vehicles (car, tank, quad-copter, etc.) over the internet. This is complete opensource project … Read more
One day when I accidentally browsed NET settlement, I came across a video in which found a robot with tank chassis, which used to measure the distance ultrasonic … Read more
Remote control or obstacle avoidance
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The other day I was staring at my trash bin and there's an idea comes up in my mind. Since my wife is not home for while I think I should be able to do something … Read more
Navigate around via sharp IR
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This is my first robot...a simple SHR. I connected a 7 segments LED mounted on a small breadboard. the LED display "G" when its going forward and "S" when it stops … Read more
Bump into things -- but in a very straight line!
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I am building a very simple skid steer bot. I am still in the "prototyping" phase and its body is currently made of recycled cardboard boxes. After unpacking any … Read more
Navigates around mindlessly very slow avoiding large obstacles
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Well here is my start here bot. I want to do more with it eventually but I am moving on to the Aduino platform for my next bot that I need to design. The start here … Read more
navigate via commands and/or over the internet
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I bought the ER1 when I was in Taiwan in 2002 and it cost me just over USD $1000.00 with shipping. The acer notebook cost about USD $800.00 in Taiwan. I have … Read more
First of all a big hello to everyone! Well after a long wait I've finally had my Mr Basic delivered (I guess the parcel couriers are helping Santa at the minute) … Read more
Navigate around avoidance object via ultrasound sensor
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Hey there, ALB-E it's a small and autonomous Arduino robot builted on iPhone package as chassis. I've used two Tamiya sport wheels linked on a two GM9 motors with … Read more
Follows the light from a lighter
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Hi, My name is Zuzu, I live in my masters pocket and usually I sleep at day, but at night, when all the lights goes out, I will wake up and I will seek the most … Read more
light seeking,chaos,against obstacle
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the beam ant v1 is a bare bone version.I use very sensitive photo diodes to make the bridge.it show some unbelievable behaviors. the v2 is a heavy duty … Read more
Goes to places and plays tunes. Makes me happy and proud.
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my first robot, thanks to frits start here and his help I have built a robot. It is simple, it has a speaker, and two motors, thats all.  Im thinking about putting … Read more
Paints beautiful paintings whilst you watch
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Picaxxo :- The Picasso style painting robot, using a Hacked Wii-Mote as tracking system picking up an infrared triangle mounted to the back of a picaxe based … Read more
Pretty basic following of Frits' awesome 'Start Here' robot.  I bought all the parts from Solarbotics and Robot Shop with a few random things that I forgot from … Read more
I built this from a kit.  Preprogrammed IC, and simple IR system.  Great way to learn how to solder onto a circuit board.  Since completing robot, I've detail … Read more
navigate using servo mounted sharp IR sensors
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Hello fellow builders. Here is the robot I have been working on. I call him the cardboard cruiser. It's basically a start here bot with my own code. Not very … Read more
run into things
Another Junkbot, this time from a dead PS2 mouse. Knocked out in a couple hours from parts that were already on hand. Its main purpose in life is to entertain my … Read more
Navigates using ultrasound
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Behold the first of many robots to come - my LMR. It is using Picaxe 28X1, SRF05 & motors/gears from Picaxe store. These motors & gears (available at … Read more
Navigates around using ultrasound and with a bumper to detect low-level obstacles.
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"My First Robot" - BERNT EDIT: 2009-02-02 - BERNT IS ALIVE!  New video added, I know the performance sucks and all that...but i just wanted to show it. … Read more