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12v SLA

Now it only moves with IR remote
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Hi Folks, This is my experimentation with cheap chasis and tracked wheel set which i found online. The whole set up cost me between $50 - $60. This is my infial … Read more
Spot X is my latest robot, but the first I've submitted here. The X stands for 10, because he's the 10th in a series of little robots I've built under the 'Spot' … Read more
For historic accuracy this is I my first attempt at building a robot. It's an upside down waste basket with a Big Trak motor assembly attached to the lid. Never … Read more
  This Robot is based on home-made Aluminium chassis. The size is 40cm x 30cm x 4cm. This Robot has the following: Read more
Navigation, object manipulation, other mobile manipulation research tasks.
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Maxwell is my latest attempt at a lowcost, human-scale mobile manipulator using an ArbotiX and ROS. The design guidelines were pretty straight forward: it needed … Read more
Self positioning buoy for scientific use
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Some of you might have read my post on Whirligig http://letsmakerobots.com/node/16995 and its predecessor SEA RENDERING http://letsmakerobots.com/node/21098, and … Read more
Update - 23/02/11 The hardware for elroy is almost complete, only the stretch sensors for the head to make and mount.  I can now control the elbow, shoulder and … Read more
Autonomous navigation using a hybrid sensor approach
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Anthony is a work in progress. The objective of the project is to experiment with a hybrid sensor approach to autonomous navigation. I am using Anthony as a … Read more
Will navigate around house, self dock with charger, map, fetch beers
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Here is my current project and first post:   Read more