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Moving in a contained area, avoiding obstacles, checking battery power, find a line, find a cliff
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It's been a while since I submitted a robot. Now here he goes, the Desktop Companion Bot or short DCB.  Prolog: The idea came by thinking about a new swarm robot. … Read more
       Hello LMR, this is Penny the 3 servo hexapod. Penny is not just a very cheap way to build a hexapod but a very cheap way to build a robot, period. I … Read more
Hey don't laugh,at least this little buddy has managed to draw something !!! Here are three videos, the first one is the initial video,where the value of pwm … Read more
An autonomous robot exploring the environment and avoiding obstacles
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This is a little robot with a pan/tilt radar head. I built this robot for my nephew and niece to play with. The aim is to enable the robot to explore the … Read more
This is my first robot :)  very simple line follower using 2 photoresistors and atmega microcontroller, I used a plastic box as chassis and two plastic nuts as … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Hi guys! I want to submit to you my first project (and I hope not last). I know this good site for a long time and now I decided to share my robot. Read more
This is my 2nd bot. The first was a tracked obstacle avoidance guy but he lacked personality. When the toaster stopped working I figured it was a good opportunity … Read more
hovers around noisily at my command!
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NO-PANTS STEVE formerly know as STEVE II and even before that it was known by its true (but as it seems tongue-twister of a) name SRCMPIBDUSBNRTBAPOJTTBASOH (-- Read more
Means more only robots with Dagu-Magician chasses and Magician-Controler. I write with a Translator. I apologize faults. I have studied only the German … Read more
wanders around,follows the light,avoids the walls
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spidy chan! yup!its a japanese nickname which is given by my friend :) ive made another big one with DC motors few years ago and it could only walk in air!cuz i … Read more
some say "linefollower" robots r the best choice for learning the robotic.actually my first robot was an analog line follower too! last year i made this one just … Read more
This is a little robot I started building over the easter holidays just for fun. It has no special purpose nor any functionality that would be considered "cool". … Read more
Avoid obstacles via Sharp IR rangefinder
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This was my first robot. WILL-I. The robot is controlled with an Atmel ATMega8 running on internal oscillator at 1MHz. It uses 3 microswitches and a servo rotated … Read more
Hey everyone! I'm new to LMR and I'd like to post my first robot. It is a simple line following bot. It can follow a black line on a white background and vice … Read more
When my brother's R/C toy car's electronic was broken, he wanted to buy a more professional one to be able to control the speed and steering continuously. I checked … Read more
Drive around via infrared
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Because all robot kits cost enormous amounts of money I started to develop cheap and small robot – Kobold. Small because smaller components are cheaper, sensors … Read more
Hi LMR! Well the time has come, this is my first ... OK not first but first posted bot :D This little dude has been built and rebuilt for 3 times now, it's purpose … 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
it can follow a black line and it has the capability to controll it's speed according to the curve it is going to pass. it also can handle right angle turn too. I … Read more
Navigate Around Obstacles, Remote Controlled via Nunchuck
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I have attached some images of my first robot. It is built around a pololu round chassis, tamiya twin motor gearbox, and tamiya off road wheels along with a ball … Read more
My robot is based on (quite out-of-date) Tamyia RC car in 1:10 scale. All electronics is placed inside plastic box ont the top of the car. The brain is made of … Read more
Picks up things with a robot arm
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    I made this CAD in Google Skechup after I had an epiphany. I thought this would be a really cool idea, and would give me some good experience. Here is how it … Read more
Goal:  Make a robot that draws and takes some of the same commands as KTurtle.  Eventually this robot will draw using a marker through the hole of the CD.  I … Read more