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I managed to finish my first robot on witch I spent a lot of time, mostly because a lot of stuff was new to me. It is not very complicated but it seems to do it's … Read more
Developed for a university sumo bot contest, Push/flip other robots out of the ring
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This Sumo Bot was designed, built, programmed and tested over a 12 week period for one of my final year engineering classes. The aim was to design and build a … 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
Introducing Strike'm,a robot that simply Strikes you out. So,this is the Tic tac toe robot I have built. Actually inspired from Oddbots challenge,I have made this … Read more
Seek's out darkness while avoiding obstacles.
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This is my second robot.  My son found some online bit pricey tho. And of course me being a PLC guy decided hey i will build my own.( what a learning expirience). … Read more
Talks, Moves Around, Surfs the Net, Runs Custom Apps and Software, Calls, Google Maps, IP/CV
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To make Little Johnny, I got an Andruino Uno R3, a Raspberry Pi, some old Printer Motors, and old computer case, a couple of "3rd Hands" and some sensors and … Read more
A One Weekend Miracle Red Squadron is actually a collection of three robots that work together in order to accomplish a task. The objective for the squad is to make … Read more
Follow Dark and Light Lines
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Tracer is a simple linefollowing robot that has the ability to follow light or dark lines. It is able to do this through taking advantage of four photoresistors. … Read more
Uses data based on the condition of a plant in a terraruim ecosystem to explore and react to the outer world.
I will update with "4.x" build.  But wanted to get video up as demonstration of concept.  SSH-->RPi-->I2C Optoisolator-->Arduino Mini Pro--->Self … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Hello everyone. My ultrasonic sensors arrived (4 in total) but instead of using them on my scrapbot, i found some 360 degree servos that i had gathering dust from a … Read more
Stops shorting out! ( will explore, line follow, etc )
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Based on a ZipZap micro R/C car with a custom PCB and Pic16F88, this "Big Guy" is the start of my new, microbot. I've wanted to build a small robot for some time. … Read more
Drives around - avoids - makes noise
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  What happens when you see an old stainless steel heated coffee mug and a bottle of Pierre Cardin cologne bottle top?  You build a robot out of it of … Read more
navigate around via ultrasound
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This is a basic robot I made, it is very similar to the one that it is shown in the "Start Here" tutorial. I haven't written the code already, I will do it in the … Read more
Maneuvers inside of the Dohyo ring surface, Searches for opponent, Pushes opponent out of the ring.
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This is my personal robot Marvin, he is still a project in progress (a robot is never finished). He is build after the Leafproject which is a opensource AI robot … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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This is my very first project using an Arduino Uno. It uses 2 Futaba S3003 servos that i have modified for continuous rotation and one regular one to move his … Read more
a very basic obstacle detection/avoidance robot
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hi, this is my 1st robot, a very basic obstacle detection/avoidance robot.                       UPDATE 12/06/2013: Read more
A small autonomous robot that wonders around. It's built out of parts I recieved for Christmas, such as a Rover 5 platform w/ driver board.    Current Goal - … Read more
creeps around looking for light, fire, other robots and long walks on the beach...
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  A little robot that just wants to have fun!  The code is choppy but works. I used some of Bajdi's code changed it up a little and will post it(code) in a … Read more
move its arms and head
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This is a brand new project. It's a step up form my Arduino Torso robot. It will have a sensor and more servos later on. Arduino sketch programs are greatly … Read more
Roams while tracking its location. Detects objects with sonar.
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Your basic three wheel chassis with a ARM processor. The Freescale Freedom board cost me $12.00 US. They have a 3 axis accelerometer and support Arduino shields … Read more
Walks (hobbles?) around, avoids stuff, future PIR and LDR for light tracking
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White Legged - Yes, it has white legs Spider - Yes it looks like a spider (with two legs removed - ouch) Monkey - Yes it has a Baby Orangutan monkey brain Hexapod - … Read more
Its been a long time coming, but I am proud to introduce you to the Tadpoles...   The Tadpole is simply a perfect platform for the beginners and advanced robot … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Hello again everybody my name is chickenparmi, and I like robots. Today I would like to show you my obstacle avoidance bot, with a difference. The difference with … Read more
Uses a smartphone to operate. It can be an assistant, pet, or a telepresence device. Can be anything depends on the mobile app you write.
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Hey Guys, I know, I didn't post for a while. Didn't have time to post some of the projects, sorry about it. Alright, so here is our new project, we plan to go … Read more