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 HelloI present to you my new toy (robot), nothing new in the field but I still wanted to make a hexapod with 3 servo.Forward, backward and turn following present … Read more
Well,this is the second robo I've built. My first robo was based on the good'ol idea of Obstacle avoidance,this time I've tried something different. All Information … Read more
** Update **. I finished the frame Assembly and the sensor test, everything will work perfectly.  video test : … Read more
Avoid obstacles, crash, follow my Rover 5
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Update 2: Added a WiiCamera sensor :) I put a tilt/pan kit and WiiCamera on the little bot. Bought both from Rocket brand studios (CtC). The sensor is super cool :) … Read more
Navigates around via ultrasound, moves turret and fires "Death Ray" at targets
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Update 28 NOV 12: - I've fiddled with the targeting code and now have it written correctly so that the GDR will enter "Sentry Mode", will scan 180 degrees using an … Read more
I first saw Frits’ Yellow Drum Machine featured in Make magazine a while back, and felt compelled to make one myself, starting with the how-to. So, here it is! … Read more
MyzharBot will be an autonomous robot with Computer Vision capabilities. It will be able to follow roads, persons, object and so on
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I love the Robotics since I was a young boy: "Mom, when I'm BIG I will create a robot that washes the floor, washes the clothes and irons them for you".  Read more
Navigate around according to ambient light
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Let me introduce you to my Moth Car! The Moth Car is made from the chassis of an old RC car I found out in the shed. Forgotten and deteriorating away I decided to … Read more
Finds light, but using a single PR
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Update 30/12/2012 V2 Great success!  As described at the top of V8 of Cyclops on Paste bin: Read more
push other robots out of the ring
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Hi all I introduce you my future micro sumo (5X5X5cm) that is being assembled. I is not the tool to my circuit board so I did the welding to the old with a lot of … Read more
Walking, avoiding...
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I'm sorry for my bad English, but i hope you'll get the main idea of my project. I'm buillding a 4 leged robot, right now I'm Havig problems with the timing of the … Read more
Stand Still - For the most part - For Now
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ProtoBox - B After experimenting with my Doubtful balancing platform for a while (http://letsmakerobots.com/node/34811), I realized that the motors/gearboxes are … Read more
Doubtful     "Doubtful" - Which is how I feel about making this thing actually balance, thus the name. Read more
solves line mazes
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Hi all, I posted my maze solving robot Mazie V1 a few months ago. While Mazie V1 worked, she was very slow and lumbering, so I have decided to make an upgraded … Read more
Hello, I present Aluminum autonomous robot, it rolls around without purpose just to avoid the wall into the body. Read more
Scuttles about detecting people, light, and objects
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Scuttle: to scurry or to run hurriedly or furtively with short quick steps - Seems appropriate. Read more
removed rear caster and inverted the chassis, this let me use the base to mount a 3000ma 7.2v racing pack to provide power for the servos. electronics are unchanged … Read more
Walk Around and Make Gestures
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This is my interpretation of the Addams Family's The Thing. It is a five finger walker that can also make gestures. The intension of this robot is to live in the … Read more
Navigates via four HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Sensors
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Parts: Meduino Nano microcontroller TB6612FNG motor driver on carrier board Four HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensors i2c serial LCD display - 16X2 1 TI MSP430 Launchpad … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, play tunes while flashing some LEDs
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UPDATE: October 21st, '12: Added third test video shot at night and one pic. Uploaded code. Building up to a summary; the bot is almost done.Introduction: Nobody … Read more
Bonjour, je vous présente mon premier robot qui est en cours de construction.Etant débutant en robotique j'ai voulu commencer par un projet simple et … Read more
Obstacle avoidance, smells good & won't sweat!
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This is BrutBot. He is my first robot and is based on the Arduino UNO with the Adafruit motor shield and a Parallax ping))) sensor.  I started with a "start here" … Read more
UPDATE : October 23, 2012 Apparently some guys got trouble opening the CorelDraw files attached before. So I exported those files into various extension : cmx (to … Read more
Navigates around the room detecting obstacles and avoiding them.
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UPDATE: Project scraped, would need ball berings for this to work correctly since the aluminium is rubbing against each other and making bigger holes and the robot … Read more
Its a Generic 2WD Rover! EVERYONE who plays with robots wants to make a "lunar rover" surely? This is my first rover having had NO joy getting my Lego to play with … Read more
I am working on an AI implementation since 14 months, as my daughter was born. I have notebooks full of observations of human behavior from a newborn to a child. I … Read more
Navigat with sharp's and learn
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Again after some time I decided to submit this robot . I do this mainly because this will be used to learn kids about robotics . This year i am working on having … Read more