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This is a variation of the first bot using a tank chassis  Read more
Navigates via ultrasound/bumper switches, locates (hopefully human) motion via PIR Sensors, navigates to that motion and offers the source a drink
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Sorry about the bump-all I've done is move him out of WIP status in accordance with FritsL's new rule ;-) He's getting a serious upgrade in functionality and a … Read more
Shines toward Spectator
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The Starbot is a custom robot made for one of my sons. It is a star that shines and rotates to where the spectator is. My son found this wooden star-on-a-stick … Read more

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Roams around, seeking for humans, tries to interact with them
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Update 05/06/2012 Voice recorder board finished and assembled. The loudspeaker (0.5 W/8Ω) is from an old toy, came in nicely in a small plastic box, which covers … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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  This is my first robot using Arduino.It is really easy to make a robot using an arduino. As it was my first robot.It was fun to play with it.I would also like to … Read more
Scare the Little Brother
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One day my boy came to me and stated that his cardboard monster should scare his little brother. He specified that the robot shall appear when someone makes noise … 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
line follower,live cam,using as a rescuebot
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guys,let me introduce this old robot i made long time ago! DRAGON! a simple line follower robot which supposed to find the dolls through the path and take some … Read more
Navigate via ultrasound and avoid obstacles
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[Update 17/06/2012 - Adding Wiring scheme]   Hi there for this first project ! It have been a long time I wanted to do such robotic project, and now I got time, … Read more
Interacts with human beings, meows and purrs
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Update 29/05/2012 Eye mechanism designed. Built the mouth, just missing the rubber pipe. Update 28/05/2012 Schematic of the ISD2560 added. A 2 DOF rubber pipe … Read more
Roam randomly navigating around obstacles by using ultrasound
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YA2WDNSOSBBALABMHAMF (Yet Another 2WD Not So Original Starter Bot But At Least Assembled By My Own Hands As My First) or just B4short, --- a tale of many horrors, … Read more
Interacts with human beings
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***Update 17/05/2012*** Fubo assembled and partly wired … Read more
Detect Obstacles and navigate autonomously
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    I 'finally' have completed my obstacle avoiding disc-o-bot (inspired from the start here robo ;) will be uploading videos too soon..... :)     A new … Read more
bugs the dog, Bella, and navigates around
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Hi all this is my first project here its a basic 3 servo walker, the board is a picaxe 08m2on a project board the center servo will be on bo the right servo will be … Read more
Navigates via IR. Hopefully it will do that and much much more in the near future!
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20:45 GMT, 2nd May 2012: Hello everyone! Today I got my first package, containing everything I need for my PICAXE (including the actual PICAXE board) and a servo. I … Read more
Drawing on the popularity of the Tiny Tank, I decided that some folks might want wheels instead. I give you, Little Wheels. The Little Wheels Robot is a great … Read more
Ultrasonic and Tactile Sensors, line following
This is my first attempt at building a robot.  I drew it up on paper and thought I was pretty smart for using CD's as a chassis.  I hadn't looked up robot … Read more
I am working on an Arduino powered Yellow Drum Machine. I have all of the physical parts functional. Now I am working on the code. I have just completed … Read more
Phase 1 (Updated 29/4 - New video & code.)     Here's a little robot built on CTC's excellent Tiny Tank chassis. It's based on a Picaxe 28X2 which … Read more
UPDATE: Added a short video of hexed-bot moving around (on the leash) and sort of following the laser. UPDATE: Added new video of light tracking training. … Read more
Interacts with human beings
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***Update 05/05/2012*** Elektro's brain under construction. The main power supply is in the moment a 7.2 V/4600 mAh NiMh battery. I have soldered Li-Po-battery … Read more
Obstacle avoidance, education
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I built this super basic robot as a start-here style bot for a presentation I'm doing in a few weeks. I wanted something I could demonstrate building in realtime … Read more
  this robot is a update of franco, my last robot...(SEE URL) COMPONENT;    AXE023 with Picaxe 08m2(08m2 is more powerful of 08) SHARP GP2D15 (ir sensor analog … Read more
navigate around ultrasound sensor
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basically an update of my previous bot scooter. more updates to come.   some pictures: HEY!! its the new me :-) HELLO! still "no name" though.. beep beeeeep … Read more
Navigate around using IR LEDs and detectors, play sumo, etc...
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This was my first robot last 2008. I've worked on IR LEDs and Detectors to avoid the wall. Its movement is quite slow as it uses only 2 servo motors. Though only … Read more
Walk with 4 legs (2 DOF) and scan the environment. If an obstacle comes close (treshold programmed) the robot searches for a new direction to go.
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This is my 3rd robot and I thought now it was time to make one that walks! For this robot I used the Keil uVision4 compiler evaluation version. I also used the STM … Read more
Drive around, avoid obstacles and beeps with R2D2 sound when facing an obstacle
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UPDATE MARCH 18 2014: Well, it's been silent in that project since it was finished. Now, after EL2ISA2 broke down because of a leaking battery he was waiting to be … Read more