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CURT THE CREEPER

Hi,

I am a new member to Letsmakerobots and so far I am very impressed with the site, the people, and the projects.  I hope to learn and share with you all in the facinating and rapidly developing field of robotics and AI.

What are you building for Halloween?

So, is anyone building anything fun for Halloween? Cool decorations, costumes or animatronics?

I'm working on a candy jar skull to great trick-or-treaters at the door. The lid will open and reveal a "Take One" sign written in fake blood. The jaw is also animated and I plan to add sound and animated LED eyes.

Blinks and beeps. Tryes to scare people :)
It was 27th of October when things started to slow down a bit, so I decided to finally build a Halloween ornament :) I barely made it :) It was finished and hanging … Read more
UPDATE 11/30/2012 Hello all, been pretty busy lately with things, but it was brought to my attention we don't have much time left for this competition! I've decided … Read more
A Bioshock Big Daddy "Mr. Bubbles"
Hi Guys, Not really appropriate for here except for the electronics I used to add sound and light control for the costume. Read more
pops a severed head out of the top and plays a strobe and a spoooooky laugh
Using a
ok, so my wife wanted a scary halloween prop for "halloween town" and i had a picaxe 28x laying around. so i figured id try building something that popped out of … Read more

Making Halloween Decorations

Making Halloween Decorations!

 

I always wanted to make a robot arm so I bought a Halloween werewolf severed arm to make into a art bot robot arm.

I then chopped it up so that I can actuate the rubber parts.

 

Here's the servo's hot glued in on some foam board.

 

My first  fully working microcontroller project, just in time for halloween. I got the idea from evil mad scientist labs and then saw BOA's haloween bot challenge, … Read more