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Picaxe 28x1

Navigates around using ultrasound and with a bumper to detect low-level obstacles.
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"My First Robot" - BERNT EDIT: 2009-02-02 - BERNT IS ALIVE!  New video added, I know the performance sucks and all that...but i just wanted to show it. … Read more
remote and autonomous
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After pressing the wrong button and deleting my blog post, I've decided to list this as a robot, but still not complete. The original design plans look like … Read more
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It goes forward until it sees an obstruction and then turns towards the next most promising direction and goes forward again
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This is a robot that is based on the start here bot, and my CD Scout.  It's basically the same input and output devices in the CD Scout, but this one has a better … Read more
Hunts for moving objects then sqirts them! Writes LMR.
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This is the Bot08M's big brother and he's a bully! Navigating with Bot08M's navigation code and tracking objects that come into range with 4 of my homemade IR … Read more
Navigate around via IR
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This is my first robot. The photo shows the way it looks for now, but it's a just 'prototype' yet and it will evolve ;) It has been inspired by fritsl's 'how to … Read more
Sort resistors
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The goal of this project is to automatically sort resistors in 66 different tubes, 60 tubes for the E12-series: 10, 12, 15, 18, 22, 27, 33, 39, 47, 56, 68, 82 ohm … Read more
Waiting for contenders...
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I just finished the new hardware on my Lexi(Boe-bot on picaxe). After I created the code I will enter Lexi on LMR Olympics: Archery. I always wanted to equipped … Read more
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Avoids objects, recognizes objects, and more. Breaks
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Newest Update: Oh my, its been a long time. Well, I'm finally back to programming the little guy after many hours of trial and error. Unfortunantly, he had a bit … Read more
Framework for multi-tasking in BASIC on the Picaxe 28X1
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Multi-Tasking BASIC programming on the Picaxe 28X1 Calm down dear, it's only a BASIC program. Read more
Navigate around
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The Robotwo is inspired by fritsl "how to make your first robot". My goal is to let the robot drive around my living room without any human interfering. However … Read more
Being quite inpired by Mintvelt's "FourEyes", I decided to give it a shot and try my own. Read more
plays his drum, provides his own soundtrack, simple object avoidance
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Update: After getting a little attention for this bot, i decided to teach him a new tune. His objectivism avoidance still needs some work, but that's really the … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound finding objects to play on.
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After seeing fritsl's Yellow Drum Machine in action, I decided that I needed to build a robot like that.  It just looked so fun and to tell you the truth - it has … Read more
Takes servo outputs and sticks them in a Picaxe
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I had asked in a forum post if a picaxe could "read" a servo output comming from another source... Thanks to the OddBot, as he nailed it. By the way, O.B. I simply … Read more
I pity the fool who don't like my tea!
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Alright, Mr. Tea is put on hold pending my graduation date, and the fact that pretty much everything fell apart RIGHT AFTER I finished my presentation. I got an A … Read more
Navigates around via ultrsound so far.
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This is my first 'thinking' robot. It's based on the Start Here tutorial. A PicAxe 28x1 controlling 2 motors with SRF05 ultrasonic sensor. It carries a 5Ahr lithium … Read more
I thought I should make a "Start Here" robot, so I did! When I built the control board, I included an EEPROM, IR remote, 2 trimmer pots and wired the motor driver … Read more
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
Race fast and Avoiding Obstacle.
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I could not figure out how to do the real wall racer yet so I will try this version. I will attemp the real wall racer when I have more free time. Basically is the … Read more
Navigate around with an srf05 (as soon as i get the code right)
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 UPDATE: He's  back, and better than ever... the amazing Nick! * the crowd goes wild* I know, I've not been aktive on LMR for a while, had a lot of school-work … Read more
Navigate via IR, change direction
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TYVM LMR for the great Instructions and content. I am looking forward to my next project =)  First step into robotics with Fristsl PICAXE bot. Basic chassis … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound,
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Update: new photos   Made this one while waiting for my servos from China (about 6 weeks now). I've found the tamiya tracks aren't up to the task, so I don't think … Read more
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It goes forward until it sees an obstruction and then turns towards the next most promising direction and goes forward again
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Follows FSHPC (Fritz' Start Here Posted Code), assists in product placement
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UPDATE: This project is closed. I'm using the (working) parts for a new bot. But I had a battery question … Read more
Avoid obstacles... look cute... lots of programming to be done.
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update: added code (older version 1.1) as attachment update: Frontplate is mounted. Turned the IR sensors. Lost the abiity to detect cliffs :(    This is my … Read more
This is my first robot, which I made based on Frits' great tutorials. Read more
This is my first project so far. I have got the basic forward system almost working, and was wondering if anybody had any tips/improvements? It runs straight and I … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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This is my first robot with my own navigation after learning from "How to make your first robot" how everything works. Don't mind the design of this … Read more
(8/25/08) Material are being gathered for my Yellow Drum Machine morph. I plan on making this with my 7 and 4 year old sons. Therefore the drumbot will need … Read more