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Finally got around to starting the write up for my quadcopter :) bought most of the parts from hobbyking: the frame: … Read more
Semi-Autonomous Roaming - Data Collection
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Robbie-Robot (Have to change that name!) is basically "intended" to be a mostly autonomous rover using a Raspberry PI for processing sensor data from the arduinos, … Read more
Learns by listening and the web. Talks, answers questions from her own memory or Wolfram, tells jokes, expresses opinions, quotes wiki or people, tracks heat or colors. Has reflex behaviors. Uses various web services. Has her own motivations that drive autonomy.
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7/31/15 Update - The following is new since the last time I posted:  Verb Conjugations Read more
Navigate by Ultrasound, IR and compass. Self charging
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  Current Hardware:Picaxe 40x22 x Pololu Motor ControllersTilt compensated CompassAPC220 Wireless Serial (1 Km Ran Read more
Great open-source platform for robotics, AI, computer vision researchers and DIY enthusiasts.
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We are using Dagu's tracked chassis. The body of the vehicle is 3D printed. The BeagleBoard-xM is used as on-board computer to control wide range of sensors (such … Read more
Completes missions, follow IR commands, "search & destroy", avoids traps
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Several months ago I have found on my "homestock" pair of metal tuning treads for Heng Long Panzer Tiger. Had no idea what to do with that I put it back. Later I … Read more
Unmanned Ground Vehicle UGV Multiple Sensor Platform
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I have always wanted a robot with multiple sensors to absorb and shout out about the environment in which it lives. So what you will be seeing with "PropRover" is a … Read more
I started an new robot project which will be a long time project. The base is the 4WD chassies with 4 gear motors. The first stage is to attach the Dagu IR compound … Read more
Dagu Quadbot Chassis Picaxe 40x2 256k Eeprom Maestro 12 Servo Controller Sound Sensor Compass Sensor Switch Mode 3.5 Amp Power Supply for Circuits 5 x AA NiMh … Read more
Gets me beer from the fridge, and delivers it to my location, will also take empty cans to the bin.
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  - First of all, Appolgies for the crappy pictures, I will be updating them with better ones, more info, and maybe some video.     I decided to build a robot … Read more
  Well, it's about time for another Walter Update. Busy Busy. I won't (and can't) describe the many, many hardware changes --or to the point, the transition from … Read more
points my XM Satellite antenna southwest
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Update: 12/14/10, Frntc hppy updt   Update 11-21-10 I finally uploaded the video's I took last month.   the 1st video is a trip to sporting goods store to buy a … Read more
Sterylite6000 is a large and somewhat unusual robot.  Originally it was designed to use only six servos.  This worked resonably well, but did not get good ground … Read more
Navigtes around the house using waypoints and ping corrections.
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  I just started with robotics a few months ago, I started with the boe-bot and basic stamp2. A good learning platform, but I quickly found it's limitations. Read more
Play Fetch, Firefighting, navigate by map using different sensors for localisation.
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This is my latest robot, still work in progress. It will take a while until it gets finished, as I want to make it more and more complex. I intend to add every … Read more
Maps environment, Speaks, Learns, Shoots
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Sorry about the lack of pictures. Here is another one of my long term work-on-it-somtimes robots. For this robot, I decided I didn't want to screw around with a … Read more
voice and RSS feeds synthesizer, telepresence, strong arm
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This is my first robot project. It's a 115cm tall creature powered by an Atom motherboard and a Delphi program under windows. It's remote controlled only by now … Read more