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picaxe 18x

Last Update: 3-Aug-2011 : Finished assembly. Updated board photos and added few more. Meet IBS-Wormy! This is a simple bot for my baby-daughter to play with. And I … Read more
Phase one: Line Follower complete. Right now it is "learning" how to avoid obstacles the contact-free version.
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INTRO This project -christened Deacon- is the next step in evolution from Nigel, who was abandoned last year. June 9th, 2011 Read more
It uses aggressive and angry behavior to push opponents or obstacles out of its ring
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Here is the Micro-Sumo bot that I designed and built. I finished my Mini-Sumo and started looking at the next smaller size. A robot 50mm square looked like … Read more
Wakes people up and runs away with alarm clock on his back :)
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Ok, It came to the piont Mr. Wake got some shape, so I'm posting it here. Wake is Mr. Basic V2.0 contest entry, and he is intelligent annoyeing alarm clock bot :D. … Read more
is cute, warns me when i receive a new e-mail
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As i'm waiting for the last missing parts for my "big" project, i play and make few experiments so i learn new stuff... those days i work on serial communication … Read more
This is my attempt at making a robot arm from meccano (and meccano like knockoff toys) It probably would have been easier if it was all ordinary meccano, but I was … Read more
This robot is navigates by (avoiding) wall and cliff. It moves around the floor, vacuuming it.
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As my first microcontroller robot, I have made a two-wheeled robot with bumper switches and edge-detction (because I have death-causing cliffs in my house). The … Read more
Moves weirdly, works at the Ministry of silly walks, tries to dance but is as bad as me
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Like many all of you, i like robots. Big news. But i especially like robots that walk, that crawl, that jump, that fly... like OddBot's Caterpillar, or Fritsl's … Read more
  Lenght: 10.5 cmWidth: 7.5 cmHeight: 8 cmWeight: 144 g Components 1x Picaxe 18X4x AAA 800mAh NiMh cell 3x Hitec HS-55 servo 1x Sharp GP2D120 IR … Read more
Beleive it or not, that thing without real shapes is a robot! It's my first attempt to make a bot with a brain, a picaxe 18X. He moves with 2 home-made continuous … Read more
my robot is using the picaxe18 power board from sparkfun.com. he turns both ways and decides which way is better to go and goes that way   here is my … Read more
Wanders about avoiding objects
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I've been lurking on this site reading and looking and finally got enough good info to create my first robot. Read more
it's the ultimate solar rover based on Picaxe 18X it soaks only 25 uA in idle mode it have a brain it's i/o modular through 2.5mm strips it's efficient it's small … 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
Testing what one can do with 4W differential drive, and steering by .. erh..
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Update: Just a small new video, nothing really. Just my studies, I use the platform for different testing of stuff. Video and slow motion helps :) While playing … Read more
I really do not know what it does
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If Google video is down, the videos can be found here: Video 1 Video 2      The I really Do Not Know What It Is Thing! I just had to do this - One day I may … Read more