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object avoidance

Its a sumo bot, line follower, and object avoidance, all in one little package.
Using a
   This robot is a rebuild of my Start Here Robot.  One day I was looking for things to do(other than clean my work bench) and saw my my SHR sitting there and … Read more
Simple object avoidance
Using a
UPDATE 24/1/11 New video added of the thing actually working. I could spend forever tweeking the code, but at least I know that it does what it's supposed … Read more
Who can make the best object avoidance, using the simplest code? In order to qualify, your robot must be able to reverse out of difficult corners, just zig-zagging … Read more
Simple object/light avoidance, and line follower.
Using a
  UPDATE 19/11/2010 As promised, I've added a short video of some of the functions I can use RDP-01 for. I know they're not brilliant, but at least I am beginning … Read more
Line Mazes and collision object avoidance
Using a
News (for those who don't want to read the article) -I have got one of the line sensors working. -I have got some basic line following going -I have given up on … Read more
autonomous object avoidance
Updated 9/6/09 I got bored and built a simple object avoider robot that I'm gonna donate to my local high school robotics group. Its a Pololu tracked base, 2 Sharp … Read more
This is just a prototype for my code. I have it right now avoid object about 2 1/2 inches away. This is my first robot and first time actually really programming so … Read more
Update 3/27: Per request, I've attached the code I used for this guy. -------------------------------- This is my next little object-avoider, made from spare parts … Read more