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Picaxe basic

Err...waves it's 'arms' about
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Here is my second robot, a delta robot. I had no idea what a delta robot was until the other day, when I was browsing through old posts and came across this robot, … Read more
Trundles around attempting to avoid obstacles (and sunlight).
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This is the basic Start Here! robot, whose job is to move forward until it detects an obstacle and then stop and decide which direction it should turn.  So far I … Read more
Collect small objects and place them in a basket.
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Here it is the "lift robot". It will grab an object and after that it will place it on a basket. It uses the tracks of the very famous "yellow drum machine" and a … Read more
This is my picaxe 20m2 dev board. It has picaxe itself, a LM7805 voltage regulator and two DIL sockets, one for ULN2803 and the other for L293d (already in place). … Read more
Object Avoidance, Video Transmission
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This has been long time coming because I have so little time to work on this hobby, but here it is. Not very elegant, but it's been a fun learning experience. I … Read more
This is a variation of the first bot using a tank chassis  Read more

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Roams around, seeking for humans, tries to interact with them
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Update 05/06/2012 Voice recorder board finished and assembled. The loudspeaker (0.5 W/8Ω) is from an old toy, came in nicely in a small plastic box, which covers … Read more
I got inspired by Frits walking dead duck video, I like a lot, so I decided to build one like his. It's not really the same since I don't like to use wood as a … Read more
wander around the room not hitting things
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Ok...this is my first ever actual project in electronics, programming and mechanical engineering and i decided to make life difficult from the start by making the … Read more
bugs the dog, Bella, and navigates around
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Hi all this is my first project here its a basic 3 servo walker, the board is a picaxe 08m2on a project board the center servo will be on bo the right servo will be … Read more
Navigates via IR. Hopefully it will do that and much much more in the near future!
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20:45 GMT, 2nd May 2012: Hello everyone! Today I got my first package, containing everything I need for my PICAXE (including the actual PICAXE board) and a servo. I … Read more
Phase 1 (Updated 29/4 - New video & code.)     Here's a little robot built on CTC's excellent Tiny Tank chassis. It's based on a Picaxe 28X2 which … Read more
 I made a correction to the program listing. All the program did not seem to be here before. Let's see if it works now... ( The .bas listing appears to be all run … Read more
Drive around, beep, blink and look good
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A while back I stumbled upon a couple of plastic spheres sizes 16cm and 4cm in diameter. The spheres came in separate halves, making them ideal for a small robot … Read more
  this robot is a update of franco, my last robot...(SEE URL) COMPONENT;    AXE023 with Picaxe 08m2(08m2 is more powerful of 08) SHARP GP2D15 (ir sensor analog … Read more
navigate around ultrasound sensor
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basically an update of my previous bot scooter. more updates to come.   some pictures: HEY!! its the new me :-) HELLO! still "no name" though.. beep beeeeep … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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This is the third version of Primo. It has ultrasound sensor and bumper. I used my Aperia Arc S like webcam . Read more
This was my first robot. It had been awhile since I did anything with electronics, so I had quite a bit of refreshers needed on soldering, etc... I modeled this … Read more
This is my first attempt into making a biped walker.  I have no such background in either electronics or robotics.  Nor do i have any experience with tools or … Read more
basic obstacle avoidance, two LEDs blinking and otherwise,
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*Complete* is not really the correct word for it.  While trying to set up the four pins with screw terminals on my high power project board, my buddy and I managed … Read more
This is a very simple robot using only Picaxe-08M. I can be controlled throught computer or it can walk alone. The bateries are only weight for ballance, just to … Read more
I had to build a robot just to test a board... I wanted a nice, simple 08m board to play with so I made one! It is not too shabby, if I do say so myself and quite … Read more
Follows objects,roams around and makes alot of funny noises
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Got this as a kit however it suffered a bit in the mail, bought the picaxe chip seperate and had to repair a few of the traces going to the right rear corner. … Read more
Update April 1st   Well the dust has cleared and I have finished and submitted my Google Science Fair project and I very happy with it.  I have added the site … Read more
Hi, This is second version of my robot Primo. It is Lighter, Faster, Smaller and nicer (I think :D ). It is controlled by Picaxe-08M. I used one IR sensor connected … Read more
This is humphrey the tempremental robot. he is my variation of the start here robot (why do i refere to it as he) basicly the sme but with tracks and an ausome … Read more
Rolls around looking for things to drum on. A copy of the ever popular YDM, as published in MAKE magazine
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