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Picaxe basic

Navigate around via ultrasound(soon)
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Hello this is my second robot I have an SRF05 but I have no wires right now. This is a work in progess as I am ordering an LCD so it will be able to display text … Read more
Like so many other posts, I'll start this one off with the worn out statement: This is my first robot. I have some past programming experience in a few languages … Read more
Simple object avoidance
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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
Picks up objects(bottles) that comes in its way
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UPDATE : video uploaded . In the video the robot picks up bottle as well as avoids an object which cannot be picked. It uses 3 sensors i.e. 1 SRF05 and 2 GP2D12 to … Read more
Flashes LEDs in cool 3D patterns
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Video 3: Completed LED Cube with 8 patterns           Read more
I am a 1st year civil engineering student, but my main hobby is robotics, electronics - if it can be built, I want to have a go! I've built robots for many years … Read more
only one sensor line tracking, created and programed with picaxe 08m circuit, very simple: sensor, lth: robot: program: main: readadc 2,b0 if b0 < 50 then … Read more
Update: using parts in another robot! this is my first robot. very simple. sings "jingle bells" and dances.   code Read more
It wanders around, avoid obstables and dosent' fell from edges
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Hi all, Here is my first robot using a micro-controller ! I started with the Start Here guide and it evolves a bit. I rewrote the code, it might not be as good as … Read more
That is the most useless but the most incredible of my robots. It is constructed simply with a booster and a PICAXE 08M is all. Read more
Create wireless serial connection
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Wireless controlThis walk through describes a cheap way to create a wireless controller for a robot. It is not a ready-to-go manual, but a proof of concept. It's … Read more
navigates via ultrasound, "identifies" milkshake bottles and drives away from them
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Following on from Djeff-209 MkI. In order to replace a slipping drive sprocket, I had to change the layout a bit. I also added the code for very limited object … Read more
Robot disque dur C'est un robot construit sur la base de 3 disques d'un HD usagé. Temps de construction, avec le programme 12 heures Il est programmer pour eviter … Read more
run around, avoid obstacles after bashing into them
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This is Mr Shark Fin Soup. Hes a Frits Basic Robot but with a deadly twist. I used the Morphibians Land Shark RC car as the base for this bot. These are great … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, avoid some obstacles, play Monty Python tunes
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Meet Head, the big headed robot. Head's life is really simple being just joy and play. Well, for now at least. That may change in (near) future if I manage to get … Read more
Navigate around, beep, talk, and look cute
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New, Update2: Added a voice and sound module to make Henry talk. This is my second robot so I wanted to build one with a track drive.  I got some nice tracks from … 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
Stimulating the right part of my brain
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Aye! Since every recruit goes through initiation I just ordered the START HERE kit from picaxe (well most of the parts). Cool!   And then I got hands on a stash of … Read more
For my second project, i decided to upgrade a bit on my first robot. The only extra part is a line follower kit (AXE 121) which i had already acquired from Tech … Read more
Goes to places and plays tunes. Makes me happy and proud.
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my first robot, thanks to frits start here and his help I have built a robot. It is simple, it has a speaker, and two motors, thats all.  Im thinking about putting … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Navigates using SRF005 , avoids objects Read more
Navigate Around Via Sharp
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This is my first bot. It is built from the LMR Starter Bundle. I hope to use this as a platform for a more complex bot that will be both autonomous and RF … Read more
Paints beautiful paintings whilst you watch
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Picaxxo :- The Picasso style painting robot, using a Hacked Wii-Mote as tracking system picking up an infrared triangle mounted to the back of a picaxe based … Read more
Blindman`s stick navigate vie ultrasound
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Hi guys, One day I went to work and had an idea. I wanted to get rich. My Idea was that: I´m building a blindmas stick. I wanted patented this idea, but I was too … Read more
Drives around randomly, dices if he hits an obstacle, emits strange sounds
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Forget to spin the bottle or throw common dice at your next party --- Mr. Random is in the house. Driven by two hacked (continuous rotation) servos, Mr. Random … Read more
Line Mazes and collision object avoidance
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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
All of a sudden I got this strange urge to build a bot that beeps. Don't ask me why. Well what can you do about it? Build one! So here's what I managed to put … Read more
This is my second attempt at a robot, and my first more or less blind since I basically followed the start here tutorial for my first one. My goals here were … Read more
produce chaotic drawings with his pen
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Adding some infos: I use LDR for two purposes: 1) gather random bits in order to affect motor speed (PWM) 2) determine if the robot is stuk. Comparing subsequent … Read more
Pretty basic following of Frits' awesome 'Start Here' robot.  I bought all the parts from Solarbotics and Robot Shop with a few random things that I forgot from … Read more