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Picaxe basic

Strolls around, moves its head back and forth and makes Star Wars sounds...
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This is my version of the famous R2D2. It strolls around, moves its head back and forth and makes Star Wars sounds... Apart from the motors and microcontroller, … Read more
Drives over most stuff, occasionally flips over.
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Mr Mountain Monster (MMM) was originally named Mr Suspense because his main modification to the Mr Basic kit from DAGU is the suspension and flexible drive system. … Read more
***As demanded I added a code example of his code. It is really messy and has comments in swedish, finnish and english. As my laptop broke down on me, this is a … Read more
Inhabits my fridge's door.
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Meet my robotic fridge magnet! :)     Once upon a time I was getting into my fridge for another bottle of beer, and after closing the door, my eyes stopped at … Read more
Main character in my GBxxLMR "universe"
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Update: Same video, but now also streaming from a different provider, as some complained that they could not see the first one. I had 2 weekends to complete … Read more
Codename Peek-E is my first robot, well that I built anyway. I own a lot of robots but this is the first time I tried to build one. Peek-E is based off of the … Read more
Runs around sees things and avoids them and perhaps makes some robot noises via a speaker
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Hi everyone. I am Giovanni Izar. I am brand new to robotics and this will be my first attempt at making one. Read more
Hi guys! I present you my sixth robot. It`s from plywood and it´s very light robot. It can be moved in the middle. He receives four strong (12kg/cm) servos … Read more
CASTROBOT - Computer ASsisted Targetting Remotely Operated roBOT
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I wanted to radically change the Mr. basic model, but still keep as much as possible of the original kit. Starting from left on the main picture, you can see a big … Read more
goes around the room trying to not bump into walls
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This is my "start here" robot. It is not very solid yet... i'm working on that, and also on the code... trying something similar to the navigation from part 2 but … Read more
Navigate via IR, avoid obstacles, eat old people's medicine.
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 01SEP09  Video finally got him moving.  he's not exactly the brightest bulb, but i'm proud of him.  I had to redo the Tamiya gearbox down to the 203:1 from … Read more
I need to finish some things, then i will put the complete project on web. I still have some technical and electrical problems which i am figuring out. Programming … 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
Here's my version of the Start Here Robot.  It pretty much follows Fritz's directions, with some minor adaptations of the body based on the material I had on hand, … Read more
Start where?Almost a full year on LMR and still no "start here" robot. That would be getting really silly. Especially with all this Mr Basic stuff going on. This … Read more
pick up, and move stuff
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another small project i made.. thought i might aswell post it here too he got 6 DOF. enjoy the videos! :D Read more
Wander around avoiding objects in its path.
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  Here is my Less-is-MoreBot.   Ever since I started using the Picaxe chips, I started to wonder how far you could take the -08M. I made this robot to squeeze … Read more
Hi guys ! I'm working on a robot from plywood. He should the stairs up and down ride. He receives four strong (12kg/cm) servos modiefied for continuos rotation and … Read more
Basic Robotic Arm - Able to manipulate a variety of objects within large size and location parameters.
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My Learn-As-You-Go project...  A few specs for the finished project: Read more
This is Mr. Tidy, his job is to pick up bottles and glasses after a party and put them in a tidy pile.The third video shows him picking up his first can. Read more
In working on my Mr BASIC kit, I needed a method to add a PICAXE 28X2 AXE020 board. This simplest way was to add longer spacers and "hang" the AXE020 under the … Read more
avoid obstacles
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This is my first bot. I made it exactly one year ago. My first project using all the cool stuff I learned about here at LMR. It was built using a picaxe 08M proto … Read more
Update: (this was all done a few months ago) Removed the servo that moved the eyes. Eyes are now fixed. Added an infrared receiver. Still toying with the program, … 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
Navigate around via ultrasound, climb low objects
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project: SC-QR-1           (NOT MY VIDEO----->) Small Compact - Quad Robot - 1 so i started getting inspriated by some robots i saw on youtube! … Read more
Nav with IR, back away from edges
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Ok so I have made my 'Start Here' robot on tamiya tracks, twin geared motors and plate set. The program is based on the 'Start Here' project with a few changes to … 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