Let's Make Robots!

Arduino

Hello guys, Lots of little projects left on my to-do list. Finally got the bi-ped to walk ( Still wobbly ). Need to complete MBB to follow lines (and solve mazes). … Read more
Eventually walk around
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First robot, work in progress. I've written a couple of posts about the design and gait implementation on my blog (http://www.burningservos.com), video and … Read more
Remote controlled telepresence rover
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RalphBot has been in progress for about 3 years now and has gone through several revisions as I have had time to work on him. He started out as a quadruped bot, but … Read more
I am new to building robots and I decided to attempt a project that would be challenging, ultimately I decided this chellenge would best come from a robotic arm. … Read more
Navigation, fetch objects, recognise people
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This is Robbie the Robot http://escaliente-robotics.blogspot.com.au/ The project is a couple of years in the making he is a 2 wheel differential drive robot with … Read more
Uses openCV to track and chase a coloured object
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Using openCV running on a completely underpowered laptop to identify and track an object. For this proof of concept, a blue ball is tracked. I send calculated … Read more
Fetch a beacon, Follow Me (beacon), and obstacle avoidance
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Work in progress. I don't know if this will be 2 robots or one yet. My wife got me an OWI Robotic Arm kit and a DFRobot 4wd Chassis for christmas. I picked up … Read more
drive, torment neighborhood dogs
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This is not a cat toy. My first personal robot after being involved in the FIRST Robotics Competition since 2006, an outdoor robot named Hormes, after the Greek … Read more
Obstacle avoidance
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My version of obstacle avoidance bot: Made out of: 2 hacked microservo 2 servo - front & head Some 3d printed parts (optional) Meccano parts & some … Read more
Tries to act like a dog
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This was a robot built by me and renatose in past September at Campus Party Europe in London. (I know it's a bit late). After some drinks in one of the nights we … Read more
obstacle avoidance, light seeking
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This is my first robot that's capable of doing two different kind of navigations : light seeking and obstacle avoidance. At first i didn't know how i would program … Read more
light seeking
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so as you can see the robot is bassically the same as the first light seeking robot "dronzy".But when i was showing it to my grandma, she was proud of me but she … Read more
Knocks Objects Around the House
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Hello All,   The world is full of obstacles, and Fightron 1.0 here, is ready to knock out some, in his own robotic journey.   After recently building an obstacle … Read more
obstacle avoidance, bluetooth
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This is my ice cream tub robot "Leslie". I named her after my mom because my mom is always there for me and she always encourages me to build robots and do what i … Read more
remote control, map path, knows position, avoid obstacles
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Update 14 November (2) This is a screenshot from the plotted path with the adjustments: Notice that I have followed a similar path as the path plotted in my … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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Update 25 October 2013 Today I worked some more on Fluffy and I guess he/she is almost finished. I got to test drive him and he works like a charm. Doesn't bump … Read more
This Robot is controlled using Arduino...I have used 433Mhz RF modules so that the Arduinos can communicate wirelessly...the robot uses differential drive in order … Read more
6DOF motion control platform
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This is an update to my previous Stewart Platforms. This is one of the first I truly feel is "done enough" - there are no outstanding technical issues that bug … Read more
A Robot that is remotely controlled over the internet!
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Introduction: I'm Mohammad Adib, I'm from the US, I'm 17, and this was my summer project. It's a vision I had in mind for a long time; To make a robot that I can … Read more
Solves a non-looped line maze
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UPDATE : 5/24/2014: New video added ( with path shortening ) This was my 2nd robot. Back then, I had built it to solve a line maze but there wasn't a path … Read more
I threw this little guy together for my son Silas because he wanted to play with dad's "Wobot."  There's not a lot to say about him, he's a hodgepodge of parts I … Read more
1 motor, 2 servos for omnidirectional motion
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This is my first attempt at the Hemispherical Omnidirectional Gimballed (HOG) drive system. Any advice/tips with this will be much appreciated because I'm having a … Read more
Multi-purpose robotic platform
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This is my tracked multi-purpose robot. It is powered by two DC motors and controlled via RF link (range 1km LOS) by a usb controller plugged into a custom … Read more
Now it only moves with IR remote
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Hi Folks, This is my experimentation with cheap chasis and tracked wheel set which i found online. The whole set up cost me between $50 - $60. This is my infial … Read more
This is FrankenBoB, formerly known as WhiteBoB, my interpretation of BoB the Biped. It is named after Frankensteins creature, because it reminds me, when I see it … Read more
Line following
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So after some help from here and pololu I managed to come up with this little freak :D It gets his kP and kD values from BT from phone so I don't have to reprogram … Read more
Navigates around! It can be autonomous or not! Your choice!
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Make your first robot is a fun thing. Forces you to use creativity to solve those small problems. But not everyone has the space, tools (simple as it may be) … Read more
Navigate around
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I made this robot at the begining last year, but never had the chance to share it. Someone asked about this robot, so I thought it might be nice to share it … Read more