Let's Make Robots!

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UPDATED and FINISHED* on May 3rd, 2014 *With 'finished' meaning that I built what I had envisioned, then played around with it and learned stuff, and then took it … Read more
Explorer robot with camera 1/3 inch and pan-tilt controled by radio control
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***Project completely rewritten*** Version of January 28   0 - ONCE UPON A TIME... (A BRIEF HISTORY) This is my first project, a explorer rover with robotic claw … Read more
Walk around and goes backwards in curves if it detects an obstacle.
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Update: I uploaded a new video with the robot walking with a speed of 5 milliseconds of "SpeedWalk". It flies! Read more
Goes to the brightest light source
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Ok, that is something what sits on my desk for a while and never got finished. Inspired by Yahmez and his The MicRObot Challenge and also one of my Chinese … Read more
Walk around and goes backwards in curves if it detects an obstacle.
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UPDATE NOVEMBER 29, 2013: He made it. The Insect Bot Mini is now available in DFRobot.  Get your own Insect Bot Mini kit for … Read more
Seek light or dark (Randomly) avoid obstacles with ultrasound
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I have been amazed and inspired by LMR to make robots. This is my third robot, but the first I have attempted to document on LMR. My first two were not especially … Read more
Moving in a contained area, avoiding obstacles, checking battery power, find a line, find a cliff
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It's been a while since I submitted a robot. Now here he goes, the Desktop Companion Bot or short DCB.  Prolog: The idea came by thinking about a new swarm robot. … Read more
Wander autonomously, increase team pride, celebrate with dance and lights
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  Introduction: SilentBoB is a 4DOF biped walker that uses the BoB the BiPed chassis created by K120189. The BoB chassis was printed out by isotope in … Read more
Paul Flint and I came across a ranger II storm series wheelchair manufactured by invacare, as we are rather cheap guys we spent a couple months reverse engineering … Read more
As I discovered "Bob" I had purple filament in my office 3D printer. Well, i thought it would not make it to the robot section since I am not having enough time to … Read more
Seek's out darkness while avoiding obstacles.
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This is my second robot.  My son found some online bit pricey tho. And of course me being a PLC guy decided hey i will build my own.( what a learning expirience). … Read more
Uses data based on the condition of a plant in a terraruim ecosystem to explore and react to the outer world.
Obstacle Avoidance, Light Seeking, Object Following, Light following, Charging through Solar panel
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W.A.R --- Wandering Autonomous robot is a socially interactive robot which shows different behaviours under different circumstances. The main behaviour of this … Read more
I started an new robot project which will be a long time project. The base is the 4WD chassies with 4 gear motors. The first stage is to attach the Dagu IR compound … Read more
I am working on an Arduino powered Yellow Drum Machine. I have all of the physical parts functional. Now I am working on the code. I have just completed … Read more
After seeing a couple really cool examples of "four degrees of freedom" biped out there, I decided that I would make some cool feet and make the robots a bit more … Read more
I had bought a RC Car from walmart for about $15 to use with the Arduino Motorshield a while back (see here). Fortunately, I had taken some pictures before I … Read more
There's a science fiction novel I have, (About a robot of course.) Where a secondary character attempts to use some time management software to schedule a minor … Read more
This is the improved version of the Edwardo V2.0 posted by Grimjack1973. We are working in colaboration and had to change the chasis design due to a few flaws. We … Read more
walking straight forward, turn left & right, backwards. Avoiding obstacles with the Sharp IR sensor, beconing, laying down, getting up, glowing blue
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It's been to long that I submitted something here. Now I got my new workplace in our new home...nothing fancy but mine ;-) There is still a lot of things to improve … Read more
It tracks its opponent and tries to push it out of the ring, while also trying to stay inside the ring itself
While planning the Boise Bot Comp this year, we decided as a new event to try our hands at the micro level sumo and see what we could make. Initial thoughts were … Read more
Wanders aroung trying not to bump into walls too much.
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I wanted to make a simple bot to take to Maker Fair when I stumbled on the goldfish box at the supermarket.  The box and the battery holders are the only parts … Read more
monitors soil moisture level and waters when needed
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Before i start let me just say please excuse the really crappy name lol i made this account 3 years ago. Read more
Line Laser scans object while recording position of laser with software. Allows capture of 3D object into software.
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Intended for use with David Laser Scanner software. After completing the CNC machine, I decided to build a scanner using my new machining ability. Using an Arduino … Read more
navigates around via ultrasound sensor
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Ok, here I am and introduce you the Beetleduino Wall Racer. Components: 1x RC toy car1x Arduino Duemilanove2x SR-04 ultra sound sensorsome wire1-2x additional … Read more
Avoiding obstacles, chasing light
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Inspired by many other mouse bots I want to build my own one. Some parts are already collected and ready to being used. The bot should follow the light, detecting … Read more
Actually serving as a test platform to get some programming done and check out all the components I got what to do with them. First cntact with a H bridge since I am using gear motors and no servos.
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Hi I am Steven X I am a modified line follower chassis and serve as a test platform. Now I will let my builder talk since i do not have any idea what he is doing … Read more
Navigate as I pre-programmed it
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thanks to ndupont for giving me the idea! Well, there is not so much to say... It is very simple, a bit hard to place all the electronic stuff very close. I … Read more