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Navigate around via IR, light off sparklers, fire crackers or do simple chemical experiments
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Update 2010.06.11: New video for those who have birthday today   Ni hao robot builders,  Read more
Hi, This is my first post to this forum, maybe time to let you see my robotic project. Five months ago i planned to make a two wheeled balancing platform. I wanted … Read more
Drives until obstacle detected, plus colour object tracking
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I've spend too many years thinking about building my own robot and feel like I've found a group of like-minded folk with this site. :-)  I'd like to share my … Read more
This is a test platform for me entering to robotics. at the moment there is only tracked chassis,gear-box twin motors,arduino,breadboard . soon I add the  GP2D120 … Read more
I stole/scavenge my son rc car attached the remote to the pc parallel port with a pnp transistor,I put an IP-CAM on it ,and controlled the all thing with a C# … Read more
Autonomous navigation using a hybrid sensor approach
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Anthony is a work in progress. The objective of the project is to experiment with a hybrid sensor approach to autonomous navigation. I am using Anthony as a … Read more
Roam around with a Ping and compass with IR remote
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   The Heinz 57 robot was thrown togather with stuff I had laying around. Quite a mix of Erector set, Lynxmotion, Parallax, Futuba, Honeywell Rouge, and salvaged … Read more
I wasn't really gonna post this robot, but then I thought what the heck, it IS my 1st robot. Besides the next time one of you guys make a robot that isn't as … Read more
navigate, recognize faces, speak, obey voice commands
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Ok this is my new bot Beryl (cause she's blue...) This is my big robot, intended to have a nano/pico-ITX PC inside with windows XP.  She is powered by a 5AH SLA … Read more
Just a moble amusement and programming learning platform
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This is my first robot in a few years, I took some time off.  So far everyone has said he looks like "WALL-E" So I just named him Wally. I'm still working on … Read more
Hallo everybody, this is my first LMR entry (not the first robot I build) I made this delta robot over the weekend. About two week ago i saw a video of an … Read more
Navigate with eventual R/C and infrared control
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 Here is the new addition to my Omniwheel Growbot. I constructed a body using 2 peices of plexaglass and sandwitched the servos inside. I used a peice of weather … 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
Roam with eventual RC overide control
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  I am new here and this is my second robot using a microprocessor. Electrinics in no problem for me but programming is new to me. I can see this bot will be alot … 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
PC interface, wireless navigation/control, live video!!
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Still a work in progress. I'm just testing out the various subsystems (wireless, camera pan & tilt, tracks, IR distance sensor). I've attached some pictures of … Read more
Wanders about avoiding objects
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I've been lurking on this site reading and looking and finally got enough good info to create my first robot. Read more
Program takes control of a Roomba vacuum cleaner.
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I got a vacuum cleaner for my birthday. Sorry, Chris, but MY wife is the coolest wife ever. I didn't have the correct plug for the interface, so I really spent … Read more
Drums with its arms on the table or drum
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NXT robot that drums. Programed in RobotC. The attachment is the file that I have made so far (download it and open with notepad if you don't have RobotC) It's now … Read more
This is not the first robot I made but the first one I was successful with programming in RobotC. The second video I used the sample program's and blutooth with a … Read more
voice and RSS feeds synthesizer, telepresence, strong arm
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This is my first robot project. It's a 115cm tall creature powered by an Atom motherboard and a Delphi program under windows. It's remote controlled only by now … Read more
I thought I should make a "Start Here" robot, so I did! When I built the control board, I included an EEPROM, IR remote, 2 trimmer pots and wired the motor driver … Read more
track arond, avoid obsticles, fires 6mm BB bullets, auto magic totaly
bought this rc tank but i have turned it totaly automagic. i will upload pics and vids but for now im looking for my camrecorder it was rc but now i have replaced … Read more