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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
Desktop face-bot which can emote.
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I have wanted to build this type robotic face for quite some time now. Here is my (OK, but not great) first try. The hardware is mounted in a metal box from inside … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, hopefully a lot more...
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This (as of yet un-wired, and un-programmed) bot will be a 2 processor design (hopefully, a real "Smartbot"). In front is a Uno32 running Arduino C/C++ I am … Read more
Moobot Update 3, Oct. 1, 2012 (Version 1.12) I'm waiting on a mail order for a bunch of the electronics that will go into OddBot's motor controllers, but in the … Read more
this is a low cost vore,in progress.the base include:2 gearmotor driver(wheel dim=80mm),4 edge senser base,1dof head(ping senser attached).check the attachment … Read more
Object Avoidance Robot
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Hello, finally I have finished my first robot, I named it "TurtleDuino"  (you'll see why?).     Read more
All the credit should go to lumi for making his Chopstick Junior 1.0 robot. I was very inspired by his work and had to make something of my own. There are some … Read more
After a few more tests it seems 4lbs is the limit for the motors on him... one of them isn't spinning as fast as the other now. I've checked the motor and made sure … Read more
Controls the robot using a desktop software
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Hello all, This is my Boe-Bot spy version using Basic Stamp 2 controlled by Desktop Software. I used Delphi 7 IDE to create a user interface program to control … Read more
Navigates around using the Ping sensor
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Someone mentioned that Jameco needed a robotic mascot. I have always been a tinkerer, especially with radio-controlled electronics and so I volunteered for the … Read more
Explores via Ultrasound, Plays Zelda's Lullaby ( kinda ) when stuck
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Hello LMRtians!  I finally got my bootloader code working.  I got my package in the mail from Sparkfun this morning.  I added a ball caster to the rear for … Read more
This is yet another line-follower. I could not not have a line-follower. The controller card is a "cubloc CB230" home "Lextronic.fr. He owns a radio remote control … Read more
Navigate around via ping))) ultrasound detector.
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This is my first robot rover I built with an arduino duemilanove and an Adafruit motorshield. It is not my first attempt however. The motors, tracks and metal frame … Read more
avoids scary cats people and walls
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time for a proper write up. this is my first functioning and finished robot rover. it is a servo drive robot using 2 futaba s3003 and two futaba s3001 servos for … Read more
Report distance in mm every 5° in a 180° sweep by graph in Processing
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Well, here is step 1.  Been working on getting what to me is a major step. Right now, Arduino is sweeping the a servo with a Ping ))) mounted on it. Got that … Read more
roll around and chase the cats
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well since i put my other prototype on the side, i have decided to build my little rumble bee? its a $20 USD RC car from New Bright (cheap generic brand), which was … Read more
avoid object and play drum on thing.
This is my version of the drum machine. Measuring 4"X4"X5" Read more
Navigates around via ultrasound
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 This is my bot, Godzilla. No, it is not huge and it does not pick up buses and throw them back down. I just called him Godzilla because i love the song by Blue … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound / Remote controlled / Line follower / Sumo bot
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This is the second robot that I've ever build. The first robot was Rebel. But this robot had some limitations and shortcomings. The things it missed are among other … Read more
Navigate around via Ultrasound
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I just bought a Ping sensor in radioshack for my arduino thats coming and when i got home i got a box from my uncle... He used to work for northwest airlines fixing … Read more
Line following, Driving around free with obstacle avoidance
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This is a first attempt at building a robot. For now it is able to follow a line, and to drive around free with obstacle avoidance. In the near future I will … Read more