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Sharp IR

It's gonna navigate around, later on transmit data and stuff, manipulate objects
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Update 05.02.2014 Hi guys, I'm slowly making progress on my robot. Today I managed to build a prototype of my motor controller. As I mentioned before, it is a … Read more
Walks around, detects objects via IR
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UPDATE 01/16/2014: Please scroll down to the Sharp IR sensor part of this writeup. Hello LMRians,  Read more
After some years following different DIY sites and forums, I decided that it was time to jump in. I choose to start with a premade platform to ease first steps … Read more
Flame detection, Obstacle avoidance
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FLoeBot was born out of a quest to build something different from what everyone else at my college had been doing for years. I also wanted to build something that … 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
24/10/2013 Latest update on my blog http://robotblogging.blogspot.co.uk/2013/10/pi-eyes-stage-2.html I've started work on getting raspberry pi data out of the … Read more
Drags its ass around and avoids obstacles via IR
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Recently, Lumi's company DFRobot had a contest to give away sets of their Cheapduino ATMega 8 microcontrollers. JerZ and I each won a package by submitting project … Read more
This project is my first foray into robotics and electronics for that matter. My goal is to end up with a platform for AI experiementation. I plan to add GPS and a … Read more
Interacts with its environment and human beings and learn from them
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This is M.I.A., a simple humanoid robot platform. M.I.A. Basic Specifications  Microcontroller: Arduino Mega Shield: Read more
Push other robots ouf of the ring
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This is Perfected Titan, my minisumo for this years Robot-SM. It's main controller is an Atmega328 running at 16MHz. The two motors are controlled via an L298N … Read more
Navigate by Ultrasound, IR and compass. Self charging
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  Current Hardware:Picaxe 40x22 x Pololu Motor ControllersTilt compensated CompassAPC220 Wireless Serial (1 Km Ran Read more
Obstacle avoidance via IR sensor.
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My goal is to create an obstacle avoiding mobile platform. I'd like to add a Raspberry Pi to supply remote communitions and some control. The platform should be … Read more
Follow line and rescue a victim (soda can)
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This is my robot that I am going to use for the Robocup Junior Australia competiton. We have to make a journal anyway so I figured why not upload it here … Read more
Avoid objects and never stop
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Hello! Finally posted something... But yeah: This is my 6th robot, and it is my version of SHR! It runs on Picaxe 14M, and uses 2 modified micro servos to … Read more
This would be the most advanced robot I have ever done. It's a humanoid robot based on arduino mega 2560. I created several functions like the attack mode which … Read more
Move IR sensor, check distance, stop in front of obstacles, checks both directions, turns to side with more free space (mostly :/)
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This simple bot is my first larger project. I still have no clue about the fundamentals of electricity or electronics (and never soldered anything in my life till … Read more
Bumble around trying not to run into things
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Here is my first robot project. After watching and lurking for several months I've decided to reveal my project. It's based on a "Big Track" toy I picked up cheap … Read more
UPDATE 28/12/2013 VIDEO of LEDko playing... macarena http://youtu.be/632UrOgEVBg VIDEO of LEDko playing the piano: http://youtu.be/OWzvuD2DSA0 LEDко is a robot … Read more
Object avoidance, moving indoors
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Castro III Castro III is currently a simple obstacle avoiding robot. It's built on toy car chassis. Equipment used: Freeduino 1.22, two DC motors, Pololu DRV8833 … Read more
Navigate via GPS, Compass, and avoids obstacles using 5 IR sensors
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Hi all, I'm Matt and currently a junior in high school. I built first robot called the "A.S.R.B." over the summer for the Authentic Science Reseach Program and I … Read more
Walking, avoiding...
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I'm sorry for my bad English, but i hope you'll get the main idea of my project. I'm buillding a 4 leged robot, right now I'm Havig problems with the timing of the … Read more
Navigates around the room detecting obstacles and avoiding them.
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UPDATE: Project scraped, would need ball berings for this to work correctly since the aluminium is rubbing against each other and making bigger holes and the robot … Read more
Remote Control / Tele-Presence Platform - Future Autonomy Plans
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Update: 9/3/2013 Rest In Pieces LTBot Just wanted to "complete" this one and move him on to the next reincarnation. For LTBot2 that is likely a semi-autonomous weed … Read more
Catches Monsters Under the Bed
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This is the LMR robot for the today's Campus-Party Berlin. Its purpose in life is to help children if they are afraid of monsters in the night. The Monster Catcher … Read more
Basic navigation using IR and an awesome turbo propeller for "appearance" of speed
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This is my very first robot.I started it a year or so ago. I had a lot of fun just following the "start here" instructions. I added a LED to help me with some … Read more
Vacuums the floors, navigates through the room with an optimized algorithm. Pays attention to edges and corners to clean well.
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Hey guys, its me again. This is the third project I submit here. Vacuuminator is a (obviously) vacuum cleaning robot. It is quite similar to a roomba. I have … Read more