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indoor on smooth surfaces

navigates around via ulttrasound
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Steambob Copperpants. Another implementation of Bob the Biped. Parts printed in red and black ABS and painted with model paint. Took the arms of an old doll and … Read more
Navigates around, recites poems of Rizal, sings
K2AV-001 is my first "robot" and it recites poems of Dr. Jose Rizal. It is controlled via a remote control so I can hardly call it robot. He is made of scrap, by … Read more
A Mobile Phone based Mobile Virtual Presence Device
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Our honored LMR founder Frits has been contacted by marcmart.com an electronics distributor. They asked him about writing a review for a Makeblock product. So Frits … Read more
Navigate around via IR, drive upside down
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I had an idea to build a tracked rover, capable of driving even upside down. I came up with a design for each side to have a drive gear and two idlers in a … Read more
ROB1 was my first prototype robot base, I built a couple years back. His purpose was to get something driving around using a gyro to hold straight line, and … Read more
Roam the floor in a funky sort of way...
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This robot abandons the previous (all very similar designs) robots I have and tries something different, and it works well!!! The motivating influence is a ZBasic … Read more
Speach Synthesis, Speach recognition, face recognition and face tracking, autonomous navigation, remote controle
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Hi Everybody! Few times ago I bought a Robot Vacuum cleaner (Neato) for my house. It wake up my old passion for robots which have been in sleep for years, after an … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound and IR
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This is a small autonomous Rover. It uses spare sensors for navigation and a lot of scrap material for the body. Some code change fixed the slight right hitch you … Read more
Seeks light, runs away when it bumps into something.
This is Blue Bug, not my first robot but the first one I am posting here... The body was made using a couple of old DVD's. I used the herbie circuit from the book … Read more
Alright ! After a haitus and some odd but trivial glitches I am finally happy to declare the birth of ANTROBOT Ver 1.0.0. Its a 2 legged creature with a single … Read more
Draw numbers of the winners of the LMR Donation
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Introdution: This is my competitor for the LMRv4 Donor Appreciation Robot challenge. Using 5 Dynamixel AX-12+ Servos and an Arduino Mega. Programming has been done … Read more
UPDATE: Added a short video of hexed-bot moving around (on the leash) and sort of following the laser. UPDATE: Added new video of light tracking training. … Read more
Interacts with human beings
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***Update 05/05/2012*** Elektro's brain under construction. The main power supply is in the moment a 7.2 V/4600 mAh NiMh battery. I have soldered Li-Po-battery … Read more
It's my research and development platform
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I started playing with Arduino a couple of months ago. I stumbled on this site looking for some information and thought it would be a cool idea to built something … Read more
OpenCV, HSV thresholding for object detection, bot moves towards target, adjusts position when it gets close enough
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Overview: This is ASAR a robot built with an intention of using a raspberry pi as its brain.  Unfortunately the raspberry pi is not available until the end of May … Read more
For christmas I got a couple of robot parts. This robot consists of two continuous rotation servos, a small caster, an arduino uno and a 7.2 nimh battery. I … Read more
Primarily a Development Platform
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Videos posted of sandy in operation. (3-1-2012)   This is my first attempt at robotics and the first time here at LMR so apologies if all this is obvious to … Read more
navigates a maze with feelers that reverses the opposing motor
Hi all Thanks for letting me join your site Here is a bot that I designed for the scouts to build it was designed as a maze runner. This one was built by my … Read more
Roming around using an SRF-04 for obsticle aviodance
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This was built about 7 years ago, the idea for the chassis came from the BOE-BOT, the controller is an Out of production Stampbug 2 board, from Milford Instruments … Read more
Simple Arduino Obstacle Avoidance
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Hi guys, This is my first robot and I am having some difficulty moving forward with the project. I hope you can help The project is a simple Arduino obstacle … Read more
I telecommute between Austin and Dallas and have wanted a telepresence robot for a couple of years. I finally got the courage to build one (not being much of a … Read more
This is my first robot that I made with an Arduino. It's made of two pieces of plexiglas. The upper piece stands on 3 threaded rods. The motors are attached with … Read more
Navigate Around via Infrared
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This is my first Robot and it gve me a great start. Thanks fritsl for giving such a start. Its quite Easy, but living in India, I  faced some Problems. The first … Read more
walk around and avoid obsticles with 8 servos and a sharp IR (impress friends!)
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this is the very begining of my quadruped it uses a picaxe 28x1 and will sponser up to two servos per leg (2dof) so far the black box is just the "control station" … Read more
Pick small things up and put them down
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I had this idea after I studied a tulip on my roof garden. In the morning the blossom opened, in the evening the blossom closed. If I forgot to water it, it let its … Read more
Listen to spoken commands or EMG and move accordingly
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Construction of the arm The arm is made from 2mm ABS sheet. This material is very easy to cut with a carpet knife, can be very well glued with superglue and be … Read more
Explores via Ultrasound, plays "Zelda's Lullaby" when stuck
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    This is my first robot.  I started fiddling with microchips as a break from high level programming.  I like feeling more in touch with the low level … Read more