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Picaxe 28

This is my first attempt into making a biped walker.  I have no such background in either electronics or robotics.  Nor do i have any experience with tools or … Read more
I got the SHR because I wanted to turn it into a cat toy. It works; just ask the cats... The CatScan Robot sits patiently waiting for one of our cats (Zena or … Read more
Navigates around slightly handicapped because it cant turn its neck
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Hello everyone!!!!   Ya this guy is mine :D Not that bad na ??       Taugh wall-e prototype to draw Rangoli. Read more
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run around, avoid obstacles after bashing into them
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This is Mr Shark Fin Soup. Hes a Frits Basic Robot but with a deadly twist. I used the Morphibians Land Shark RC car as the base for this bot. These are great … Read more
Stimulating the right part of my brain
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Aye! Since every recruit goes through initiation I just ordered the START HERE kit from picaxe (well most of the parts). Cool!   And then I got hands on a stash of … Read more
Moves around avoiding things with the ultrasonic antennea
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This is my first robot, his name is 'bugbot'.    Parts list:   Picaxe 28a started pack Tamiya dual motor gearbox - Jaycar Read more
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Turn an ordinary (cheap?) RC-car into a Robot Wall Racer
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UPDATE: Code now attached above + Ant has send me some tiny relays, I think they would work in this, and you could make everything 1/4 the size of what I did. Ask … Read more
This is part III of a series I call “How to build your first robot”.     This part is not so much instructions of how to build & program, that was in Part … Read more
Drives around and finds stuff to play drums on. Samples what it plays, and play to the samples.
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How to make a Yellow Drum Machine    Audiofile Engineering asked me to make a robot like this for them, to be won in a promotional contest. Yellow Drum Machine II … Read more
Drives around and navigates via ultra sound sensors mounted on a servo. Also shoots "laser" and make sounds :)
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UPDATED: Code on how to make this sort of navigation inserted below.   My first robot! I did not have a clue to all the stuff you can buy, and so I thought I was … Read more