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Uses openCV to track and chase a coloured object
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Using openCV running on a completely underpowered laptop to identify and track an object. For this proof of concept, a blue ball is tracked. I send calculated … Read more
This is my personal robot Marvin, he is still a project in progress (a robot is never finished). He is build after the Leafproject which is a opensource AI robot … Read more
  --->TV Remote Controlling of Robot is the ability which helps us to operate the robot from anywhere in range of remote’s IR.   --->The movement of Robot … Read more
Follows a line, intrigues pets
So, here's what happened... Read more
Project Name: Simple LFR PID using PICBasic Pro Author/Designer: holy_rainman Read more
This is really just a reworking of my Ardbot, where I've replaced the Arduino with the (awesome) Gadget Gangster Propellor Platform USB … Read more
Looks for light or darkness
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Well here my latest build. is a Headbot from the Junkbots book, I tried using photo transistors for light sensors but it was not really working, then I pulled two … Read more
Navigate around via IR, avoid stuff.
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It is my first homemade robot with microcontroller. I found some schematics in the internet and made some changes. It is controlled with Attiny 2313, robot has two … Read more
Wanders around the given floorspace.Avoidance using sonar,bump, tilt ,IR.. LDR for additional sensor
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I figured I should start with the chassis on this project:)Built around an old computer drive on which I attached a pair of gearmotors (12v,200rpm).The 12v battery … Read more
Rolls around looking for things to drum on. A copy of the ever popular YDM, as published in MAKE magazine
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Finds things to play a beat on.
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This is my robot B.E.A.T.S. It is a YDM clone. B.E.A.T.S. stands for, Bot Entertaining Autonomously Through Sound. It took me about a month (off and on) to build … Read more
hello everyone im in the middle of making a robot which uses an arduino and an ultra sonic sensor (clone of ping so it has the same pinouts) ive got the robot and i … Read more
Drives around & detects magnets
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This is what my 'half a robot' blog turned into. For some construction Photos see here: http://letsmakerobots.com/node/23442     Magnetnator Features: Read more
This bipedal robot is built as cheaply as possible. Hence there are no sensors, fancy servos or brackets. Height of robot: 20cm Weight of frame: 150g Weight of … Read more
Hi, this is my airsoft turret that i have been working on for a little bit now. When I first started this project, I wanted to make an object tracking turret using … Read more
    Based off the ever popular "How to build your first robot" by Fritsl, this is the most up to date version of my first robot, named Robet (Robe-et) Read more
Codename Peek-E is my first robot, well that I built anyway. I own a lot of robots but this is the first time I tried to build one. Peek-E is based off of the … 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
This is my first robot, a line follower. I got the idea and schematic from David Cook's book 'Robot Building for Beginners' at robotroom.com. Great book for first … Read more
Navigate eventualy
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This is my first robot im attepting to build, I want it to do the basic things to start with such as to avoid obsticals and such.The base is made of some ply wood i … Read more
Navigates via ultrasound
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Hi all, new to the group. Here's my first robot project ever - "SprintBot"  I do laser engraving and cutting as a business, so the chassis of the bot was fairly … Read more