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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
  The name of this tiny robot is Atom. Atom is a micro sumo robot. Its dimensions are 5 cm x 5cm x 5 cm It has a CNY70 sensor to detect the white path and an IR … Read more
Encouraged by a comment to RobotFreak's rendition of a SpurtBot, I am trying to build one too. I hope to make it as cheap as possible, because the goal it to bring … Read more
UPDATE : I've made some changes. It's smaller but for a dumb mistake now it's unstable, working on that! For the Motor Controller I'm using a L293D with a … Read more
Drive around, stream video back to the driver.
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We are working on the software and hardware infrastructure to control vehicles (car, tank, quad-copter, etc.) over the internet. This is complete opensource project … Read more
Navigate around and separated 3 kind of recycled material.
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his project is a graduation conclusion project, consist robot that navegate around and identify objects ( the objects can be bottle glass, aluminum and plastic ) … Read more
Talks, navigates around via ultrasound
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Giving the voice to a toy always has been a dream when I was a child. There weren’t talking toys and the dream was destinated to stay a dream. With the power of … Read more
Not sure if this counts as a robot, but it does use a servo and has a circuit. This is my second useless machine actually, the first one I sold to a friend. The … Read more
Walks around and avoid obstacles
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So here's my first robot. It's based on Insect robot from MAKE : Arduino Bots and Gadgets. I've used Arduino Nano. For now I'm still improving walking of the robot. … Read more
some formulas to help in the motor choice
  One of the problem building a robot is the choice of motors. I'm speaking about a mobile robot with wheel. So, I'm not speaking about legs or others geometries. Read more
Here we have Boxxy, my SHR. I had originally intended to give it a nice plexi-glass chassis; however, I chose instead to use an old cellphone box. There's something … Read more
Drives around using feedback from the Sharp IR sensor to avoid objects
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Well...this is my first attempt at building a robot. Right now it does basic object avoidance and drives around...woohoo! I'm going to continue to tweak the code … Read more
This is my 1st robot, i opted to go for the start here but change the Sharp for parralax ping))) ultrasonic. Scraped the code from various sorces (none of it is … Read more
I had been learning basic electronics and the use of Arduino in college this year to create musical instruments and interfaces. Now that summer is here and I have … Read more
The self-balancing robot building is today an activity that every robot builder can perform with Arduino. Searching in Google for self-balancing robot you can find … Read more
This is my first locomotive robot I will be building. I so far have most of the body done, as of now it has 2 hobby servos but will have three when finished.  Read more
One day when I accidentally browsed NET settlement, I came across a video in which found a robot with tank chassis, which used to measure the distance ultrasonic … Read more
Finaly got to start building my first bot. Theres no plan so far what it will do. Just spent about 2-3h tinkering on the base, with a lot improvisation. Power … Read more
Izci is a line follower robot with one CNY70 sensor. The sensor was adapted on a servo motor so it can be moved according to the white path. İzci was controlled … Read more
All my projects & progress are available at marginallyclever.com. This is a Stewart platform.  While it is very similar to a delta robot (see my other … Read more
Plastics bottles robot
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It's to AT89c2051 as the core,it have a Pyroelectric sensor. It can auto-locking and have 2.4GHz full-color cameras to send images, shell & wheels is made of … Read more
Last Update: 3-Aug-2011 : Finished assembly. Updated board photos and added few more. Meet IBS-Wormy! This is a simple bot for my baby-daughter to play with. And I … Read more
Hi guys! this is my first robot project and it's a simple "light-seeker". i used an arduino uno board and a motor shield from adafruit. the base is done with pieces … Read more
Linea is my first line follower based on Arduino.A line follower is a robot for beginners. In fact it is very simple to build a line follower and only few … Read more
Hi All, Five months ago I decided to make a small and simple line follower. It would be my very first robot, and I had to learn from the basis. Five months later, … Read more
It goes around just like an RC car but it's much more fun because it's floating.
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Here's another project that I have, it was a physics project for school but I thought I could put an Arduino somewhere in there and make it more interesting, and it … Read more
The rover drives around avoiding obstacles using the PING))) ultrasound rangefinder.
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So this is my first robot report. It's on the first robot I built too. To say it from the beginning, I'm sorry I didn't put the LMR loge on my videos but I made … Read more
Yet another walking robot but starting from scratch.
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Update August 16, 2011 The PCB boards arrived a day earlier than expected (ordered on a Friday, arrived the following Friday). Eleven brain boards and 66 leg … Read more