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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
JORGEroamer is a modified A-Robot from Arrick Robotics. A sturdy and practical platform, this tri-wheel robot affords a unique chassis and steering system. The … Read more
Navigate around via sharp IR
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This is my first robot...a simple SHR. I connected a 7 segments LED mounted on a small breadboard. the LED display "G" when its going forward and "S" when it stops … Read more
Basic robot for testing code and sensors
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Generic experimental Arduino Robot          I put this together one or two years ago and have been fiddling with it ever since. The version in the picture … Read more
Autonomous roaming using bipedal movement and 6-servos
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This is a biped robot named conVERSE. This is a modified BRAT kit from Lynxmotion. A truly fun build, by the way. The Basic Atom Pro mounted onto a Bot Board is … Read more
Navigate around with ultrasound
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Updated my story, since it was all a bit long and (to most people, probably) boring. Read more
  Well, it's about time for another Walter Update. Busy Busy. I won't (and can't) describe the many, many hardware changes --or to the point, the transition from … Read more
Arduino controlled (via bluetooth) tank
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I always wanted to control a tank through my PC or my mobile phone, so this is it.... I used an arduino with L293 h-bridge on a protoshield , a cheap bluetooth … Read more
Navigate by commands from android device or computer
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Update #2 10th June, 2011 Added another video showing the robot doing tight pirouettes on a small kitechen scale. Update 10th June, 2011 Added new pictures, which … Read more
Navigate around using Sharp sensors
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When putting the ToM (Thing-O-Matic 3D printer) together it struck me that the timing belts looks a lot like tank treads when flipped inside out. I think small … Read more
The TROBOT is a miniature six-axis articulated robot, modeled after large industrial & assembly line robots. The TROBOT is designed to be a small … Read more
Everything the Start Here Robot does
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Yup, this little guy happened by accident. I found myself with a sharpie and some thick copper sheet from a jobsite. A late night and some pneumatic shears and I … Read more
Navigate around via IR, Follows a laser, line follower, solve a mace, is awsome
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My first robot YAY My robot is controled by an Mbed and uses 3 sharp IR sensors, 3 LDR and 2 line sensors to follow lasers lins and not bump in to stuff Read more
Irritates my wife when she is watching TV
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  This is my second project. When I built my first robot I was not aware of this site, so I'll post about that in few days.  Read more
Hi there ! I am a new member here. This is my first Robotic Arm that I built myself. Most of the parts are made out of acrylic plastic. I use a micro servo … Read more
I make nice robot to play with.  Too bad he's retarded...:( Read more
Nothing much to describe about this robot.Its a simple line follower robot which uses 2 ldrs Read more
hi, i have made my first basic robot, parts 3s 5000 Lipo 2 stepper motors from a printer 2 easydrivers seeduino mega arduino demuliove eeprom 256kbit 3 ditigal … Read more
Plugs into the accessory port of the bigtrak Jr, and lights up when you tell the Big Trak Jr to output
This is my very quick hack for my brand new Big Trak Jr. The Big Trak Jr could be an awesome platform for hacking. At $24.99 +pp from thinkgeek, you can't go … Read more
It extends a humans reach and amplifies their gripping strength
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The biotronic amplifier is a robotic reach extending device that can be used to handle hazardous materials or pick up objects that are out of reach. The operator … Read more
This is Flippy, he was built to win the Cross the gap challenge but I couldn't complete him in time. He is the second (and third) implementation of my third design … Read more
Navigate around via IR
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This is hummbot, a RC hummer converted into an autonomous robot. The robot is controlled by an Arduino controller and uses servo mounted IR sensors to detect … Read more
Listens and speaks, moves its hand and animated head
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Herr Mimik is a table robot which consists of a single 5DOF robot hand and an animated head. So far I've built the hand and parts of the head. The hand is also used … Read more
Guys this is my(our viz. me and my cousin) second robot based on Oddbot's Quadbot. Must firstly thank DAGU & robotshop.com for providing me all the materials … Read more
Cross the gap between two tables
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  As I promised, I open a new thread about my robot which compete on "Cross the Gap" challenge proposed by Winfieldrobotics, here on LMR.   The ideea was to build … Read more
Update 1:   Its been almost a year since I post v1 of my robot. Wow! After being lost in RC world of airplanes, quadcopters and helis for a year I … Read more