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Wanders around, avoids walls via ultrasound, will clean the floor
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Hey there, this is my wanderer robot based on TI Launchpad, it builds on a tip about reading distances that come encoded in pulse width that i posted earlier. The … Read more
Robie has a mode autonomous and can avoid obstacles and falls, a mode manual wich we can controled him everywhere in the world, a mode guard: if there is a intrusion in my home Robie send me a video mail, it can play mp3 music
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Avoid Obstacles, Search for charging station when battery is low.
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This robot normally goes around avoiding obstacles and (sometimes) edges until its batter drops low. Then the robot goes towards a 38khz pulse instead of away from … Read more
Navigate around via sharp IR
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I got the parts yesterday and i done building it already :) Read more
Face tracking and light up the face with its leds
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The Turret Robot 2.0 is a face tracking robot. The robot lights up the face its tracking when it points the face. The turret is controlled by a software written … Read more
Create wireless serial connection
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Wireless controlThis walk through describes a cheap way to create a wireless controller for a robot. It is not a ready-to-go manual, but a proof of concept. It's … Read more
I wanted to make a small Arduino robot using an original Duemilanove and the Robot Builder's Shield. But I also wanted to have a chassis plate so I can mount the … Read more
Moves fingers, flips off everybody, plays my midi controller
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  I always wanted to make something that is not too hard, yet looks cool. Not long ago I saw Gareth's post about an Arduino Hand … Read more
Avoids obstacles, follow the line and solves mazes
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<added basic Maze Solving video> <added wii nunchuk control video> <added line following video> Read more
So after lots of hard-work, frustation, time, spending money on wrong parts; I built a robot. Its a Photovore based on NPN transistors. when its LDRs are pointed … Read more
Computer Numerical Control. Process job request to mill oblects via 3 axis'.
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Built based on www.buildyourcnc.com, in conjunction with the companion book.   I know it's been done before, but I wanted it myself. I have completed about 98% of … Read more
Autonomously vacuum small debris and recharge
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UPDATE: NEW VAC, CHASSIS, ETC. NO NEW VIDS :( The ever-popular autonomous, self-charging, vacuum robot. Inspired by the old OMNI magazines photovore, of all … Read more
navigates via ultrasound, "identifies" milkshake bottles and drives away from them
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Following on from Djeff-209 MkI. In order to replace a slipping drive sprocket, I had to change the layout a bit. I also added the code for very limited object … Read more
The fascination nowadays is that I could put in “cost ” 30€ or 30.000€. Read more
Djeff-209 is my first robot, based on the LMR Start Here robot. I swapped out the wheels for tracks, and an SRF05 ultrasonic in place of the Sharp IR sensor. At … Read more
This is yet another line-follower. I could not not have a line-follower. The controller card is a "cubloc CB230" home "Lextronic.fr. He owns a radio remote control … Read more
Auto Navigate using SRF05 Sensors
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Parts List 2 x 15cm 5mm Perspex Circles 2 x 100:1 MFA Como Drills 3-9V Motors 1 x Arduino Mega 2 x SRF05 1 x PP3 Battery Holder and Battery  to power the … Read more
Holomonic Movement Kiwi Steering 2DOF
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Hi to all, this is an Arduino based three omni wheels rover with 2DOF. The 2DOF is accomplished by three omni wheels on a continuous rotation servo (modified) each … Read more
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
BJ is based on the Parallax Stingray robot. I ordered the chassis before I went on vacation. Since I just got back, I hope to build it this weekend. I am planning … Read more
This one is a copy of the floid robot but made with aluminium . for more details you can see on the original floid robot post . I can only provide you with some … Read more
my first wheel robot. the chassis is a broken cd-rom drive,it is very easy to process with a hand drill and it have enough room for debuging components. it is a … Read more
Multipurpose manually controlled platform with wireless video.
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Navigate around while avoiding obstacles with ultrasound, infrared light and air pressure based bumper sensors.
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Navigate around a table top using IR
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  I've had my Arduino for over a year and had done very little with it until recently.  Mainly because I didn't have the tools or knowhow to actually build … Read more
Follows the light from a lighter
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Hi, My name is Zuzu, I live in my masters pocket and usually I sleep at day, but at night, when all the lights goes out, I will wake up and I will seek the most … Read more
This is an autonomous hobby robot application, that finds the candles and then blows them out. Fire-Bot has a Sharp GP2Y0A21YK0F to detect the candle and get closer … Read more
Navigates around delivering drinks and finding IR LEDS.
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 ***** Updates on bottom*****    After building the "Start Here Project"  I wanted to do a few things with my next project Read more
navigate and chat over IR
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This is my first project that hasnt been a kit, and i wanted to do it from scratch. its not quite a sarm in the sense that ive only built one robot, and that it … Read more
Navigates around avoiding obstacle or bluetooth controlled.
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Hi LMRs again            I've started designing a new robot which will be semi-autonomous. I got a set of Tamiya 70100 tank treads. Quality is good for … Read more