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Navigate around via ultrasound
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This guy is my first real foray into robotics. He's made from an Oscar Meyer Lunchmeat container, some wheels and motors ripped from one of my son's broken RC … Read more
Follow light, bump into walls and beeps and blinks
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Hi - I made this mostly wooden bot in 2006. I used a couple of small scrap motors. Maybe I had them from tape recorders. As I had no experience I started without … Read more
Creates Room Maps & sends them to laptop w/XBee, receives room location from laptop, locates balloons w/PING, & herds them w/fans to that spot
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Here is my new post to document the details of my plans.  I'll update my progress in implementing them here as noteworthy milestones are reached.  My goals with … Read more
I first saw Frits’ Yellow Drum Machine featured in Make magazine a while back, and felt compelled to make one myself, starting with the how-to. So, here it is! … Read more
MyzharBot will be an autonomous robot with Computer Vision capabilities. It will be able to follow roads, persons, object and so on
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I love the Robotics since I was a young boy: "Mom, when I'm BIG I will create a robot that washes the floor, washes the clothes and irons them for you".  Read more
Walks around, soon avoids objects
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Inspired by some other 4 servo bipeds on LMR I decided to make my own. I had to name it Bonnie, because my other walking robot was named Clyde. Bonnie was just … Read more
Right now, just a basis for a military robot.
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Hello. This is my first robot on LMR :). It uses Lego Mindstorms NXT, and what it does, it moves around and shoots using the highly noticeable machine gun mounted … Read more
Automatically dispenses cat food, Able to change settings such as amount of food dispensed and also the time it is dispensed in the day
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I know this isn't really a robot but it's similar. I have wanted to do this project for awhile now but just found the time recently. I thought that making an … Read more
This is my Lumi bug. I was poking aroung looking at my favorite robotsand I though hmmmI have all these parts already and should take advantage of Hurricane Sandy's … Read more
Controlled by new Android App using Amarino API, uses different behaviors (e.g. react to speech)
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YOUTUBE VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3u6t3t0W4k   Hello folks, now it's time to present YARP to you. The name is a recursive acronym … Read more
Robot will be move forward as long as the sensor detects an surface under it. As soon as edge detector sensor goes out of the table, the robot will make an in-place rotation greater than 90 degree and then continue as per sensor value
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  Basic obstacle avoidance robot using two servos for the wheels(lids from dog food), the caster is a funny plastic bolt cap they use in NYC on construction … Read more
Hello, I present Aluminum autonomous robot, it rolls around without purpose just to avoid the wall into the body. Read more
Avoids running into things and follows lines
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   Bunker is a small house bot that I am developing (altho, the developement has stalled somewhat as i moved on to other things. When some of my other projects … Read more
Clyde is a 8 servo quadroped walker, he was my first attempt at a robot before I had any sensors. Clyde is as basic as an 8 servo walker can get, one piece of … Read more
removed rear caster and inverted the chassis, this let me use the base to mount a 3000ma 7.2v racing pack to provide power for the servos. electronics are unchanged … Read more
Walk Around and Make Gestures
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This is my interpretation of the Addams Family's The Thing. It is a five finger walker that can also make gestures. The intension of this robot is to live in the … Read more
Navigates via four HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Sensors
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Parts: Meduino Nano microcontroller TB6612FNG motor driver on carrier board Four HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensors i2c serial LCD display - 16X2 1 TI MSP430 Launchpad … Read more
Object avoidance via sonar, scares the cat
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May 5, 2013 update My robot has incrementally improved as I continued to learn what I could do with the arduino.  I followed a lot of your advise and removed all … Read more
Bonjour, je vous présente mon premier robot qui est en cours de construction.Etant débutant en robotique j'ai voulu commencer par un projet simple et … Read more
Drives About at high speed knocking things over
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This is my latest tracked robot TrackFlip this little robot is excessively powerful hence the name. Full power on grass always seems to end in wheelie or a back … Read more
Hector was my school project- we each had to make and program something using the inputs and outputs of the MC68HC11 microcomputer at DeVry.  I already had the … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound and other sensor or controlled by remote
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  After a year I finally got my 3D printer to really print out something that I can use. It's not perfect yet but at least usable :P The good thing is; SketchUp … Read more
UPDATE : October 23, 2012 Apparently some guys got trouble opening the CorelDraw files attached before. So I exported those files into various extension : cmx (to … Read more
Greetings from South Africa! I have been into robots since I was a little kid and after discovering LMR I can say I'm ready to build one myself. Robots are still … Read more
Navigate around with infrared sensor
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Hi all! So, this is my second robot, not finished yet. Like the first one, the structure is made with knex and the controller is an arduino uno. This time it uses … Read more
Draws light trails in long exposure photographs.
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My heads been buzzing with project ideas lately and one such idea revolves around a light painting (aka light graffiti) robot. Too often I don't follow through with … Read more
Line follow, Navigate with front and rear bump sensors, Remote control via USB connection
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Baobot is my team's entry into the AFRON Design Competition. It is a 2-wheeled design intended for classroom use as a way to teach middle and high school students … Read more