Let's Make Robots!

hexapod

Walks forward and backward, turns in place, avoids obstacles.
Using a
This is a simple three-servo hexapod robot using the Pololu Micro Maestro as a controller.  The Micro Maestro allows allows me to sequence gaits and integrate … Read more

Robot with a personality

This little guy will track your face, and if you hold still long enough, it takes a picture and uploads the image to its own website!

I just love how smoothly it moves, almost looks like it has its own personality...

Its own site is here. Doesn't look like it's currently working, but still has info on the bot.

Walks, avoids obstacles
Using a
This was the first robot I ever built.  Its based on the design in the book Insectronics by Karl Williams.  The body is made from aluminium and it uses 3 servos … Read more
Walks in variable directions, controlled from a computer.
Using a
Yes, this is a teaser... I will post more content of it and a tutorial as well. *Update* What i've been working on lately is to shorten down the legs. I tested it … Read more
If you are building a walking Robot, you will pull out your hair when trying to optimize the leg's movements. I had this idea; I had a digital camera, I strapped on … Read more