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Parallax Ping

Navigate around via ultrasound
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First attempt at a palm sized simple autonomous robot. Extremely basic, the Arduino turns the bot left if the Ping senses something closer than 3-4 inches away. … Read more
Uses GPS, Compass, Gyro and Object Avoidence to Navigate
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Hi, My names Alex McClung I'm 15 from Newcastle, Australia and this is My Robot. Read more
                            Recycle those hard drives! The videos were taken with just a small handheld camera. No mic, no audio. Sorry. On the … Read more
My newest bot. I hadn't had time to build one recently, so I MADE time. Heh. Not too much to say about the little guy. I scavenged the tracks/base off of a toy … Read more
Navigates a room worse than Mr. Magoo
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 This is Robie, a "Start Here" robot my 7 year-old daughter (D1) and I built while away on vacation.  We used the LMR kit from Solarbotics, a cheap soldering … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, remote control via Xbee wireless
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-> Video now added <- This robot, Huey, improves structurally on my previous design, providing a more finished look and a much more durable chassis, but the … Read more
Navigate and obstacle avoidance via ultrasound, remote control via Xbee wireless
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More pictures here. This was my first robot, other than one I made out of wood when I was about 8 years old.  I remember being disappointed when I realized the … Read more
Roams around right now, also can find his way out of a maze of obstacles pretty well.
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I have been a stalker here for about a year, absorbing all the great ideas, information and inspiration that i can get my hands on.  I have learned a lot, and am … Read more
It will roam in the environment looking all around itself.
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Hi everyone. Like many other people, I get inspired a lot from movie "Wall-E" so I decided to make a clone of it. This is my first attempt to make a Wall-E similar … Read more
Avoid walls, look cool with shiny LED's
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10/12/08  This will be my first robot with a brain, unlike my first attempt at a robot which just had 4 transistors for its extremely basic operation.  I'll be … Read more
Navigates via ultrasound
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Hi all, new to the group. Here's my first robot project ever - "SprintBot"  I do laser engraving and cutting as a business, so the chassis of the bot was fairly … Read more