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High speed omni directional robot ideal for soccer bots
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Now with video, Scamper appears to be a little wobbly at slow speeds but that is because at only 6%, the motors are constantly stalling and restarting. Once the … Read more
Attempts to dominate the lounge room
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I want to teach my seven year old son about robots. Lego Mindstorms is a cool system but way too expensive. K'nex is much cheaper and makes a great robot building … Read more
This is my first experiment with artificial inteligence using a simple Doodle Bot with a RTC and SD card for extra memory. When I say artificial inteligence I am … Read more
Interacts with human beings, meows and purrs
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Update 29/05/2012 Eye mechanism designed. Built the mouth, just missing the rubber pipe. Update 28/05/2012 Schematic of the ISD2560 added. A 2 DOF rubber pipe … Read more
Navigate by sudden deceleration (collision sensing)
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This is a prototype of a robot car I am designing for the classroom. The idea is to create a kit, cheap and simple enough for the classroom with enough … 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