Let's Make Robots!
Wander autonomously, increase team pride, celebrate with dance and lights
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  Introduction: SilentBoB is a 4DOF biped walker that uses the BoB the BiPed chassis created by K120189. The BoB chassis was printed out by isotope in … Read more
Travel in pockets, live on desks, play snooker once in awhile
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UPDATE: Nov. 30th, 2012: Progress report with pics, no new vids.   Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, play tunes while flashing some LEDs
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UPDATE: October 21st, '12: Added third test video shot at night and one pic. Uploaded code. Building up to a summary; the bot is almost done.Introduction: Nobody … Read more
Follow you around, generate noise and lights, make subtle suggestions.
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UPDATE Oct. 12, '12: Added code snippet per YouTube request, small written progress update, no visuals, sorry.  Read more
Navigate via IR rangefinder and tactile feelers, look nifty
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UPDATED: OCT. 31, '11: Checked complete box \o/ Added a couple of hidden vids of Hexy disturbing people at work. Read more
Vibrate around phototropically with tactile feelers
UPDATE: ADDED VID WITH NEW EYES AND SOME THOUGHTS AT THE BOTTOM. One of my lower priority robots but thought I'd post it up for scrutiny anyhow. My plan is to use … 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
Autonomously navigate and sweep patio
UPDATE: BLOG AND ADDED NANOMUSCLE VID. A spinoff from my solar powered Crumbot dream. I have a patio that gets showered with small seed pods that invariably get … Read more