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Heavy duty platform for commercial use
This is my first robot base designed for commercial use. The design is just a simple, round, differential drive chassis. The main difference between this and my … 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
Little 3V7 is an experiment to see what was the smallest battery I could run a Micro Magician V2 and Quad Bot from. I started with an old mobile phone battery. … Read more
This animatronic head was created for a demonstration to inspire contestants in a local competition. I put a fair bit of effort into the design so I am now hoping … Read more
Now available from SparkFun! https://www.sparkfun.com/products/11497 Hexapods are a popular robot design but they tend to be either 3 servo or 18 servo. I decided … Read more
When I get some spare time I like to teach my son how to build things with Lego and K'nex blocks.He has some original K'nex blocks that I brought with me from … 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
Sleeker and with twice the firepower, SplatBot Mk II has some obvious improvements over the original. Noticably the water bottles and pumps are on the chassis … Read more
After the MkI chassis bellied out on the stairs I rebuilt the chassis to give an extra 55mm (about 2inches) clearance in the center. The new chassis is also 50mm … Read more
It seems to me that for a robot to be really useful in the home or workplace then it must be able to handle stairs. With this in mind I want to design a stair … Read more