Let's Make Robots!
Recently the famous site evilmadscientist introduced the new art robot called Axidraw.I saw the robot in action and it is very similar to the robot I built in the … Read more
Print dadaist poems with a thermal printer
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My second experiment (first is here ) to make Art o something similar with Arduino, is the Dadaist Poetry Box. Read more
I’m often thinking if it is possible to make Art with Arduino. Arduino is a machine, a little computer made with electronic circuits. It hasn’t a soul. Can an … Read more
Line Follower
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Although it is one of the classics of robotics for beginners, the line follower robot, made ​​at high level, is quite complex. On Youtube you can see line … Read more
Delta robot with multi-tool end effector
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This is my first delta robot. It isn't perfect yet, but it works. I tried to use different tools in the end-effector. A vacuum pump made with a syringe and a pen … Read more
A comparison between Kalman and Complementary filter
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The use of accelerometer and gyroscope to build little robots, such as the self-balancing, requires a math filter in order to merge the signals returned by the … Read more
A dog quadrapod robot with head and tail
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It 's a bit of time I wanted to build a robot with legs. In particular I was fascinated by the possibility to create a fluid movement in the robot, close to nature. … Read more
The robot is based on compound-eye sensor: an infrared sensor that, with a minimum of programming, knows if the object moving ahead, is going up, down, right or left.
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When I saw the "Mr. General" robot by oddbot (link), I loved it. I thought it is "expressive", a skill difficult to find in a robot built at home. So I built my … Read more
robot brush low cost
Looking on the online robot shops I’ve seen that are sold the vibration motors. Then I said to myself: why not build a simple robot with a nice vibration motor? … Read more
12 servos controller with Arduino
Building a robot with wheels or with legs needs a design completly different. One of the biggest difference is the type and number of motors. While for a robot … Read more