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plots graphs in real time with Arduino and Excel
One of the most important things in the robot design is the possibility to check and control the values feeded by the analogic sensors, i.e. accelerometers, gyros, … Read more
Talks, navigates around via ultrasound
Using a
Giving the voice to a toy always has been a dream when I was a child. There weren’t talking toys and the dream was destinated to stay a dream. With the power of … Read more
some formulas to help in the motor choice
  One of the problem building a robot is the choice of motors. I'm speaking about a mobile robot with wheel. So, I'm not speaking about legs or others geometries. Read more
char values sent via serial port in real time - Arduino code
Often it is needed to chart in real time the values coming from the serial port (RS-232). In Arduino environment it is a common need. If you have some values, only … Read more
The self-balancing robot building is today an activity that every robot builder can perform with Arduino. Searching in Google for self-balancing robot you can find … Read more
Sound and speech with Arduino
A small audio chip is available on the market at low cost (20 euros) that allows to build an audio player managed with buttons or via serial port, for example with … Read more
Linea is my first line follower based on Arduino.A line follower is a robot for beginners. In fact it is very simple to build a line follower and only few … Read more
Navigate around with ultrasound
Using a
My first robot is “Geronimo” and it is a simple autonomous robot with an ultrasonic sensor for obstacles avoindance. This robot can be built by a newbie of … Read more