Let's Make Robots!
Helps you get to grips with Arduino and what it can do
New Tutorial added. Learn to use the HC-05 with Arduino.     Are you new to Arduino? A certain component? Or electronics in general? Check out my tutorial … Read more
This is part III of a series I call “How to build your first robot”.     This part is not so much instructions of how to build & program, that was in Part … Read more
Learn how to make a robot, no skills needed, very, very easy.
Using a
If you have purchased an "Instant Robot" shield, you can find a project using that shield here.If you prefer the instructions in a single PDF, Dominic / Servello … Read more
This is Part II of How to build your first robot - tutorial. you can just take the cool navigation-code in here and have fun with it, or you can follow the whole … Read more
I wanted to make a small Arduino robot using an original Duemilanove and the Robot Builder's Shield. But I also wanted to have a chassis plate so I can mount the … Read more

LMR Primer - Useful Links for New Members and Old Alike

"How do I build a robot?" 

"Which processor should I use?"

"Can you teach me to do that?"

These are the sort of questions we get again and again on LMR.  We're a helpful bunch of people, and we want you to have fun and learn too.  You are a very talented person.

The links I've collected below are ones that I feel may help you find what you are looking for. There are tons of other great material on LMR. Don't limit youself to the list below, but do check them out if you have questions in those areas.

Appears when movement is detected. Stays a while. Disappears when nothing happens anymore.
Using a
While working on my first robot I ran into this problem. So I decided to make a quick second one just to keep me in the flow with all that new robotic-topics to … Read more

BETA of Next generation "Start Here Robot"

Update:

You can buy the parts now! (look below for details, will be updated as we arrange more kits)

Hires slideshow of finished robot here

Video at the bottom of the post

 


 

Hi guys,

UPDATE: I decided to remove the H-Bridge part, now the motors are directly connected to the AA batteries, and the Arduino is connected to the 9V battery. This … Read more
Learn the artform of hot-gluing!
So.. You just bought a hot glue gun, and you think it is just a piece of cake using it? Well, it is actually an artform :) Seriously; Step one, before you start … Read more