Let's Make Robots!

Created: Robot project

Hello all. I'm sad to say that it has been a long time since I've made a robot. It's funny how I made the 3D printer to make robot parts but I've been making more … Read more
Well, as some of you may know, I've finally made a 3D printer! It was a long process, mainly due to costs, full of 'oooh' moments and 'why didn't I just buy a … Read more
UPDATE: 10th of November 2013. I have added a video explaining and showing PET's operation. PET, or Poppet, is an experimental platform for programming 'emotional … Read more
Roam around, play sounds, make noises, be controlled with a SNES controller
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Again I give you a robot whose pre-existence was that of trash. A yoghurt tub, given a second chance, salvaged from the recycling bin, I took him in, gave him a new … Read more
James and Ben are two robots that I have made to help teach the students I teach at high school about robotics. James is an obstacle avoider and Ben is a light … Read more
Much like the dummy in Iron Man he will be my little helper, recording my videos for me.  Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound
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So I have had this little guy for quite some time now and have reached the point where I need to pull his guts out and use them in another project. However before … Read more
Listens, Talks, Moves, Keeps me sane (debatable)
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UPDATE 17/3/13 Edit: If you would like to look at the code and see if you can work out why it doesn't always work, feel free, the code is right here … Read more
Okay you got me, its not a robot, well not yet its not, more of a butter tub trying to catch a break into the electronic world. The body of Billy is a stock … Read more
Navigate around via ultrasound, Follow light, Avoid light, Line follow, IR controlled, Dance
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I recently recieved lots of Cybot parts from my friend who collected the parts of eBay, no longer wanting them he kindly gave them to me, my plan was to convert it … Read more