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PolyMorph - how to make a pivot joint out of PolyMorph
PolyMorph Workshop 1 Here is the first in a series of PolyMorph workshops that will unfold when time permits. The first one shows a number of techniques that can be … Read more
How to make hollow tubing ..... and Play a flute
How to make PolyMorph Extruded Tubes. Take a round piece of tubing (any size really, any material) Take some warm polyMorph and make a longish square shape, then … Read more
Ever needed a new texture or unusual form for your robotic creation........ .... Look no further and follow this Guide.   NonSream Videos :- The PolyMorph i used … Read more
XBee Files - Part 1 - Basic Communications and Setup. This guide will take you through the basic setting up of the XBees in an Arduino Environment. Please note:- no … Read more
Inmoov Robot Head - using a Parallax Propeller or Arduino via MyRobotLab Software
Introducing "James" or J° for short Update 20150621 :- replacing Servos with Nema17 steppers Part one :- Replacing Servos with Stepper Motors Large Servos can … Read more

Blood Hound InMoov

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This project uses Gas sampling modules to detect Ethanol/Alcohol/Hydrogen/Smoke/carbon monoxide/Liquid propane gas (LPG).
the sensors gives out an analogue signal proportional (well not sooo proportional) to the gas concentration.

Web based Voice recognition

First experiments of the Virtual InMoov ( VinMoov ) being controlled by a web based voice recognition service.

Press below for video :-


Basic set up is using :-
InMoov Meshes. www.inmoov.fr
Blender Game Engine www.blender.org
MyRobotLab Software www.myrobotlab.org
Virtual serial port bridge
The MRL software uses a live web link to decode voice input

Mystery object time - Update "Solved"

Just for fun here is a 3D printed Mystery Object for you to ponder over.

Have a wild stab at guessing and post below.......

.... The blue object is the key to it all....

PS. if you dont need a clue check the name of the image...

Update video :-

Click Image below ......

Here a few more details of getting your Propeller or Arduino to control objects in Blender. First part is the hardest ..... Install PySerial  to enable Blender to … Read more
Update 20141220 >> HUD display added 8x8Matrrix    (many thanks to Duane Degn for his Propeller Spin code) Read more