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Eventually autonomous with dead reckoning, IMU, avoidance, self charging, etc
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Walk around and goes backwards in curves if it detects an obstacle.
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Update: I uploaded a new video with the robot walking with a speed of 5 milliseconds of "SpeedWalk". It flights! Read more
Line Follower, Ultrasound collision avoidance, Streams Video
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  Ok first a little something about the name :) Thought about some fancy name but after that profile picture it reminded me of a Roman Chariot so it got baptized … Read more
Navigation, fetch objects, recognise people
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This is Robbie the Robot The project is a couple of years in the making he is a 2 wheel differential drive robot with a Inmoov upper body the servos in the arm … Read more
Basic obstacle avoidance
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  Primary School Project Uses Scratch 1.4 and Python to control the GPIO pins as inputs or outputs The power supply is a 11.1v 850mah 20c Li-Poly into a power … Read more
The CrazyFlie Nano-Quadrotor is a Micro-Quad/development platform. Everything from the PCB diagram to the PC-Client to the radio is based on open source … Read more
DFrobot sent me their latest robot kit, the insectbot kit. It’s a small 2 servo robot that’s easy to built and program. The kit is ideal for people who want … Read more
Follows a predetermined path now. More coming
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More information, pictures, and videos will follow. The Valdez family is my kids' introduction to building robots.  They are works in progress, and I expect the … Read more
A couple functions:1) Remote Control 2) Autonomous avoidance 3) Autonomous object retrieval (hopefully)
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This is my Service Droid. Meet VADER,  the Very Advanced Droid Exploration Robot. Ok, I admit it, the name is a stretch but it was fun to come up with.  Everyone … Read more
uArm is a 4-axis parallel-mechanism robot arm, inspired by the ABB PalletPack industrial robot arm <a style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; … Read more
Compact Rover for Remote Soil Assessment
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This is Cerberus, a robot I made with my team as an engineering design project. It is designed to operate in a simulated Mars terrain. It's purpose is to pick up … 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
Navigate around via ultrasound and other sensor or controlled by remote
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  After a year I finally got my 3D printer to really print out something that I can use. It's not perfect yet but at least usable :P The good thing is; SketchUp … Read more
A Hide-&-Go-Seek robot that will look for any person and then hides in the dark
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UPDATE: 28 Jan 2014 So Vexter is no more or he has been upgraded to point of minimal recognition. This is now Sherlock. He will amusing me and my kids in the … Read more
Project demonstrates various statically balanced gaits of a quadpod.
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YAQ - Yet Another Quadrupedal - is a four legged walking robot. This project demonstrates utilization of various crawling gaits to achieve synchronized movement of … Read more
Hopefully Walk/Roll, Hybrid Tire?
Just posting what I have done thus far. When I posted Decascrap a while back, I stated that I had a different idea to begin with. Well, here is the start of it! My … Read more
Seeing OddBot's Chopsticks robot on YouTube was a revelation to me. I all of a sudden realized one didn't need to spend a lot of money making a walking robot. Not … Read more
A long time ago (15 years to be precise) as an undergraduate I messed around in a robotics lab and even participated in a robotics competition in France. Te revive … Read more
My first project on LMR :-) A simple obstacle avoiding robot I built this weekend using a standard "beetle bug" design. It contains no microcontroller, only two … Read more
Update 2.12.2013 Just added the code the bot's been working from. After putting together the LMR Start Here bot, I knew I wanted to do more. So I set out to convert … Read more
I am new to building robots and I decided to attempt a project that would be challenging, ultimately I decided this chellenge would best come from a robotic arm. … Read more
Navigates around Autonomously with pre-programmed waypoints
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After seering that many people like making their rc quat-copters/ helicopters and planes autonomous by use of gps guided flight controllers, i throught i would try … Read more
Autonomously navigates rough terrain, later option for tele-operation
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1-14-2014 Update: So it’s been a while since I updated, but progress has been made!         Read more
Seek light & avoid obstacles
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Update, 21/01/2014 I found that the ultrasonic sensor struggles with "box" obstacles towards its front flanks, probably due to reflection. Therefore to stop it … Read more
Calculates the distance and reports to an LCD
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Hello LMRians, After finishing as runner-ups in the line following section of the Yantra 2.0 Robotics Competition, the organizers provided the team  a Roboduino, … Read more
Walks around, detects objects via IR
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UPDATE 01/16/2014: Please scroll down to the Sharp IR sensor part of this writeup. Hello LMRians,  Read more
Explorer robot with camera 1/3 inch and pan-tilt controled by radio control
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***Project completely rewritten*** Version of January 28   0 - ONCE UPON A TIME... (A BRIEF HISTORY) This is my first project, a explorer rover with robotic claw … Read more
line follower using two linear neurons (controllers) PD for differential and I for speed; both with antiwindup, error filtering and simulated annealing tunning … Read more