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Autonomous Robot Obstacle Deviance via ultrasound
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MICBot is an autonomous robot for obstacles detection and deviance and goes around, it works indoor or outdoor. Therefore, this solution uses the ultrasonic sensor … Read more
A dog quadrapod robot with head and tail
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It 's a bit of time I wanted to build a robot with legs. In particular I was fascinated by the possibility to create a fluid movement in the robot, close to nature. … Read more
This is my latest creation. It is a Hybred Boe Bot built up from a chasses. It has 2 power supplys, one for motors and one for electronics so far. I plan on adding … Read more
I have been asked recently to design a beambot for a customer. According to Wikipedia this is a true beam bot because only analog components are used. This model … Read more
Navigates around using the Ping sensor
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Someone mentioned that Jameco needed a robotic mascot. I have always been a tinkerer, especially with radio-controlled electronics and so I volunteered for the … Read more
Update 8-28-2011: I'm calling this one done.  In the end it came out nicely I … Read more
Wall follow and obstacle avoidance using Sharp IR sensors
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  Hello  First of all, I want to congratulate you for a nice place you made here . I'm glad to find a such passionate and innovative group here.   I'll show you … Read more
Navigates a room worse than Mr. Magoo
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 This is Robie, a "Start Here" robot my 7 year-old daughter (D1) and I built while away on vacation.  We used the LMR kit from Solarbotics, a cheap soldering … Read more
Finds things to play a beat on.
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This is my robot B.E.A.T.S. It is a YDM clone. B.E.A.T.S. stands for, Bot Entertaining Autonomously Through Sound. It took me about a month (off and on) to build … Read more
Navigate around using Sharp sensors
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When putting the ToM (Thing-O-Matic 3D printer) together it struck me that the timing belts looks a lot like tank treads when flipped inside out. I think small … Read more
Finally got a little time this week - weekend to work on our robot project. This is a video of steering stabilization for our tracked robot. We're using compass … Read more
Goes around avoiding obstacles
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This is a simple tracked robot, based mostly on standard entry level components: picaxe, sharp sensors, l293d driver, tamiya motors. I'm mainly reusing them from my … Read more
WallB is my first attempt at creating a robot that can carry a load down a hallway; specifically a small tool box. I'm constantly carrying my briefcase in one arm … Read more
Hi Everyone, great site. Just created an account so i thought i'd share my robot with you. I originally designed this robot as a micromouse and i got it to … Read more
This is a current work in progress that is waiting for a few parts.    The goal for this project was to make a robot that could go after people with an airsoft … Read more
I telecommute between Austin and Dallas and have wanted a telepresence robot for a couple of years. I finally got the courage to build one (not being much of a … Read more
Takes the mouse pointer to the position where we point depending on the distance given by the two SRF05
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Hello everybody !!! :) The main aim of this project is to convert a normal computer monitor into a touch screen monitor.. For this I use 2 SRF005 ultrasonic range … Read more
Is controlled with my iPhone
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Hello LMR, First of all, this little guy is made just for testing purposes and to prove that my concept works. There are no revolutionary solutions in this little … Read more
Hi All, I just completed my first robot project.  It's based on a dsPIC33FJ32MC202 DSP.  I used the Tamiya track kit and dual motor gearbox for the vehicle … Read more
Update - 23/02/11 The hardware for elroy is almost complete, only the stretch sensors for the head to make and mount.  I can now control the elbow, shoulder and … Read more
joystick control, autonomous mode, video transmitting
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The idea behind this project was to incorporate a complete x86 computer into a mobile robot. With netbooks becoming more powerful every year, they maintain low … Read more
Navigate (semi) autonomously
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The build is covered on the blog I started for this bot (linked in additional info) if anybody is interested. It is far too long and I don't want to copy and paste … Read more
OK - finished the "tenative" mechanical design and just cut the chassis. Sized for standard servos; 18 for the legs, 2 for the pan and tilt. Behold the inital 6 … Read more
My first full project. This is a suprisingly capable little robot built on top of a R/C crawler chassis I found at a local thrift store. It can handle hills and … Read more
This project is to replace the OWI Robotic Arm hand console with PIC based controller. The board used is PIC-ready1 board from mikroelektronika. this board has the … Read more
The robot is based on compound-eye sensor: an infrared sensor that, with a minimum of programming, knows if the object moving ahead, is going up, down, right or left.
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When I saw the "Mr. General" robot by oddbot (link), I loved it. I thought it is "expressive", a skill difficult to find in a robot built at home. So I built my … Read more
moving a little bolt from one side to the other side
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After having some ice cream I got the idea for this robotic arm.     Read more
I had been learning basic electronics and the use of Arduino in college this year to create musical instruments and interfaces. Now that summer is here and I have … Read more
hello everyone im in the middle of making a robot which uses an arduino and an ultra sonic sensor (clone of ping so it has the same pinouts) ive got the robot and i … Read more
robot brush low cost
Looking on the online robot shops I’ve seen that are sold the vibration motors. Then I said to myself: why not build a simple robot with a nice vibration motor? … Read more