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I thought it was one of the rule to join the great community, so I spend this weekend to make this "Start Here" robot by using Arduino with motor shield from … Read more
Navigate and obstacle avoidance via ultrasound, remote control via Xbee wireless
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More pictures here. This was my first robot, other than one I made out of wood when I was about 8 years old.  I remember being disappointed when I realized the … Read more
Hello LMR! My name is Jordan, I'm in grade 12 in Canada, and this is my robot Fred. I won't say he's my first robot. I've built my share of line followers and … Read more
A complete new update :) Since the old robotic arm was so terrible I decided to spend a pound or two on some acrylic and make robot arm version two, and here it is. … Read more
Paints beautiful paintings whilst you watch
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Picaxxo :- The Picasso style painting robot, using a Hacked Wii-Mote as tracking system picking up an infrared triangle mounted to the back of a picaxe based … Read more
Navigates around trying to avoid bumping into things
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My first robot, roughly based on the Start Here Bot, for the moment at least. I'm using a Picaxe-28 project board with the 28x2 chip, Sharp IR sensor, servo from … Read more
Question :- what on earth is  New Mega improved Mr.Tidy doing in Switzerland ?............ ..... To cut a long story short .....OddBot  has done it … Read more
Follows a line and navigates a course.
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Hey guys I recently found all my documentation for an old line follower we had to do for a first year course at my university. We did these in teams of 4. I built … Read more
Finally broken my robot post virginity. I decided to get an arduino to see what it was all about and was surprised how much quicker you can do things with the high … Read more
A vibrating robot I made for my little brother's 10th birthday. It has 2 batteries, a led and a vibrating motor from cellphone, all on a 20pin IC stand. The 2 … Read more
only one sensor line tracking, created and programed with picaxe 08m circuit, very simple: sensor, lth: robot: program: main: readadc 2,b0 if b0 < 50 then … Read more
Wander around avoiding objects in its path.
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  Here is my Less-is-MoreBot.   Ever since I started using the Picaxe chips, I started to wonder how far you could take the -08M. I made this robot to squeeze … Read more
Navigates around delivering drinks and finding IR LEDS.
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 ***** Updates on bottom*****    After building the "Start Here Project"  I wanted to do a few things with my next project Read more
This machine is controlled by a PicAxe Microcontroller. A servo (used for steering in R/C cars) is used to tilt the track for a ball to roll round. The degree of … Read more
That is the most useless but the most incredible of my robots. It is constructed simply with a booster and a PICAXE 08M is all. Read more
This is my fully functional scratch built R2-D2 with spinning dome and openning panels including accuating arms
…a long time ago…about 25 years ago actually I made a lifesize rc R2 out of cardboard, sweat and a lot of tape. It made it through one sf convention before I … Read more
Drives around multiple environments
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Forgive me LMR for I hath sinned. I have exchanged good design procedures for copious amounts of hot glue...but the result was my T-3! IK on my I.M.P. project where … Read more
points my XM Satellite antenna southwest
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Update: 12/14/10, Frntc hppy updt   Update 11-21-10 I finally uploaded the video's I took last month.   the 1st video is a trip to sporting goods store to buy a … Read more
I must have made a hundred modificated versions of easy and fast robots like this one. They are really fast and easy to do - it is quite fun to do quick … Read more
Line dancing, gun slinging, barfighting Hill Billy Bot
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Since I'm waiting for a new controller and my old bot somehow did what I wanted I'm starting something new (well, kind off). In the end most of the things I tried … Read more
First of all a big hello to everyone! Well after a long wait I've finally had my Mr Basic delivered (I guess the parcel couriers are helping Santa at the minute) … Read more
Balances on 2 wheels, r/c controlled
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      Well I am not sure I understand the phrase 'time to build' but that would be the time it took me to cut the parts and mount the motors, getting it to … Read more
Well, this is the hexapod that basically I just read the instruction and finish it. How I finish it? how it works? I don't know~ LOL! But this is where I start … Read more
Hi All, I wanted to share my first Robot with you. It's based on the Start Here robot. The range sensor is an SRF005. It has a Tamiya twin motor gearbox driven by … Read more
You know how it is sometimes, you start something and everything along the way goes wrong. This project started as something to get me into object recognition, but … Read more
nothing yet, soon it might walk
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A.P.O.S.T.O.L. is short for Armoured Prototype Of Systematic Takeover Of Land. It doesn't make much sense, but when me and my robotics group were thinking of a name … Read more
Its a project in the making ! A small scale CNC router. i want to be able to rout PCBs with it, but time will tell if it will be good enough to rout PCBs. the … Read more