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6 leged base platform, that walks around
Intro This is a 6 legged platform, that moves by walking around. You will need an RC servo controler to move the legs. Material list Plywood - The size of 2 … Read more
control commands on Arduino via a RC
Using a
Hello guys, this is my second tutorial. After a painstaking 2 days of work, finally got this working and I would like to share this with you guys. Okay I want to … Read more
myrobotlab, open source, Java, service based framework, robotics and creative machine control
Saves time and avoids many related coding mistakes.
I have been learning about programming for years. More recently, I have been taught that magic numbers or constants should not be hard coded deep in your program. … Read more
Give you an empty shell to make a remote
This idea came from CtC, who posted it here. I accidently stumbled on my old 40 MHz FM remote (like 25+years old) which I had lying around. You can scavenge a few … Read more
PIR motion sensor and also other useful stuff like motor with gears, LED, switches, 3 AA batteries and connectors
Hi! A friend of mine reminded me of a cheap source of electronic components that can be used in robots. And the best thing is you can find it in every … Read more
Standard ultrasound sensor connection to a Red Back Spider robot controller
Using a
Hello everyone! This is my very first tutorial on LMR. I have spent a lot of time trying to connect a SRF05 to a Red Back Spider robot controller but in vain. But … Read more
UPDATE 07.27.11 I have written a maze solving simulator and embedded it online. It allows users to build a maze and have a virtual robot solve it using the left … Read more
As a beginner I was having trouble to figure out how to hook up SSC-32 with arduino to create multi legs robot. Looking around all forum for solutions and sample … Read more
Helps newbies to learn how to program
Let’s start with a basic understanding of what program actually is. Program is a set of instructions for microcontroller to follow. A particular program is … Read more
Improves servos for robotics
Most servos are still made for radio controlled models not for building robots. If you want to mount servos in a different way, you need to buy or build brackets … Read more
Figure out which mode you should set on switch on Sabertooth motor controller
I was very confused about how to setup these switch on this controller and found this site pretty useful. Few clicks and you will find which setting you should go … Read more
  I found myself in a situation where polar coordinates are used in determining position and location of a small robot and several objects of interest.  In order … Read more
This is an old idea, finally I have the time to show it to the world. The are bottle shapes that perfectly fit together, you will see how easy it is to create a … Read more
Get a feel for beginning in electronics, design, etc.
  My first tip in this series is also the most important- the Notebook and other tools. In this tutorial we will cover: Read more
Helps beginners program AVR microcontrollers, makes code more readable
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attach components to supports like pvc, acrylic, wood, cardboard, polymorph
During the development of Farrusco, we tried a lot of different ways to attach components to PVC supports, from hot-glue, to screws and double side-tape. Because … Read more
Gives push button the typical ON/OFF toggle function.
Hi everyone, this is my first walkthrough, hope You'll enjoy ;-) ___Where the story begins___ I wanted to use a PC PSU as power supply for my works and I was … Read more