Let's Make Robots!
Program and control motors, servos, sensors
UPDATE Oct 8, 2012: I have made a small PCB adapter to complement the GOduino III to enable 90 degree positioning of directional sensors such as ultrasonic and IR … Read more
Beeps then the dog's water bowl is empty
For a friend of mine I made this small alarm that goes off then the dog's water bowl is empty. We set the following design goals: cheapbattery poweredmaintenance … Read more
Map's a robots enviroment, produces shortest path movement
This is my first Visual C# Program.   After a few attemps of trying to get wavefront mapping working on an Arduino, I decided to try simulate it on a PC. After … Read more
Recently, I bought the Seeed Studio SD Card Shield from Radio Shack for a decent price, around $13.00. It's composed of a shield with an sd card in which you cna … Read more
This is a project that I have been working on for a while.  A friend of mine has a small farm on a hobby basis and raises sheep. By law every sheep in Norway is … Read more
Displays the time in binary
Hi, this is a binary clock that I made for fun out of a Teensy 2.0, some 3mm leds, and RTC, and a 3D printed shell. It displays the current time(in 24-hour … Read more
Interface between MATLAB and Arduino to calibrate servo
Interface between MATLAB and Arduino microcontroller to calibrate servo. The Seeeduino Mega 1280 is used in this case. Problem:Servo does not center accurately and … Read more
Standalone system based on Raspberry Pi. Now with a laser cut frame and video streaming working. Status as of 2012.09.14 I could not make the old webcam (Microsoft … Read more
If you're not careful it tries to kill you...
My electrical engineer neighbor gave me six 12v led acid batteris- YAY!   These will most likely end up in a sumo robot for next years National Robotics Challenge, … Read more
Logs data....what else would it do!!!
This is one of the latest projects that I've been working on. The idea was simple and in a way came from the desire to design something similar to the … Read more
Moves a DSLR camera on a track and controls the camera. It is used for capturing time lapses with camera motion.
 Lots of love to the LMR community from Finland!   Introduction: (Skip this if you dont have time to read general bullsh*t) Read more
So earlier last night I was itching to do something robotic-y while waiting for my FOREVER order from dealextreme.com. I've been very curious about the embedded PC … Read more
Opening it up to see what's inside.
I recently bought a Hexbug Spider after seeing one in an Instructable.  The thing which impressed me was the unique directional control. Read more
This is an explanation of the code for the flow control I came up with it to get my Basic Stamp 2(BS2) talking to my Basic Stamp 1(BS1). I am showing the main loops … Read more
Get processors talking
Life needs interaction to live. Machines need programs to interact with us. Programs need connectivity to grow more complicated. Serial communication is what … Read more
Just a fun way to test yourself. This will help you know where you are lacking.
The idea is to match the statements with the appropriate drawing above. (Each drawing has a letter,) 1. Two zero pulses will make the LED light twice 2. Entering … Read more